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Hi I'm Brad

I grew up in AZ. I live in Gilbert with my awesome family. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I feel very blessed at this time of my life. I am very happy and proud to be a father of a wonderful family. I have a very supportive spouse that works hard to keep us all on tract. I love what I do for a living and find it exciting that everyday can be very different from the previous day. I look forward to meeting new people and consider myself to be a friendly person. I work hard with two jobs but will always find time cheer on AZ State Athletics, Phoenix Suns Basketball and Arizona Diamondbacks Baseball.

Why I am a Mormon

I was raised in the church by wonderful parents who taught me about the gospel. I knew when I was about 18 years old it was time for me to decide if I was going to live my life as a Mormon and follow its teachings, then I had better know for myself that it was true. My Heavenly Father answered my prayers and confirmed to me that how I was living and the path I was on would be the one that brought me the most happiness. It continues to bring me happiness and my Heavenly Father continues to bless me with the confirmation that to be happy I must follow his teachings which on this earth is the Scriptures and the words of a living Prophet, Apostles, Bishops and local leaders. If I need someone to look to for an example of how to live my life and what being a Mormon is all about I need not look any further than the example of my parents and my Father in particular on what I should be doing as Mormon man.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by not judging any other individuals first and foremost. I am happy in my soul and know that it rubs off on others. Working two jobs I always set aside Sunday to spend with my family and attend church. It is a special day and know that my children appreciate knowing that no matter how little they sometime see of me that I will be there on Sunday. Families are the most important part of Gods plan and family can be together beyond our lives on this earth. I have a knowledge of this it is not just a belief. I have the chance to teach 3-4 year old children at church and cannot express how happy it makes me when they see me in the hallway and their eyes light up and get these big smiles and in most cases give me a big hug. Day to day I try to live my faith by being kind to others and serving them when possible. I pray everyday and I continue to try to do better with reading the Bible or Book of Mormon on a daily basis. I listen to the words of a living Prophet and Apostles and do my best to apply them to my life. I like to keep things simple so I guess the best way I know how to live my faith is by being a friend and have others look to me as an example of goodness and not one they feel they need to avoid. By no means am I as good as I would like to be all the time but I keep working at it and I am comforted to know that because of Jesus Christ and his Atonement I can mess up and I am given second, third and sometimes more chances to get it right.