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Hi I'm Josh

I'm a photographer. I'm a traveler. I'm a writer. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

Still young and as ambitious as ever, I've recently begun some travels around North and South America visiting temples and sites of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day-Saints. My passion for photography and writing began as a small boy, and have stayed with me several years later. After a couple years of college studies, and a service mission for my the church in Argentina, I've hit the road and began to make a future for myself by sharing my passion and love for photography, travel, and writing!

Why I am a Mormon

Ever since I was a kid I've had the opportunity to travel around the world with my family because of my dad's career as a commercial pilot. As long as I can remember, I've always noticed the strong contrast between the way I've felt in my own home and the home's of my friends within the church, to the way I feel everywhere else in the world. We live in a world where trusting what you feel is no longer a valid way to gain a knowledge of something; but the way I have always felt when I'm close to my church and the teachings I know to be true cannot be dismissed. I gained a testimony of this church over years during my childhood, and I didn't honestly "know" it was all true until I was about 17 when I began to pray to know for myself. I never received an answer from an angel, or saw God; but I always felt peace in what I was doing, and always felt the absence of that peace when I strayed away from what I knew in my heart was right.

How I live my faith

Actions speak louder than words. With everything we say we believe and do, it means nothing unless we make an effort to validate them with proof of action. Each of us has a purpose in this life, and it can only be achieved through our actions. I strive each day to live my religion the best that I can. There is so much to this church, but the most important things are the most basic things- prayer, scripture study, and attending church. I haven't got a wife and kids, a career, or much else figured out perfectly right now; but I do know that when we live the commandments of God each day, we are entitled to the blessings He wants for us.