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Hi I'm Will

I'm a poor, starving, college student. I rely on our Savior every day for work, homework, and relationships; and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I've spent my entire life on the California central coast, and I can't imagine living anywhere else. I am currently attending school so that one day, and only God knows what day that will be, I can receive a degree in Mechanical Engineering. I am as happy sitting at my computer playing a game or writing code as I am at hiking in the mountains or kayaking in the ocean. I have had many jobs, mostly fast food, but hope someday for a career that I love. In the meantime I strive to do the best wherever I am.

Why I am a Mormon

I was raised as a Mormon, but I never really believed it. After some key events when I was eighteen, which can only be described as divine inervention, I actually wanted to know if everything that I had been taught was true. For the first time in my life I not only felt His love but aslo recognized it as such. When I was nineteen I became a full-time missionary and served for two years in Phoenix. Since then I have had reasons to wonder if I really want to continue in the faith. But I know that Jesus is my savior just as I know that the sun shines, and that this is His church restored on the earth. I can no more deny HIm than I can deny all of the stars in the sky.

How I live my faith

As a scientist, some may see me as a hyprocrite for also being a man of faith. But I don't see it that way. Science and faith actually work on very simple principles. Some people say that faith cannot be proven, yet scientific principles are endlesssly debated and revised. The difference is that if you want to feel God's love you can't read somebody else's case study and then conclude whethere or not it is true, you have to perform the experiment as well if you want to feel His presence. There isn't a day that goes by that I don't hear HIs voice, always guiding me what to do. I strive to learn all that I can, both knowledge that is of this world, and knowledge of the world beyond.