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Hi I'm Jeremy Broadhead

I grew up in Las Vegas. I am a chiropractic physician. I volunteer at the American Red Cross. I like Monster Trucks. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I grew up in Las Vegas and southern California. I have been married to my amazing wife for 7 years. Though we do not yet have any children yet, we have two very cute fur babies (dogs) that look like Ewoks. I enjoy reading fantasies, watching movies, hiking, and visiting friends. I play the trumpet, harmonica, and I am learning to play the banjo. I served a mission for the church in France, Belgium, and Luxembourg. I speak french, as well. I have a chiropractic practice in central North Carolina, providing natural healthcare for people experiencing anything from pregnancy, to back pain, to phobias. I also write stories for my younger brother who is aspiring to become a movie director. I love to learn about the wonderful world in which we live. I am fascinated by the history and cutures of other civilizations.

Why I am a Mormon

I made the choice to be baptized a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) when I was 8 years old. Since that time, I have grown to love God and to have faith in Him. I tend to think logically, and I knew that there were essential truths that must be present in God's true church. First, I knew that if God did exist, He would give us a way to know He is there, and that He does, indeed love us. I have prayed and asked God, in faith, if He is there, and I have felt of His love for me. Second, I knew that God would provide a way for us to know, withou confusion or guessing, exactly what we need to do to return to heaven. Third, I knew that God's true church must have a prophet, apostles, and the priesthood authority to lead His church, just the same as in the Bible. The LDS Church is the only church that practices this. Fourth, I knew that this Priesthood authority would have to come from God and be given to people whom He chooses. People of the LDS Church are called by God; noone is elected, paid, self nominated, or buys their way to serve in this church. Fifth, I knew that there could be only one true church. It is impossible for two churches to believe the exact opposite and both be right. And there are as many interpretations of the Bible as there are religions. God has restored and directs His true church through modern day prophets. Also, the Book of Mormon, a collection of Christ's teachings of ancient America, supports the truths of the Bible, thus eliminating confusion. Sixth, I strangely knew that God's true church would not be "the easy path". I've wondered why many people criticize Joseph Smith and Mormons. Then I realized that the prophets, apostles, and even Christ, Himself, were criticized and mistreated. With observation, the pieces all fit, naturally and logically. But I didn't want to guess. So I studied, prayed, and asked God. He has answered my prayers, and I know that this is God's true church; we can all know.

How I live my faith

It would be impossible for me to know this is God's true church and not have a desire to share it with others. I strive to be a true follower of Christ and help other people. I like making friends and helping people through the tough times of life. I always try to imagine what Christ would do in a situation, and then follow His example. I obey the law, serve others, do volunteer work, and avoid bad movies, bad music, drugs, alcohol, and other negative influences. I want to make myself and the world better. In the Church, I am in charge of missionary service for our area. I share the teachings of Christ, and assist people who are struggling in any way. In the past, I have taught the youth groups, planned social events, served a self funded, two year mission in Europe, and provided community service. I enjoy sociallizing with and serving people who may or may not be a member of this church, because everyone on the earth is a child of God. We do not get paid for our service in the church, and everyone with an assignment has volunteered for it. Observation of the teachings from the Bible have shown me that we must give God everything we have. We must act and show our faith, and not just talk about it. Christ and his Apostles gave their entire lives in service to others, and I know that in order to be a true follower of Christ, we must do the same. It's a lot of hard work, but the reward is far greater.