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Hi I'm Scott Hoyt

I am a Mormon. My wife and I have three adult children and 10 grandchildren. We love the Lord and we love our little family.

About Me

My beautiful wife and I have been married for over 36 years and are more in love than ever. We have three wonderful children and 10 great grandchildren, all of whom are wonderfully great! My greatest ambition in life is to be a good husband, father and grandfather I am a college graduate and currently work as the National Director of Marketing Communications for a national grocery company. In the past I have been a Vice President, National Manger and held other executive positions. I have always been active in our communities and schools, serving on various committees. I have been a scoutmaster, coach, and at times politcally active. My responsibilites within the church have been many; teacher, friend, leader, Bishop, High Counselor My favorite pastime are lively discussions on any topic with my family, family history, hiking and backpacking in the mountains of Colorado, sports, golf, photography and gardening

Why I am a Mormon

The missionaries found me when I was 17. I was searching for the church long before that. I read the bible, I searched my feelings, I prayed to be guided. I knew there was truth out there, I just didn't know where. I went to many churches and met many wonderful caring people. But I still lacked what I wanted, a confirmation of truth. A young lady I knew (who would someday become my wife) belonged to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. I knew very little of this church outside of the fact that they were commonly referred to as mormons. My first experience in attending the "mormon" church was under a tragic condition. My young lady friend's brother drowned in an accident and I attended his funeral. I was amazed how all those there testified of life eternal in Christ, and as sad as the situation was, there was a firm hope and a certainty of a eternal family. I felt a burning within to know more. The rest is history, I have never doubted that I found the truth those long years ago. I love the church because it changed me to be a better man. I'm a better man because I know Heavenly Father and Christ love me personally. I know I am a son of God. I have endeavored to be charitable, kind, compassionate and to try to develop all the Godly attributes Paul so richly teaches us.

How I live my faith

One testimony to me that this is the Lord's church is through my family. Our children married well to equally special spouses, all active in the church. They have become model citizens, loving, caring spouses and parents. What they have become is on account of the church and their mother (and in spite of their father). They are our friends as well as our children. The Lord's desire for us to develop and share our talents taught me to be involved in our communities, schools and church. I have served on performaing arts committees, coached soccer, school committees, community beautification projects, etc.. I have served in many leadership positions within the church.