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Hi I'm Ryan Hammond

I was born and raised in Snohomish County. I am a husband, a father and an attorney. I am a Mormon.

About Me

I enjoy spending time with my immediate and extended family. When I find the time, I love to do things outside, like working in our family garden, playing sports, fishing, hiking and camping.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because it has helped me to develop a personal relationship with my Savior. I know that He lives and that by His grace I can experience joy in this life. I know that through the atonement of Jesus Christ, I can overcome my imperfections and become a better husband and father. Being a Mormon has also allowed me to find answers to life's most important questions. I know why I am on earth, what I need to do why I am here, and where I will go after this life. These answers have given my life a clear focus and purpose, that has extended to everything that I do. As a Mormon, I have learned what it means to live in a family and about the important rolls within the family. I know that the members of my family are happier and closer to one another because we know that our family is an eternal unit. By trying to follow the example of Jesus Christ and teaching my children about Him, I know that I am giving my children the best tool to live a life of meaning and to equip them with the ability to overcome life's most difficult challenges.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by trying to do as Jesus taught, to love the Lord and our Heavenly Father's children. Being a Mormon has allowed me to provide fulfilling service to those of my community and those who attend my church. In my current church assignment, I get the opportunity to work with many people who commit their time and talents to working with youth. I am constantly impressed by the unwavering love they show to the youth of our church and our community. I have seen that same love as those same individuals have worked with my own children.