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Hi I'm Ryan

I grew up in California. I love skating, the beach and playing guitar with friends. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I grew up in California so I love the beach. There is no better feeling then chilling on the beach with some friends. I like skating but I'm not nearly as good as I want to be. I also enjoy playing the guitar and I also recently picked up the ukulele. Disneyland is the place to be! I love going there as often as I can. I Pretty much enjoy all sports but I especially love going golfing with my dad. I trained in Ju jitsu for a year and fell in love with it. Which means i love MMA as well. I am currently serving a mission in Mesa AZ. I love it and wouldn't be anywhere else. I'm the second of four boys in my family. The oldest is also currently serving a mission. I love all music, pretty much name a band and i will love it. I grew up going to a deaf Branch so because of that i know a little ASL.

Why I am a Mormon

I grew up as a member of the church. My Grandparents on my mom's side were converts to the church and I am so happy they chose to accept the gospel so that my parents could meet, so I could be a part of it. There was a point in my life where i wasn't too excited about the gospel but through study and great family I was able to see the truth. I love being a member of Jesus Christ's church. It's incredible how much the gospel has blessed my life. Some of the main reasons i have chosen to continue Being a member of the church is just how family oriented it is. The gospel really brings my family closer together as we all strive to live the gospel standards. I love going to church with my family, the happiness and spirit felt there is incredible and that's really what keeps bringing you back. Another huge reason why is the Book of mormon. As i have read and prayed about it I have recieved an answer that it is true. I love having another testament of Jesus Christ. The church of Jesus Christ truly answers questions to the soul. I know from it that i can be with my family forever and eternity. And I am so glad we have a living prophet again on the earth.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by attending my church meetings as often as i can. I try to help interpret for any meeting if I can. I just try and be as nice as i can be to everyone. I think if I can have a good impact on someone's life then I am following the example of Jesus Christ. I am currently a missionary so I try to be the best example I can be for others as a representative of the church. As a missionary i get to help other people out in any way I can. In the past i have helped set up Youth Confrences, which are events for the youth to go to. I have also been on Youth dance committee. I love trying to help set up any church events I can.

How can we increase our faith in Jesus Christ?

One of the best way I have felt to increase our personal faith in Jesus Christ is to study out his words in the scriptures. The Book of Mormon Another Testament of Jesus Christ helps so much! Having another witness that Jesus is the Christ and suffered for our sins is amazing, I know every time I read from that book I feel my faith and testimony increase. Another way is by living what we learn. Show more Show less