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Hi I'm Jarhett Darner

I grew up in Mesa, AZ. I love to play basketball. Served a full-time mission in Toronto, Canada and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am born and raised in the great state of Arizona. I love to play basketball and hang out with friends. I currently am going to school and plan to get a degree in law. I am the youngest of five children and enjoy spending time with family

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because my mother was baptized 18 years ago. My father has been a member but was not an active member since he was 14 years old and has recently returned to activity. I went through the motions of the Gospel for the first 19 years of my life until I went on a mission and found out for myself the blessings of being a Mormon. I continue to follow the gospel because of the peace that it brings to my life. The blessings far outweigh the "sacrifices" of being a member of this glorious gospel.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by continuing to do missionary work and helping others find that peace that I have found. I enjoy talking to my friends about mission experiences as well as about our friends who do not yet have the full blessings of the gospel.

Why do Mormons baptize their new members?

Jarhett Darner
People in our faith are all baptized to follow our Savior, Jesus Christ's example. Many times in the Bible we read that this ordinance is essential to return to our Heavenly Father. In John 3, Nicodemus asks Jesus Christ what is necessary to return to Heaven. In his answer, our Savior, states "except a man be born of water and of the spirit, he cannot enter in the kingdom of God" (John 3:5). I love this verse because it says so clearly why new member are baptized. Show more Show less