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Hi I'm Michael

I am a consultant and a speaker. I love tennis and going on dates with my wife. I love frozen custard and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I have been married to my sweetheart for 26 years. We have four beautiful children and two grandchildren (and one on the way!) I am a business consultant and speaker. I travel a lot on my job and it gives me a chance to see our beautiful country and other parts of the world. I love tennis, especially when I'm playing with my son. I served a mission for the church in the Dominican Republic. I love the people there. They are humble, kind and generous. I graduated from Brigham Young University in 1991. I loved going to school there.

Why I am a Mormon

I joined the church when I was 19 years old. I joined because I knew that it was true. I prayed to find out and through the influence of the Holy Ghost, I was able to know that the Book of Mormon was indeed the word of God - just like the bible. It wasn't easy for me to make the decision to join the church. At first it seemed like such a big step for me. Years later, I am so grateful that I joined. The gospel of Jesus Christ has provided me with great direction and peace in my life. It seems that no matter what I face, the gospel has answers for me. That helps me to feel great confidence and hope, especially in times of difficulty and challenge. I know that the gospel has been restored to the Earth once again. I am grateful to know that the heavens are open and that we receive guidance through a living prophet. I know that we are blessed when we live the commandments, take good care of one another, and try to make the world a better place.

How I live my faith

I have always loved serving in the church. I serve by teaching and I love the people that are part of my congregation. I have families that I visit each month and I try to make sure that they know that I love them and that I am willing to help them in any way. The holy temple is so important to me. I try to visit the temple each week and love the chance to deepen my relationship with my Heavenly Father by going there and serving. There is no place on Earth like the temple. There is a great feeling of peace and purpose there. I feel God's love when I am there.