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Hi I'm Josh

I'm an internet marketing professional. I love photography and my family. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I'm a fairly easy-going guy who loves my family! I have an absolutely gorgeous wife and an adorable son (4-months old). Professionally I spend my time in marketing. Personally I spend my time on photography, sports and spending time with my family.

Why I am a Mormon

I was raised LDS, but that is not why I still follow the faith today. My mother, a convert to the LDS faith, did an amazing job raising me and my siblings without a father in the home. She taught me correct principles from the gospel, but let me govern myself. When I was young I never doubted the truthfulness of the gospel. I really enjoyed attending church, but mostly for social reasons. When I hit my early teens I began wanting to understand more about the doctrine. This led me down a wonderful path of communicating with my Heavenly Father through personal prayer and studying the scriptures. Throughout my journey to find the truth, I don't ever remember a specific "ah ha" or light bulb moment. Instead, I had countless small and simple confirmations along the way letting me know that the path I was on was pleasing to God. Excitement, pleasure and happiness can happen for many reasons throughout a person's life, but pure peace only comes from living the Lord's commandments.

How I live my faith

As a member of the LDS faith I have the privilege of serving alongside my fellow congregation members. My current responsibility is teaching the high-school aged youth each morning at 610AM! Yup, that's right 610 in the morning, Monday through Friday. Being an Early-Morning Seminary teacher has really enriched my life. Throughout this school year I witnessed miracles weekly because of my students. Without fail 12-15 youth would wake up at 515AM and come to the church to learn about the Gospel. Many of these youth were heavily involved in athletics, theater and other activities that demanded most of their evenings, but regardless of their busy schedules they chose to attend Seminary each morning. Getting 12-15 teenagers to attend religious instruction each weekday would be a challenge by itself, but asking them to attend one at 610AM truly shows the miracle of the Gospel.