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Hi I'm Thomas Jarman

I was born in Arizona, and love family more than anything. I want to serve others as a doctor, and to uplift my community.

About Me

My name is Thomas. I was born and raised in Arizona, and moved to Texas shortly before beginning two years of missionary service. I have loved being involved in the community and dedicating myself to serving others. I hope to become a Doctor, have a family, and to help families that can't help themselves. Working hard to for high achievements has been a driving force in my academic and professional goals. Growing up, I have always been taught the importance of core principles and beliefs that help guide me in my own life, and how I interact with others. My parents raised me to be a Scouter, someone who is "trustworthy, loyal, helpful, friendly, courteous, kind, obedient, cheerful, thrifty, brave, clean, and reverent". I have grown up with a fierce and sincere desire to uphold my country, and the principles on which it was founded. The most that anyone could ever say about me is that I look to follow Christ in all I do.

Why I am a Mormon

Once, I heard someone bear their testimony of how they knew that these things are true. They said that they received their answer "in many minor events too mundane to mention, and a few experiences too sacred to express". When I look back at who I am today, and the path that has lead me here, I know that all of it would be different had I not been a Mormon. I continue to live these things not because they are easy, but because they are worth it. I know that the only way to true happiness is by having faith in Christ, repenting of my sins, and continuing to try and be a little better every day. I'm not a Mormon because I was told to be one, I am a Mormon because I need to be one.

How I live my faith

I live my faith through how I live my life. Part of who I am insists that there be no difference between who I am at school, work, or at church or at home. Being a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints means that you have promised Christ to try and follow His example. While none of us are perfect, I try and be better every single day. I show that love for Christ by my actions, towards others and my personal decisions. I want to be the best that I can be, because of what Christ has done for me. That personal commitment to following the Savior is something that I aim to build up in others, by showing the happiness that living the Gospel brings me.