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Hi I'm Justin Quackenbush

I love playing soccer, playing the piano, spending time with my parents and my 3 younger brothers, and I love the gospel.

About Me

I was born in Iowa, but grew up in Gilbert, Arizona. My parents taught me to work hard and to live the gospel. I spent my childhood playing soccer, exploring the world, and enjoying time with my brothers. During high school, I was a member of the National Honors Society and took my schooling very seriously. I played Target Striker and Outside Midfielder on the Highland High School Boys Soccer Varsity team. I also swam for the Highland High Swim Team. I love doing anything adventurous, whether it be riding quads, jumping snowmobiles, wakeboarding, or snowboarding. I am happiest when I am with my family. I am now a missionary, Starszy Quackenbush, heading for the Poland, Warsaw mission. I love the Lord and I love my family, and work every day to make them proud.

Why I am a Mormon

I have been a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints for my entire life. I was born into the church after generations of LDS members. But, this wasn't enough for me. I read the entire Book of Mormon, and took Moroni's promise in Moroni 10:3-5. I got on my knees and prayed as hard as I knew how. I received my answer through the Holy Ghost that I KNOW that this church is true. I cannot deny it, and never will. I am a Mormon because the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints is true! I know it, and it has changed my life for the better every single day!

How I live my faith

I live my faith by living how I believe Jesus Christ would have lived. I pray constantly, whether vocally or internally. I strive to live my life in a way that is consistent with Christ's teachings, and with the Book of Mormon. Every day, I work to be an example of Christ as I bring myself and others closer to Him. I will stand as a witness of God through the way I act, not the words I speak. I will live like Jesus Christ.

What is the Book of Mormon?

Justin Quackenbush
The Book of Mormon is wonderful. It is truly the compilation of the teaching of prophets who were called of God. The Book of Mormon is the foundation of my life. Through reading the Book of Mormon, I can come closer to my Savior, Jesus Christ. I can feel of the Holy Ghost and find the peace that I search for. The Book of Mormon lifts me when I am down, strengthens me when I am weak, and has truly brought me closer to Christ. Show more Show less