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Hi I'm Ryan

I'm Rod, I like to party...I love guns, football, big trucks, ranchin', comedy movies, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I love living in California. It is the greatest place on earth!! I live on a cattle ranch in Oakdale, California where we raise a lot of cattle and thousands of chickens! I absolutely love the outdoors. I would rather be out on a tractor than inside playing video games...don't get me wrong, I love Call of Duty and Madden! One of my biggest hobbies is guns. I collect guns and love hunting. I also love football. Playing it as well as watching it. Go USC!!! I love riding quads and dirtbikes with my friends. I love working on the ranch with my dad. He is an awesome dude. He is my hero! My mom is the greatest mom on earth. She has taught me so much and I would not be the man I am today without her! You could say I am a "mamma's boy". My sister is one of my best friends. It helps that we have the same sense of humor. I love my family so very much, I would be nothing without them. I am currently serving a mission in Boise, Idaho. It is a blast!! When I return home, I want to go to college, preferably BYU-I but I don't know where for sure. I just know I want a degree in Agriculture. Then I plan on living on the ranch and farming!!!!

Why I am a Mormon

I love the gospel of Jesus Christ with all my heart. One of the reasons that I am a member of this church is because to me it just makes perfect sense! I have read from the Book of Mormon and prayed to know of its truth and divinity, and have received a witness from the Holy Ghost that it is true. I believe that God speaks to man today just as he did in bible times with men of old. I know that Joseph Smith was a prophet of God and that through him the church and priesthood of God were restored once again to the earth. I know that we have a living prophet today, Thomas S. Monson and that we have the same organization that Christ had while he was here on earth with apostles and prophets. I know that I can be with my family forever if I live the way God wants me to live. That is what keeps me going through life and getting through trials much easier. I love the Savior and am eternally greatful for his sacrifice for me and his example.

How I live my faith

Right now I am serving the Lord on a mission in Boise, Idaho. I am so thankful for this opportunity and love helping others come unto Christ. I have learned so much and have grown a lot from my experiences so far. I want to help the Lord in any way possible.