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Hi I'm Jasen

I love technology, love to serve. I am a devoted husband, father and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

Our Heavenly Father has given me the gift to understand technology. For some reason it just clicks and I understand. I love anything to do with technology and especially enjoy writing code. Be it visual basic or PHP / MySQL for my websites, I get satisfaction in seeing the end result of my hard work. I love to serve those around me in any way I can. I enjoy music and movies, but most of all I enjoy my family. My life, the choices I make both personal and in business center around the thing that is most important to me. My Family.

Why I am a Mormon

Truthfully, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints would have been the last church I would have joined. I attended mostly Baptist / Pentecostal churches during my youth. Although my mother taught me to continually seek out the word of God and to pray often, she also told me all about "the mormons" and why I should stay clear of their church. When I was about 16 years old, I became concerned about all the different religions/beliefs. I remember asking my preacher, "what happens when we die"? His response was that we would walk with Jesus for all eternity. Although, this response seemed wonderful, it also seemed empty. The whole purpose of life had to be more than getting the opportunity to walk with Jesus. At that point I started a church tour. I spent the next two years going from church to church, staying until I found something that didn't make since. Found so many churches that did so much good, but none of them had all the answers I was seeking. Where were we before we came here? What is the purpose of being here? Where do we go when we die? At that time I was spending a lot of time with one of my best friends and her parents invited me to listen to the Mormon missionaries to learn more about their faith. I quickly answered, "Oh, no! I already know all about your church, I'm not interested". He asked me twice more over a period of about two weeks and I reluctantly agreed, as they seemed to truly care for me. After my first visit with the Elders, I swarmed them with questions. They told me to go home, write down every question I had ever had and then when I returned, they would answer every one. During that second visit, the Elders answered every question with clarity and with answers that made complete since. Everything I had been taught about the Mormons in my youth were either half-truths or just outright false. I knew at that moment I had found my church. I know the teachings of this church to be true and it has changed my life.

How I live my faith

I try to live my faith by being an example, by being of service to others and by sharing my love for the Gospel of Jesus Christ. I start by sharing principles that I know to be true in my home with my family, with my friends and on occasion even with those I do not know. I am tolerant and respectful to individuals that may have differing views, but have a solid testimony of the truthfulness of this church. I try to keep the basics, personal prayer, scripture study (which includes the Bible and the Book of Mormon), family prayer and a family night once a week. I also set aside one night a week for my sweet and amazing wife to continually build on our relationship. I constantly look for opportunities to share what I know to be true, as there is so much misinformation about The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. I strive to be humble, patient, respectful and continually thank God for the things I have been blessed with.