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Hi I'm Drake Fuhriman

I grew up in Las Vegas, I go to Brigham Young University. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

Well I spent most of my life in Las Vegas and I've had some great experiences. Ive grown up being able to do a ton of fun things, I love basically anything with a board. Snowboarding, wake boarding, and long boarding. In High School my dad bought a motorcycle and had that for a little while and then asked me if I would like to learn and get my own bike. My senior year I got a motorcycle and riding is now apart of my life. I graduated in 2010 and then headed of to Brigham Young University where I have gotten my generals done.

Why I am a Mormon

I never had that huge manifestation thing that people always think about in conversions but for me my main thing is whenever I read the scriptures I always feel so much better then when I do anything else in this world. The gospel brings peace, hope, and so much joy to my life and I am so grateful for it in my life. I look back and different trials in my life and realize that they weren't as hard for me because I know I have someone to turn to always and I always can receive comfort if I ask my Heavenly Father. I have looked back at my life and if I have done something that I know was wrong I feel terrible, but through Christ's Atonement he made it possible for me to be able to repent of sins and to have that burden lifted off my shoulders and to become happy again and know that my Father in Heaven is proud of me. I know that this Gospel is true and I know that I wouldn't be as happy or at peace without it.

How I live my faith

I am actually a missionary for the church right now and I do this for 2 years of my life. I set everything else aside, such as school, work, dating...(etc) but while on my mission all that I do is go around and share a special message about Jesus Christ and help other people to understand this Gospel and hopefully fall in love with it just as I have. Along with that we do service for the community and try to help others as much as we can. I have born into this Gospel and I thank my parents so much for introducing me to the Gospel, but all in all it was my decision when I was 8, like all other kids born into the church, but I chose to become a member of this church. I would have to say that was one of the best decisions that I have ever made in my life and probably one of the happiest days of my life. I freely choose to live my life the way that I do, because I love my Father in Heaven and Jesus Christ and I know that they love me. Plus I know that living this way brings so much more joy to my life.