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Hi I'm Ed Davidson

I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am 65 years old and retired. My last employment was with the Municipal Police Department as a Detention Officer. Before that, I worked in the Computer Industry for almost 40 years. I am married (my second marriage). I have three children and ten grand children. My wife has two children and no grand children. We have been married for 10 years and we enjoy each other and our families. I like to garden and cook. I have been referred to as "The Cookie Man" and "Eddie Crocker". My wife and I enjoy traveling together. We try to take at least two major trips during a year. I am currently serving as the Ward Mission Leader in my Ward. It is a very rewarding experience.

Why I am a Mormon

I have been a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints since I was eight years old. The church has taught me good principles and has provide good activities for me all through my life. When I was younger I depended on my parents and family's beliefs, but at the age of 19 I decided to server a mission for the church. Early in my mission, after studying the scriptures and praying a lot, I was able to gain my own testimony that the Chruch of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints was a church of God and that it followed the teaching of Jesus Christ. After that, it was easier for me to share this message with the people in the area where I served my mission. The church has given me many opportunities to serve others and I have discovered that I am happiest when I am serving other people. Also, making good choices by following the teaching of Jesus Christ has brought much happiness and joy in my life.

How I live my faith

I attend my church meeting as often as possible. I pray a lot and thank God for the many blessings that He has given me and ask Him to continue to help me in all the things I do. I read and study the scriptures. It is important to know how Jesus Christ wants me to live my life and I find that the scriptures help me understand how Jesus lived, so I can follow His example. I like to live my life in a healthy manner and I try to choose good activities that are good for my mental and physical well being. I like to share my talent of being able to cook fairly well with others and this helps me think of others so I am not always thinking of just myself.