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Hi I'm Trevor

I'm a dad, a husband, a hunter, a construction manager, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

My wife and I have been married for three years and recently had our first child. I really enjoy being a dad and now feel more purpose in my life than ever before.

Why I am a Mormon

I choose to be an active member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints for three main reasons: 1) Witnesses from the Holy Ghost The scriptures contain many promises, one of which is that anyone can pray to God with questions and receive answers (James 1:5, Moroni 10: 4-5). At various moments in my life, I have received a spiritual witness that there is a God, He is mindful of me, and approves of this church. These experiences do not occur every day, but they do continue to happen as I read the scriptures, pray, and attend church. 2) It makes sense: a. Knowing what my relationship is with God brings meaning to prayer, scripture study and church attendance. He is my Heavenly Father, and His son Jesus Christ is my Savior. b. God has always called prophets and apostles to lead the people. If God followed this pattern for thousands of years, it makes sense that he would still do so today. This church is led by a prophet and apostles who are able to trace their authority and ordination back to the Savior Jesus Christ. Some of the challenges that we face today are unique to our time. I am thankful for a prophet of God today who, if we listen, can help us avoid things that although socially acceptable, lead to regret, addiction, and lost opportunities. c. In addition to the Bible, we have the Book of Mormon, which is another witness that Jesus Christ is the Savior, He came and will come again. This book is tangible evidence that anyone can read, examine, study, and pray about. 3) The immediate benefits are obvious: The happiest times in my life have been when I live the commandments of God. Living the commandments makes me more humble, healthy, frugal, honest, hard-working, disciplined, patient, kind, and optimistic. This correlation between living the commandments and happiness becomes even more obvious to me as I see others struggle to find lasting happiness by trying everything, except living the commandments.

How I live my faith

Each day, I try my best to be honest with everyone, live the commandments, and work hard. And even though life is busy, Monday night is family night and Sunday is the Sabbath.