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Hi I'm Dave Cole

I'm a Mormon. I live in Middleton, Idaho.

About Me

I am a ordinary guy just working and trying to do the best I can to be a good husband, father, and grandfather. For over 20 years I have been employed in the electric motor service business and before that as a truck driver. I like to play the guitar to relax. My favorite activity is to spend time with my wife just hanging out. We garden together, watch movies, spend time with our children and grandchildren, and help in our church.

Why I am a Mormon

When I was fourteen years old a friend shared the plan of salvation (where we came from, why we are here, and where we go after this life) with me. I was touched deeply within my soul when he spoke of the Celestial Kingdom. After attending Church for a while I was baptized. That was many years ago. Since that day I have witnessed the power of the Lord and His priesthood countless times in my life as many lives have been changed. I have received a powerful testimony that God the Father and Jesus Christ live and love us. Joseph Smith was a real prophet of God. The Book of Mormon contains the true teachings of God. We have a living prophet today. My relationship with our Father in Heaven and our Savior Jesus Christ brings me strength, peace and joy. We live in a world where we face uncertainty and risk every day but the gospel of Jesus Christ gives me confidence to move forward and I know that my family and I will be be watched over. The Priesthood ordinances of the temple have given me the opportunity to live eternally with my wife and my family. The Gospel of Jesus Christ teaches us all we need to know to live happily in this life and forever after. I have never regretted my decision to become a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. I invite you to learn about the teachings and blessings of the Church. It will change your life.

How I live my faith

When I was baptized a member of the Mormon church I made a promise to do work as hard as I can to be the best I can be. I have tried ever since to follow the commandments of God. Everything the Lord has asked me to do I have done with all of my heart. Being weak and flawed I have not served perfectly, but I have been able to help others to trust the Lord. I believe that Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ love me. I trust their teachings. They have never let me down. Every aspect of my life is better because of them.