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Hi I'm Randolph

I grew up in the U.S. and U.K., I'm a technician for a major semiconductor manufacturer, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I'm a newly, very happily, married man. I enjoy the outdoors, hiking, kayaking, camping with my wife. I was a nurse, now I'm in my second career as a semiconductor manufacturing technician. We have a four legged family (two dogs, three cats). I have a large and wonderful extended family. I enjoy working with my hands, making things and fixing things. I love being my wife's hero, she says I can fix or make anything. I'm an avid reader, and because I'm a new member of the church, I am enjoying reading scripture and learning the gospel principles. I have a lot to read and learn and I'm very excited about it.

Why I am a Mormon

I believe this church is the restoration of Christ's original church. I know that revelation, miracles and communication from God did not stop centuries ago. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints knows they continue today through our prophet and leaders. Since I have found my faith and this church, I have begun an active relationship with God. I have found that God hears my prayers and really responds. During the most traumatic year of my life, I have felt the power of sincere prayer and Gods healing power. I feel as though I have joined a wonderfully loving, caring, hard working and generous community. A Mormon has family everywhere. The day I was baptized was a turning point, possibly the most important day of my life. The members of my church help me to follow the right path, keep my covenants with God, strengthening my faith, my spirit, my body, giving me a new brighter future and outlook on life!

How I live my faith

Being a new member of the church I am constantly learning new ways to live my faith. I am taking every opportunity to learn from classes and meetings at church, educational materials, the Bible, the Book of Mormon and other texts. I am changing the way I treat and relate to others, following Gods commandments and His gospel principles. I am living the "Word of Wisdom" (no alcohol, tobacco, tea, or coffee) I am eliminating profanity from my speech. I try to practice the principles of honesty, service and charity in my everyday life. As a result of the changes I've made I feel stronger, cleaner and empowered. I hope to lead by example. I pray in the mornings, evenings and any time I feel the need to give thanks or ask for help. He is there for me anytime day or night. I have asked for His guidance. I have asked Him for help to find opportunities to serve Him ("feed my sheep"). I have begun with my own home and family. It's a good feeling to have so much love and peace in your own home.