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Hi I'm Stayson Taylor

I live in the UK, run my own small business, I'm a husband, a father of three and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

With a loving wife, three children and a small family business, there's not always a lot of time for hobbies and interests outside the home and family, but when I can I enjoy finding new ways to do things as a family. I enjoy bike rides with my children, making my own biodiesel, most things with an engine and when I can, I pretend to be able to sail small dinghys - in reality, I spend more time in the water than on it :)

Why I am a Mormon

So, at first I was a Mormon because my parents were Mormons, but that reason can only last you for so long. As I got older, what your parents believe, tends to have less impact on you and who your friends are and what they think can make all the difference. For me, there was never a time when I didn't believe in Christ, but as I got older, my relationship and feelings about my saviour changed, they moved from being a thing that I was taught to do, to a thing that I wanted to do. I wanted to be a good Husband, I wanted to be a good Father, I wanted to be able to provide a home for my family that would not just meet the physical needs of a family, but also to be a place where my family could learn and grow - a safe environment from whatever is happening at school or with others peoples influences. Because of my belief in a loving Father in Heaven and His Son Jesus Christ, by the end of my teenage years, I knew that there was more to life than just me and my needs, I knew that I had a father in heaven, that I lived with him before I was born and that he has a personal interest in me being the best I can be. I believe that when Christ was on the earth, he established his church and that after his death, men changed Christs Church. I believe that Jesus Christ has restored Christs church to the earth again - and thats why I'm a Mormon.

How I live my faith

Today I am active in trying to learn more about Christ and to live my life more like Him. I try to ensure that while I meet by business commitments, that I make time to do things both together as a family and individually with my wife and children. There is no better look than the look on a family members face, when you ask to spend time with just them doing something they want to do. I try to make business decisions that are honest, even when it may mean not taking an opportunity that may be financially rewarding, I believe doing so builds greater trust and commitment from those I work with. I also actively look for ways that I can support the people I work with and the organisations we serve in my community. I also visit with some of the older members and families at church, its great to build friendships with people and families that have the similar goals, challenges and successes that you are aiming for in your own life.

How can we stop the spread and influence of pornography?

Stayson Taylor
The route of helping stop the progress of pornography it to realise that is all starts with us and what takes place in our home. If you see something that offends, the first step it to turn away, remove yourself from the situation and then to actively and productively express concern. Most offensive material occurs because creators of TV programs and advertising uses sexual content and not enough people write to complain or express offence. Accept that if there is a desire to access material that is pornographic, there is no shame in admitting to yourself that you need help. De-tune the channels on the TV that carry pornographic material and use family filters on devices that can access the internet. Show more Show less