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Hi I'm Drake Luedke

I'm one of five youth in our small branch. I'm serving in the Riverside CA mission. I will pursue a career in Ag. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I grew up in Paxton Nebraska. I am one of five youth in our branch (We call it a twig). I am serving my mission in Riverside California. I love football, I used to play center and defensive tackle in eight man football. I work for a Crop Scout (Agronomist) during the summer time. We go into fields for the farmers and tell them what they need to spray there fields with to avoid bugs, weeds, diseases.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I have learned through studying and reading the Book Of Mormon that Joseph Smith was a prophet called by God and that there is a living prophet today, even Thomas S. Monson. I know that that through the Atonement of Christ that we can be forgiven of all of our sins and be able to return and live with Jesus and our Heavenly Father again with our families forever. I have a strong testimony of tithes and offerings and the blessings that they can bring to our lives. I know that as we go to church every week and pray and study the scriptures every day we will gain a testimony and continue to grow in knowledge about the gospel of Jesus Christ.

How I live my faith

In my school me, my sister, brother, and mother are the only ones. It was a big deal that we set good examples. In my church to fulfill my calling I have said the sacrament prayers every Sunday for the past three years. Our stake is a really big stake (Area wise). It was a challenge to make it to all of the youth activities because they were usually two hours away, sometimes more, but I never regretted going to one. I am now serving my mission and I am loving it and learning a lot. That is one thing about this gospel, you can always keep learning.