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Hi I'm Ian Woods

I'm a Mormon. I grew up in the Florida panhandle. I'm very interested in weather. I love cars, trucks, and airplanes.

About Me

I love weather and have been fascinated by it my whole life. I'm specifically interested in hurricanes after experiencing Hurricane Opal in 1995. I find the power of wind and water fascinating even though it's destructive. I also enjoy other outdoor activities including, camping, hiking, canoeing, swimming, snorkeling, and sometimes fishing.

Why I am a Mormon

I grew up Mormon, but sort of took it for granted like many that grow up in the church. I didn't fully appreciate it until I was a missionary for the church. This church provides so much insight and explains the purpose of life so well, that I don't think I could find happiness or peace of mind anywhere else better. I'd invite all people, no matter what race, ethnicity, gender, or religion an opportunity to learn about this church. We have a prophet who gives us guidance, direction, and prays earnestly for us everyday. He is the mouthpiece of our savior Jesus Christ and the head of the church. The Bible teaches us how to live righteously through prophets of old, and teaches us also of Jesus Christ. The Book of Mormon builds upon what the Bible says and substantiates the necessity of the Savior, and the purpose for having faith, repenting of our wrongdoings, being baptized, developing integrity and enduring trials. I would like to invite people of other faiths, whether they be of Roman Catholic, Protestant, Judaism and other world faiths to learn about us. These other religions have a lot to offer, and I'd like to say that the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints can build upon your beliefs so that we may all be eternally happy and grow together as children of God in a world full of negativity, wickedness, and confusion. Having this church in my life allows me to overcome the bad things in the world around me and I know it can do the same for you.

How I live my faith

I try my best to have a positive attitude about life, even when it sucks sometimes. I'm honest with the people I work with, live by, and I believe in working hard and keeping my life free from the damaging effects of alcohol, tobacco, and the trials the can and would be brought on by pre-marital sex.