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Hi I'm Jonathan Ralph

I recently finished my undergrad and moved out to california with my family for work. I have two kids, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I recently graduated with an undergrad degree and am currently working for Cisco Systems in California. I'm a father of two and enjoy being with them. I love playing sports, games, watching movies, shooting guns, and being outdoors. I come from a large family, and grew up in the Kent, Washington area for almost all life.

Why I am a Mormon

Everytime I read the Book of Mormon, I can feel the spirit telling me of its truthfulness. It makes my life happier, and I know that I've been blessed by following the gospel. Everything fits together just right. If God is the same yesterday, today and forever, why wouldn't he provide me with a living prophet, why would be provie me with continued revelation, why wouldn't he bring is authority back to earth again, why wouldn't he provide me with the path to return to him? I sometimes wonder where I would be without the gospel in my live and it scares me. The Church provides a path to return back to our Heavenly Father. I know that I am a better person because of the Gospel. Sometimes it is hard to describe how, but I feel like I've always known of its truthfulness. Whenever I hear the living prophet speak I feel inside that what he says is true. And I'm grateful to know that I can be with my family forever. I've had a few family members pass away and it brings me comfort to know that through our Savior Jesus Christ and his authority in the church, I can see and be with them again.

How I live my faith

Although I am far from perfect, and often get sucked into the worldly things, like technology. I try to spend extra time with my family. I love being with them and building that relationship. Really one of the few things I can have after this life. I try to be happy and outgoing with those around me. (teasing and having fun is definately allowed) But I enjoy going to church and hearing the messages and learning more about the savior. I'm currently working with the young men in our church and I'm enjoying being with them and helping them out in this world by teaching them life lessons, doing activities, and helping them become good young men.