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Hi I'm Shane

I am from Las Vegas. I am an uncle. I thoroughly enjoy writing music and I am a Mormon.

About Me

I love music I think everyone does. Acoustic guitars are the best, with just one singer, simple music. I play the Ukulele and enjoy singing. My mom's family is Polynesian. I love Hawaii. A surf board, waves, food, my "uke" and of course family and friends are my ideal situation. Although I will never be one, I understand how someone could be a "beach-bum" and surf everyday. I believe however, in putting the Lord first and accomplishing what He would have for me. I am working on a degree in business, and I love learning and trying new things. I am an uncle, which for now is really OK!   

Why I am a Mormon

JOY. I OWN JOY. Life is not always rosy, and it certainly stinks sometimes, but I have joy. I am happy and it is because I understand my purpose. Life is not easy, but I know it will be worth it in the end! Simply, I believe because I know The Book of Mormon to be the Word of God. I have read it, and I have asked God if it is true and He has confirmed that it is! It has helped me to love my family better. It has helped me understand the need for Jesus Christ. I was not always sure if the church and the teachings were true, but what kept me coming back were the members, they are good people, they are far from perfect, but they try their best to follow the Savior's example. Continuing my attendance at church allowed me to gain a testimony of what I know to be true. I know that Jesus Christ lives, that He and my Father in Heaven are there for me. I know that Jesus Christ died for me and in the process, He became at one with me and really knows exactly how I feel. He knows what it means to walk in my shoes, unlike anyone else. God has a plan for us all, and He is so aware of us even on the most seemingly insignificant details of our lives. I know this. I know what my purpose is, I have never questioned that. That is why I am a Mormon, the Church teaches the truth.    

How I live my faith

The Church gives so many opportunities to serve, but more importantly it has taught me to just go about doing good. To have an Attitude of Service. To "Lift the Hangs that Hang Low!" There are so many people we can help, and who will help them if any of us turn away?  When we pray for an opportunity to serve, we will get one!

What blessings can you receive from reading the Book of Mormon, the Bible, and other scriptures?

 THE WORDS OF JESUS CHRIST WILL TELL YOU ALL THINGS THAT YOU SHOULD DO! Truly, any question of the soul can be answered by reading the scriptures! I love the scriptures. The Book of Mormon in particular has helped me to love my family, and I have come to know just exactly who Jesus Christ is as I read from it. I understand why He is so important, and what a belief in Him can do for me and for ANYONE! MY PLEA TO THE WORLD is that everyone should give it a chance! If they do, it will change them for the better, and they will feel the love of God more in their lives! Life will still be life, and we will still have hard rainy days, but the scriptures will change things. The Book of Mormon has changed me, and it continues to do so as I apply the things I learn from it. With a surety I know that Jesus Christ lives! Show more Show less