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Hi I'm Trent

I was born in Mesa, AZ. I have a beautiful wife and and handsome little son and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I have always loved sports and recreation, anything that challenges me physically. I enjoy being in the outdoors and being with friends and family. When I was 19 I served a 2 year mission for the Church in the West Indies and loved it. I developed friendships and created memories that will last forever. I have been married for almost 5 years now and my wife and I have a 2 year old son who keeps us super busy. I love being a dad and a husband, it is very gratifying. We are building our little family founded upon principles of the gospel, the Savior, and lots of love. I work in the sales field and my wonderful wife gets to stay at home with our son. She teaches piano and voice lessons from home too. We are just enjoying life and trying to be good people along the way.

Why I am a Mormon

I was raised in the church from day one. For the most part it is all I know. From a young age I always knew I was the happiest when I was living right. I have been faced with several challenges and trials in my life that have tested this belief. I wish I could say each time I came out stronger, but sometimes I did fall back a step or two. I then felt how it would be without the Savior in my daily life and I did not want this for long. I, like everyone else, had to gain a testimony for myself. This experience came from much prayer and scripture study. I began to see Heavenly Father working in my life and recieved the specific asnwers to questions I had about the restored gospel and its teachings. I will never forget those feelings I had sent to me through the Holy Ghost. As I live my life the best I can now, I continue to feel the happiness that the Gospel teachings promise.

How I live my faith

My wife and I participate in our ward activities the best we can. She is currently the chorister for the younger children in the ward and I get to work with the 12-13 year old young men. She teaches them songs and games as a group and I get to help teach these young men about Christ and His Gospel. I am also in the Boy Scouts program with these stellar boys and help them along their path to manhood. We have moved several times in the last 5 years and each ward we have been a part of has helped us feel welcome and appreciated. We have made friends with several people and neighbors that we now hang out with other families and our kids have someone to run around the neighborhood with. I also have a hometeaching companion who is 17 yrs old. He and I have been assigned to 2 families in the ward. Monthly we will visit them, share a gospel based message, and just get to know them and their needs better. We will assist them in service projects from time to time if necessary. "When ye are in service of your fellow being, ye are only in the service of your God"

Are all Mormons required to serve a mission?

Trent
No, all Mormons are not reqiured to serve a mission. We go as volunteers to help bring the knowledge of the restored gospel to the world. Although all those who are of proper age and health are encouraged to serve, it is on an individual basis. Many great blessings will come to those who perform service of any kind in any aspect, not just on a mission. Show more Show less