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Hi I'm Jake Balle

I recently graduated in Marketing from Utah State, I have a wife who is expecting a child, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

My favorite things to do are play golf, basketball, and most other sports. I just graduated in Marketing from Utah State University and am looking forward to the next challenges in life. My wife of almost 3 years is pregnant with our first child and I can't wait to see what challenges and joys that will bring.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I have felt the love of my Heavenly Father as I live the principles and teachings that Christ taught. I know that this is Christ's true church and that me and my family will be able to return to my Heavenly Father as we follow what the Prophets of God teach us.

How I live my faith

Currently I attend a ward that is made up of young married students. It is a great experience to learn and grow with people in the exact same point in their lives as me. My calling helps me focus on what other members need to feel accepted and involved in what the church is doing.

Do Mormons worship Joseph Smith?

Jake Balle
No, we do not worship Joseph Smith. We worship only our Father in heaven and His son Jesus Christ. We respect Joseph Smith for the good man and prophet he was, and for the work that he did. We recognize that the Lord was able to restore His true church back to the earth through Joseph Smith. We are grateful for the many sacrifices Joseph made to bring this church back, including his own life, so that we can enjoy the fullness of the gospel and Christ's teachings today. Show more Show less