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Hi I'm Brandon

I live in Arizona but work in Nevada. I manage a wedding chapel in Las Vegas and promote it worldwide. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I'll eat anything once. Okay, maybe twice. I love to travel and my work provides ample opportunity for that, so I get to experience other cultures and the food they eat pretty often. I love to cook because I know I'm eating it when I'm through. Growing up, my folks were very aware of health foods and it's what we ate most of the time. I couldn't stand it, and became the junk food junkie of the family. Time has a way of changing things though, and as it turns out, I'm kind of a health food nut now. Although I have to say that there's always a good cookie to appreciate every now and then. I'm a dad. I have three great sons and yeah, they'll eat just about anything I eat (although I confess I did have to pay them $5 each if they would eat a raw oyster with me). I love being with and there for them. I'm a husband too. My wife is everything I want to be and more. Poor thing, she got the short end of the stick when she agreed to marry me.

Why I am a Mormon

I joined the church with my family when I was in high school. It was a compass for me then, as it was extremely instrumental by providing direction at a time in my life when there were many roads leading everywhere. To me, the Gospel of Jesus Christ is Mercy. And I need as much of that as I can get. It also provides understanding for me. As a kid, I always worried about what would happen to my family if anything should happen to us. The questions, "Where did I come from?" and "Why am I here?" and "What is after this life?" had always plagued me, as I had no definitive answers. When the missionaries explained the answers to these questions, I knew it was true; we all knew. Now, because of this knowledge, there's a huge amount of peace in my life.

How I live my faith

I love that there's no such thing as a sedentary Mormon. It's a church of service, which to me, embodies the very essence of Jesus Christ. That being said, it's not uncommon for me to help people I don't even know to move, maintain their yards, recover from disasters, and remodel their homes. I've taught survival skills, hiked, biked, canoed, fished, repelled and climbed with youth. Taking a meal to a person in need is a pleasure and just be a listening ear to someone in need is something I've always had a good feeling about. It's about Action and not just words for me. I'm far from perfect, but I try to live my faith by being of service to others. It's what Jesus did perfectly and I will do my best to do the same.