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Hi I'm Scott

I grew up all over the world. I'm a triplet. I love life! I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am married to my best friend and we have two wonderfully energetic teenagers. I grew up all over the world (Western United States, Germany, Bolivia, etc.). I am a triplet and enjoy being the oldest! I work as a software architect for a internet company and enjoy studying technology and how to best apply it.

Why I am a Mormon

I try my best to follow Jesus Christ. I love both the Bible and the Book of Mormon. I will always remember reading the Book of Mormon while I was a senior in high school: many good warm feelings of happiness. That's how I knew the Book of Mormon is true and that Jesus is the Christ. Because I know what I know I try my best to do what I should do. That's why I'm a Mormon.

How I live my faith

I begin and end every day with the wonderful gift of prayer. I read scriptures every day so that I can feel the Lord's voice. I try to make those around me happy. I serve in the church because I know that the Lord supports and strengthens those that are obedient and humble. I serve because I can see the Lord's hand as people's lives change through small and simple acts of service and obedience...it just feels good! I work with Spanish-speaking members from Central and South America. I love learning from them and trying to speak Spanish.

What is the difference between attending church and the temple?

Scott
Churches are open to everyone, both members of the church and our friends of other faiths. They are places to worship and learn together. There are Sunday School classes. There are worship services that anyone can attend. Temples are different. Temples are holy places where we do holy work and only members of the church who are doing all that they should can enter. This helps keep temples, which we believe are the Lord's House, clean, dignified and reverent. Show more Show less