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Hi I'm Jaren

I am from Idaho, I am married and going to school Utah State University, I served a mission in Colorado, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

My name is Jaren Woods. I am oldest of 6, I have 3 brothers and 2 sisters. My 2 sisters are adopted from Haiti and the youngest boy is adopted from St. Louis. I was born in Idaho raised in Kentucky and moved back to Idaho. I went to Utah State University for 1 year studying Biological engineering. My dream is to be a pilot for the United States Air Force. I like to ski, go 4-wheeling, water ski, play the Tuba and the Trombone. I served as a missionary in the Colorado Denver South Mission Spanish speaking. I am currently attending Utah State University currently.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because it is truth. In this world it is hard to know what is right or wrong, true or false, but there is at least one truth that I know and that is that God calls prophets today and He is giving continued revelation even today. The great questions today like what happened before this life? Why we are here? And where we are going after this life? Can all be answered with the Gospel of Jesus Christ as restored through the prophet Joseph Smith. I have studied these things, they are true, and that is why I am Mormon.

How I live my faith

I served as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Ladder-Day Saints. I am currently working on my education and trying to better myself through that.

Do you really believe there is a prophet like Moses alive today?

Since the beginning of time God has called prophets to guide his followers on earth. The only times when there wasn’t one is when the people rejected them. Even Jesus Christ himself was rejected and so were his apostles. And after that there was a long period of darkness. This caused a lot of confusion among the people. But that is not what God wants. God wants his people to have direction. That is why he called another Prophet now. As it states in Amos 3:7 God calls prophets even today. Using this scripture we know that a church without a prophet of God is not a Church of God. God has indeed called another Prophet. In this time it started with the calling of the Prophet Joseph Smith and is continues through Thomas S. Monson today. Show more Show less