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Hi I'm Selwyn D. Brown

I'm a Mormon, I grew up in the Northwest. I'm a Father, Divorced then Remarried, Grandpa, and a friend.

About Me

I'm a Grandfather of 17 grandchildren. I had a wonderful loving Mormon family living in small western town of Moses Lake, WA. I did what normal Mormon boys do; attended Seminary, served two years for the Church on the Eastern coast. I love to play golf, and watch some sports on the television. I have done woodcrafts with my wife of 26 years. My family are my best hobbies and interests I have. I have worked very hard all of my life tring to make a living for my family.

Why I am a Mormon

I’m just a man who is trying the best I can to be a better person and to follow the Golden Rule. I was born into the Church; I had a loving family which was a Father, Mother, two brothers, two Sisters. We lived in Idaho where I was born and later moved to Washington. I was trying like most kids my age to fit into some group and to be liked. I loved sports; baseball, basketball, tennis, volleyball, anything that involved being active. I knew that someday I wouldn’t be able to perform at my best, that I learned the rules and became an umpire and an official. I have always tried to be a good friend with everyone that I came in contact with. My goal was to get an education, marry, have children, and just enjoy being here on this great planet. I married, had three children (two sons and a daughter) in my first marriage, but that ended in a divorce, which ended badly. I lost contact with my two sons, but not with my daughter who came and lived with us until she married. I was still trying to find the right soul mate that I was always told that I should have. I finally met my soul mate with whom I have been married twenty-six years and still counting, and the one who I will live my life with, but I made some mistakes, left the Church, but not my Testimony or the beliefs which I continued to live. I spent the next 8 long years, trying to get my life back, but I did come back into the Church. It wasn’t always and easy trip, because for what I found out was for my life and work, it was always going to be hard, and Murphys Law would always come into play and I would have to do it over and over until I got it correct. There were times I felt like quitting, but I knew that someday if I just took one step at a time and kept my focus on the light at the end of the tunnel. I have had a great life, with my soul mate beside all the way and with 17 great grandchildren, who all love their PaPa (which is the nickname which all of them call me, because of all the other grandparents).

How I live my faith

I try to treat people like I would express to be treated. In my calling in the Church was able to meet many people from different parts of the world. We all had one thing in common that was our belief of why we were here at this same times, trying to end dure, help others to be worth of our Savior Love. I have tried to live a drug free life, because I have always felt that my body was a special gift from my Heavenly Father. During the period of inactivity. I found myself all alone with most of my friend that was in the Church not knowing how to react to situation which I had put myself in. I knew that I needed to keep believing in what I was taught as an youngster that everything would work out. Knowing now that we're perfect and make mistakes, and with the knowledge that the Savior has died for me and took away my sins. I only have to keep trying to be more like the Savior in my body and mind and try to live a life that one day I can return to my Father in Heaven.