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Hi I'm Jeff Brown

I am a business man, a national champion, a husband to the greatest and most beautiful wife in the world and I am a Mormon.

About Me

"SLOW DOWN!"... Growing up, and even today those are the words I heard more times than I ever heard, "Did you do your homework?" or "Did you brush your teeth?" My life has always been a fast paced and exciting ride that I never want to get off. Growing up in my home there was always something going on...A party to go to, an athletic game to play in, a concert..ect.. In the Brown Family home there was never a time to sit back and just breathe. We were a very active family of 2 boys & 2 girls who were very involved in everything we did, from school to sports to music to church... We really enjoyed getting involved in just about everything. Growing up I played just about every sport imaginable, but later in my teen years my focus shifted when my dream of playing college basketball became more of a reality. I started getting looked at by several colleges my junior year of high school, and at that point I made the decision to go for it.. Through playing basketball, I learned so much about life and how to be successful. When I made the decision that I truly wanted to play college basketball, my focus and drive was taken to a whole new level. I found a whole new meaning of hard work and dedication, and not just to the game that I loved but to school, church, family, and friends. Basketball showed me that it is okay to be competitive, and that if we are not competitive in life we will never reach our full potential, whether that be in athletics, work, family, church or anything.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I had amazing parents who helped me to make the decision to get baptized at 8 years old. That one decision has changed my life. Growing up I always believed that the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints was true. There wasn't a moment that I can look back on and say ,"It was at that moment when I knew the Church was true." I always knew it was true. The love I felt, the comfort I had, and the direction the church brought into my life was something I will never forget. It has shaped me into who I am today. The church has been the backbone of my life since I can remember. It has helped me to be strong through adversity and hard times. It has helped me to be humble and put others ahead myself. But most importantly it has taught me that no one is perfect and that we will all make mistakes but it is through the saving grace of the atonement of Jesus Christ that we can be cleansed from our sins if we are willing to accept it and correct our mistakes. No one besides Christ is perfect, but through Christ we can be perfected.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by acting on the teachings that we have received from our Savior and loving Heavenly Father. A little over a year ago my wife and I were married in the Denver Temple where we were sealed for time and all eternity. One of the greatest teachings is that families can be together forever as they are married and sealed in the Temple by someone holding the priesthood authority. That teaching drives me everyday as my wife and I have embarked on journey that will never end. I am so grateful for that teaching and for my faith in the plan our Father in Heaven has for us. Another way I live my faith is through service. Faith is an action word and in order for us to have faith we must act. I recently returned home from serving a full time mission in Seattle Washington. While there I was called to serve with a special group of people from the Marshall Islands. I served in their branch for 18 months. I learned their language, learned their culture and fell in on love with each and everyone of them. They are great people who taught me so much, more than I could have taught them. They are perfect examples of faith and service. They don't have a lot, but of what they do have they will freely give. They are humble and loving. I am so blessed for being able to serve around them.