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Hi I'm Robert

I'm a student, meteorologist and an athlete. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I was born and raised in the state of Virginia. Now I am a college student studying to become a meteorologist in Virginia. I really enjoy being outdoors and relaxing. I have really enjoyed being on my own since starting school. The freedom has allowed me to grow and find what I really like in my life. One day I do hope to have a family and a job in meteorology.

Why I am a Mormon

Back in November of 2010, I had an accident. I was struck by a car while riding my bike home. I was able to walk away and I came to realize that someone was watching over me. A month later I get a phone call from a friend asking if it was alright if the missionaries could come to my apartment. I said yes. They gave me a Book of Mormon to read. I read it for a few months and with help from my friend I was able to understand it. I felt at peace in my soul. I was able to sleep better at night. I took the initiative and called the missionaries. I could not deny the feeling I was having. I made the decision to be baptized. I am first in my family to become a member. I have enjoyed my life even more. I know that the Book of Mormon is true. I know that this church is true. Through my faith in Jesus Christ, I have felt better and have become a better person. I may make a mistake but the sacrifice that Jesus made has helped me overcome these mistakes. I am thankful for all that I have in my life. I don't look back at my past but I look forward to the future knowing that one day, every thing will alright. In Alma 36:3 "I do know that whosoever shall put their trust in God shall be supported in their trials, and their troubles, and their afflictions, and shall be lifted up at the last day." I know that it is true. I seen it in my life. I face challenges but I make it through them. I know that this all is true.

How I live my faith

I have really enjoyed being a part of my ward. I help the missionaries for our ward get around the area and help teach members and non members. It has been a real privilege to help missionaries and help others. I share the gospel over the social media outlets like Facebook and Twitter with scriptures and quotes.

What is faith?

Faith is having a belief and a hope for something that is unseen but true. Faith is the foundation of ourselves. Our faith may start off small but as continue to believe and do what is right, your faith will grow to be strong. When there are difficult task placed in front of you, you will have no fear the future and you will make it through the storm. Show more Show less