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Hi I'm Todd Kilmer

Hello, My name is Todd, I am a Husband, Father, Banker, volunteer Firefighte/EMT and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am a Father and Husband. My wonderful family surrounds and supports me in all that I do. I have been a banker for over 20 years and a volunteer firefighter/EMT for over 10 years. I love my family, friends and community. I especially enjoy giving back to my community thru service.

Why I am a Mormon

I was raised in The Church of Jesus Christ of latter day saints. When I was 19 I embarked upon my mission to the wonderful people of the deep southern United States, particularly Alabama and Louisiana. I had the opportunity to share my feelings about Jesus Christ and his gospel with my brother's and sister's in these area's. While there I met a young man named Mike a few years older than myself who had recently joined The Church of Jesus Chris of latter day saints. Mike was small of stature but big of heart and spirit. Mike was an example of true Christ like love and charity to all he met. Mike was unable to serve a formal mission due to a congenital illness, however I like to think he served by proxy thru us missionaries. Mike's generosity, charity and sincere love of all around him was an example to me of someone who truly emulated the life of Jesus Christ, or as much as we can in this imperfect earthly state. Mike passed away within the next year due to his illness, yet his example of true christ like love will stay with me thru the rest of my mortal life. When I read the scriptures and ponder the life of Christ and what it must have been like to have lived and sat at His feet, I am reminded of the life of this young man who I briefly got to know and cherish. I am a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints because I want to be like my brother's Jesus Christ and Mike.

How I live my faith

I am a High councilor in my local Stake of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day Saints. That is like being a lay leader in my local parish or congregation. I work closely with other lay leaders in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter day saints. I assist them with their individual "jobs" in the church and help them to learn how to be better leaders to those they are assigned to work with. I enjoy my job as a high councilor. Part of my job is to speak to local congregations once a month and share with them my feelings and love of Jesus Christ and His gospel.