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Hi I'm Allen

I was born and raised in the small town of Eagar, Arizona. I have a wonderful wife and four beautiful daughters. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I was born and raised in a small town in Arizona. I served a mission in the Missouri Independence Mission (Missouri/Kansas) when I was 19, and it was one of the greatest choices of my life. Upon returning I met and married the love of my life. We have now been married for ten years and have four beautiful daughters. I have completed my bachelors degree in accounting and received my CPA License. I feel that being a father is the single most important thing the Lord has trusted me to do in this life and I love each of my girls with all of my heart. In my spare time, which is rare, I enjoy riding horses, hunting, and camping. I enjoy spending time on these activities and love that my family enjoys doing them with me.

Why I am a Mormon

I have always believed that the church is true. However, I personally gained my testimony while serving a mission and trying to share the gospel with those around me. I had a difficult time on my mission trying to teach the gospel while really moving from the stage of believing it was true to knowing it was true. But on a morning I will never forget in a small apartment in Independence Missouri, the Lord touched my heart. From that experience I cam to the realization that the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints is God's church, that the Book of Mormon is true, and that Joseph Smith was a prophet of God.

How I live my faith

I serve where called upon in the church. During most of the last 7 or so years I have been able to serve in the priesthood group leadership. This has given me the opportunity to associate with the other priesthood holders in my local area. I also spend time trying to serve others outside the church who are also my brothers and sisters. I volunteer as a coach for little league soccer. I also volunteer to help several non-profit organizations in my community whose purposes are to help the needy, with their tax needs.