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Hi I'm Scott Shumaker

I grew up in Southern California, I'm starting my own business and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I'm a father of three wonderful children. I am currently studying Project Management and Administration at ITT Tech, and am starting my own business designing and building custom dog houses.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I chose to follow in my parents footsteps, after studying other religions while still in high school. I firmly believe that God and His Son Jesus Christ appeared to Joseph Smith in that grove of trees in upstate New York, I've been there and felt His presence there. I know that God does speak to his children today through a living Prophet namely Thomas S. Monson. I know that the Book of Mormon and the Bible are the words of God and that they both stand as testaments of Christ.

How I live my faith

I participate in the church choir and sing praises unto God with my whole family. I participate in the Home Teaching program our church provides, where we go visit members of our congregation and see to their needs both spiritually and temprally.

How are modesty and chastity related? How can parents teach their children to be modest in dress, language and behavior?

Scott Shumaker
We started teaching our daughter at a very young age to be modest in her form of dress, and now she won't wear anything that is immodest or revealing. These two elements are tied together, for when you feel good about who you are, you need not look elsewhere for that approval or acceptance. Show more Show less