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Hi I'm Josh Eldredge

I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I'm just an average guy. I married the woman of my dreams. We have three beautiful children; one girl and two boys. I've lived in Utah my whole life. I spent two years in the Philippines as a missionary. It was one of the greatest experiences of my life. I came to know who I really was, and learned to love my fellow man. It was that two years of service that has directed to me to where I am now. I'm a small business owner in Salt Lake City. I enjoy singing and playing guitar, especially with my dad and my uncles.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born and raised in the LDS church. But I can honestly say I never believed the teachings of the church until I was older. It took time for me to gain a testimony. I had to read, study, and most importantly, pray. I received that witness in my heart that this church is where God wanted me to be. I can’t describe it any other way, other than to say I felt Gods hand in my life. I felt the answer in my heart, and I can't deny it. That doesn't mean I'm perfect. I'm far from perfect. I make mistakes every day. I've done plenty of things I regret. But that is all part of existence. We learn from our failures just as we learn from our successes, perhaps even more so. I know that by striving each day to be a little better than the day before, I can overcome my weaknesses, and become the best person I can be. Following the teachings of Christ help me to be a better husband to my wife, and a better father to my children. To me thats the greatest blessing I can receive.

How I live my faith

I try to go to church each Sunday. I wasn't always a strong church booster, but since I was asked to be the librarian, I'm there every Sunday. I do enjoy that calling, mostly because I get to interact with everyone. I enjoy the friendships and feeling of family. I enjoy the opportunities to help people. I always try to answer questions that people may have about the church. I think one of the biggest problems we have today is that so many people still don't really know what being LDS is all about. So when the opportunity is there, I try to educate. I don't expect people to convert. I just want people to understand who we are what we believe.