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Hi I'm Harrison

I grew up in San Diego, CA. I am a husband and a father. I work in marketing for a professional baseball team and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I've called San Diego, CA my home my whole life, except for 2 years where I served as a missionary in Baltimore, MD. I have been married to my wife since 2000 and we have one son. My wife & I enjoy going on road trips especially up the coast to San Luis Obispo or Santa Barbara, or to visit family. I enjoy sports (mainly my San Diego Padres), riding my Vespa, movies, music, reading and going for a run...I've been known to play Xbox now and then too. To be honest I enjoy the simple quiet life hanging out w/ family and friends, enjoying good food and better conversations.

Why I am a Mormon

My parents were baptized members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints when I was a year old, so I grew up learning about the gospel. That being said, my testimony was mine to gain. I remember as a teenager doubting the existence of God and Jesus Christ, I decided I wanted to know not just believe. I studied the scriptures and prayed, as I thought about the scriptures I had read I began to reflect on events in my life and could see God's influence in my life. The more I looked the more I saw and the stronger my testimony became. Today I can say that I know that my Heavenly Father lives and loves me. I know that Jesus Christ is my savior and died for my sins. This gives me hope and fills my life with joy. One of my favorite principles of being Mormon is that if you want to know something you can study it, pray about it and you can gain a personal testimony. I am not expected to just simply believe because I am told to, but encouraged to lean for myself, this strengthens my faith.

How I live my faith

Being Mormon gives me many opportunities to serve others. Currently I have the opportunity to work with teenage boys in the San Diego area. I'm responsible for training other youth leaders, teaching the young men what it means to be a man and we get to have some fun at dances and other activities too. It really is rewarding to watch a 15 year old young man who puts his ravenous appetite aside in order to make sure the young women get their meals first or other gestures of respect that are often lost amongst today's youth.