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Hi I'm Mark Lavering

I live in Washington. I enjoy snowboarding, skateboarding, and Pink Floyd. I'm a Mormon

About Me

What I enjoy doing most is snowboarding, which I have been doing since age 10. I am the third child of five in my family, with 3 boys and 2 girls. I am an Eagle Scout for a little while now. My project was building a disc golf course at a local park. I just recently graduated from high school and am serving a 2 year mission starting in August of 2014. I will be serving in the Milwaukee, WI Mission.

Why I am a Mormon

I believe this is the one and true church that Jesus Christ has organized upon the Earth. I believe it is the restored gospel and that through the great plan of happiness, we can all return to live with our Father in Heaven once more. Christ suffered for our sins in what is called the Atonement, so that we could repent and have a way back to Heavenly Father. The Priesthood has been restored and its authority is with this church. Through faithfulness, it can bless lives and truly change individuals. It is our responsibility as members of this church to give strict heed to the council of the one and true prophet on the earth today, Thomas S. Monson. I know the Savior lived and died for us and that we owe it to him to make it back.

How I live my faith

I have been a hometeacher with my dad for many years where we have visited families and taught in their homes. I was involved with the youth for many years as one of them where I helped plan/organize events in the area