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Hi I'm Dwayne

I'm a pharmacist at a children's hospital. I'm a devoted husband and a father. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I have been married to the woman of my dreams for ten years and I have four wonderful children. I've gained a valuable education and I have served in the military. I now work at hospital with children who have cancer and I am really satisfied with my career as a pharmacist. I enjoy a wide range of activities including spending time with my wife, playing with my kids, working with my hands on projects in our home, baking, reading, watching movies, skeet and trap shooting, running, and I even play ping-pong and soccer occasionally. I also enjoy traveling and I dream someday of owning an old Mini Cooper.

Why I am a Mormon

My parents taught me the principles of the Gospel of Jesus Christ in our home and raised me in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. To me, my parents are great examples of faith because they made good choices about their faith with little support (and even some criticism) from their own families. They gave me the building blocks of knowledge and testimony that helped me to discover more and find answers to my own questions. The principles taught by my parents were tested and proved in our family at home. Ultimately it was up to me to test and discover if following Jesus Christ was truly something I believed and was willing to do for the rest of my life. I was baptized when I was eight years old and was given the Aaronic Priesthood when I was twelve. After completing high school and some college, I desired to serve a full-time mission for the Church. I was called as a missionary to serve in Austria for two years. Prior to leaving for my mission I realized that believing wasn't enough. I needed to know if my beliefs about Jesus Christ, The Book of Mormon, the Prophet Joseph Smith and the fullness of the restored Gospel of Jesus Christ were true. My witness did not come right away, but eventually I received this witness from the Holy Ghost after much study and prayer. I knew that I had been taught the truth and I wanted to share it with others. I served my mission and taught people that were willing to learn. Even though I am not a full-time missionary now, I strive to be a good example, to follow the teachings of Jesus Christ, and teach these principles to my own family. The ultimate blessings of the Gospel of Jesus Christ come from a loving Heavenly Father who desires to bless all of His children. One of the choicest blessings is after being married in the temple, having the opportunity to be with my wife and children throughout eternity. This is why I'm a Mormon.

How I live my faith

I've been a teacher, a leader, a Scoutmaster, and a full-time missionary. I have had many great experiences serving others within the congregation and in the community. Building meaningful relationships with neighbors, friends, and coworkers has been a source of happiness. I find the most joy in being with my family, teaching my children and being a good example of a disciple of Jesus Christ.