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Hi I'm Tyler

I'm native to Arizona. I love to wakeboard, play softball and dirt bike. I'm a tall, blonde and have huge feet. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am 28 years old. I recently started medical school. I am happily married to my wonderful wife of six years. We do not currently have any children, but she is working as a doctor of physical therapy. I enjoy outdoor activities, and any other activity that involves my wife. Together we love to play softball. We love having date nights together. After six years of marriage people still ask if we are newly weds. I will gladly take the compliment.

Why I am a Mormon

I find great joy in being a Mormon. Sometimes people ask me how I can be happy when my church restricts me from doing so many things the world desires. It's not hard to tell that the world does not offer any type of lasting happiness. I don't see the commandments as restrictions, but instead I consider them opportunities to grow closer to my Heavenly Father. I Know I will never find regret in obeying the Lord's commandments. He is truly the one sure course for happiness. Being a Mormon does not make me immune from the hardships or disappointments that I face. I face challenges as well as anyone else who has lived this life. It is tough. The uncertainty that my wife and I face with regards to our future careers is very difficult. I guess the only difference is that my wife and I have a different perspective the many others. We see our time now as a trial that will allow us to grow and become closer to our Father in Heaven. Sometimes during times of frustration, all I can do is kneel and pray for help. I do know that our Heavenly Father loves each one of us. I know that Jesus Christ feels our every pain, not matter if it is spiritual, emotional, temporal, or physical. He knows us each by name. I also know that he desires to help us, and he does help us. Not always in our time, but his answers to my prayers do come. As a Mormon I find peach and happiness. I find joy with my family and loved ones. I find comfort in a God who cares for each one of his children.

How I live my faith

As a Mormon I continually have opportunities to serve. Everyone one in the church gives of their time and talents to help others within the community and congregation. We are a service oriented faith. I oversee nearly 70 families within my community and congregation. This position has taken me out of my comfort zone and has given me the opportunity to serve and get to know many of these families. On a monthly basis I get to visit assigned families and share with them my thoughts and beliefs. Together we strengthen each others faith. The wonderful thing about being a Mormon is that you know you have someone who can relate to you and who you can count on and trust. My current position in the church as well as my previous positions have all helped me grow. At one time I taught little children and youth. During that time I realized how strong the youth and children of the church are. I better appreciated the temptations and challenges that they face today, and I was strengthened by they faith and spiritual strength as they live righteous lives. My goal as a Mormon is to be an example to those not of our faith. I am happy to stand out in the crowd, and I welcome the opportunity to share my beliefs. As a Mormon I hope others see something in me that is different and wish to learn more. Through righteous living I find happiness and joy. This is how I live my faith.