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Hi I'm David Inman

New father and husband! I also have an odd obsession with green chili, love anything outdoors, and miss old school Disney shows.

About Me

It's incredible how quickly life changes. A short time ago I was a full time missionary serving in New Mexico, a time that has changed my life and will always be remembered. Now, less then two years later, I am married for eternity to the girl of my dreams and we have become new parents to a beautiful little boy who we named after my dad. On top of that we bought a beautiful home in Mishawaka where we enjoy a little piece of Zion everyday with our puppy and kitten. I love being outside, which is the one bummer about Indiana since our winters get so cold that there is little fun to be found outdoors. But when it's warm and sunny you will likely find me hiking, camping, swimming, playing basketball, embarrassing myself on the tennis court, poorly dodging paint balls, enjoying the range with my .22, golfing, or just lounging and reading. I'll use about any excuse to get outside under the sun.

Why I am a Mormon

Because I know this church is true. I was born into The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and was raised by 'goodly parents' who helped me gain a testimony of its truthfulness by encouraging me to read and pray on my own as well as with my family each day. I have always known this church to be Christ's true church but did not completely understood what that can and should mean for someone's life. I never comprehended what miraculous changes it can cause within any one of us, including myself, nor did I understand what applying the atonement really meant or how to do it. I know I still do not completely understand but being a missionary has changed my testimony from a strong belief to a passionate way of life that has had a great effect on many of my goals and priorities. It is no longer duty that pushes me to the next door after being ridiculed and yelled at when tracting, it comes now as a result of further conversion and love. Christ suffered for me and it is through his church and sacred covenants and ordinances that I am blessed to be connected to that atonement, and that has changed my life more than anything else ever could. This church is His and it brings incredible joy to my life every day!

How I live my faith

There have been a couple larger events in my life that really stick out as living my faith. Things like serving a mission in new Mexico or helping with disaster relief in Wyoming after a massive tornado ripped through. But I really live my faith through small things every day. Things like loving my wife, being a good dad to my son, working hard for my employer, praying and studying the scripture, stopping to help the person stuck on the side of the road, and opening a door for the family behind me walking into a store. I live my faith by trying my hardest to act like Christ would if he were standing in my shoes.

What is the Word of Wisdom that Mormons talk about?

David Inman
The Word of Wisdom is God's law of health for the latter days. God's people have always had a law of health to follow starting with Adam and Eve in the garden with the forbidden fruit. His law of health is also very easily seen amoung the Jews in biblical writings. As we choose to follow His law of health we are promised greater physical and spiritual health as outlined in the Docrtine and Covenants section 89. Having the Word of Wisdom is a great blessing to us today, and following it is one more distingtive feature of those in His church today. It is something I will always be thankful for! Show more Show less