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Hi I'm Travis Stoecker

I was born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska. I really enjoy the outdoors and I am a Mormon.

About Me

I graduate from college in seven more weeks. I am in business and working for Wells Fargo Bank. My wife and I love to watch sports and to just hang outside. The smell of a camp fire is probably one of our most favorite smells. Watching Husker football on Saturdays is a tradition in our house. I also really enjoying working on vehicles. My grandpa is a mechanic so I learned at a young age if you take care of your vechicle it will take care of you.

Why I am a Mormon

Both my wife and I are both converts to the church. I have been a member for seven years and her about a year and a half. The elders just knocked on my mom and I's door one day. It is actually a funny story. We recieved a phone call from my grandma and she told us that she was being baptized and we asked what church and she said The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. She also said that she has been recieving the lessons for about a month or so. My mom and I both said really, we have been taking the lessons also. We had been taking the lessons at the same exact time 150 miles away from each other and had no clue. My grandpa and two uncles are not members, my wife is the only member in her family. We love our families dearly and just want everyone to experience the same feeling that we had when we found the truth. The blessings and the truths are like nothing else.

How I live my faith

I practice my faith by taking responsibility for so many faimilies in our ward. We call this hometeaching. We go out in pairs and teach certain families. We always make sure to ask if there is anything else we can help them with before we leave. Also I help out when people are moving from one home to the next. Loading trucks and caring couches is a speciality of any member of the church. I think that one of the most important things is just going to church on sunday and partaking of the sacrament. Also by obeying his commandments with the best of our abilities is another great way to show our faith.