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Hi I'm Jay Parkin'g

I'm from Utah, but currently living in Texas. I love sports. I love music. I am myself most of all and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

My name is Jared, some call me jay. One of my favorite things to do, is to just run, and run until I cant no more. I love sports. I will play just about any of them, just to be outside running around. I love basketball, school yard style, I just picked up soccer and love it! But the sport that I love the most is Golf. I would golf everyday if possible, the relaxing peacefully feel of the game is great, and it becomes even better when I am just out on the coarse with my dad, or a few of my buddies. I love to watch movies, I love action but yeah I also am a big notebook fan. I'm not ashamed to say I like chick flicks. I won't tell anybody but secretly I am a choir boy, I love to sing, but only when I am by myself, I love to make up raps but i am too shy to share them with anybody. Music soothes my soul and uplift me. It doesn't matter what type of music, just as long as it's got some good lyrics and a nice beat. I am a handy man. Though not as a profession, in heart. The most important thing in my life is my family and friends, I'd do anything for them. I come from a family of 7 I am a middle child, but the oldest boy, I love people, we are all weird in our own ways. I love the rain. I could run in it all night. I love the stars. As they shine all night, i could stare at them all night and never get bored at times it is kinda my therapy. I try to live everyday to the fullest. I am shy. I am very weird at times. but most importantly I am myself, And I am a Mormon.

Why I am a Mormon

I grew up in the church, born and raised. But I always seemed to have my own beliefs, with aliens, science. I kind of made my own beliefs. Until my mid teens when I passed through some hard times. I truly started to seek God. I found him. through prayer and really putting in practice what I studied in the scriptures into my life. I know that God lives and is there for us. not because I have seen him, or heard his voice from heaven, but because I have felt his love for me as I have knelt in humble prayer. I know the book of Mormon is the word of god and is true! If you haven't read it yet, read it! I promise you, you wont regret it.

How I live my faith

I am a Missionary in Texas, I share my testimony of what I know with everyone and try to help them change their lives and help them follow their savior. I try to love as he did, by loving those around me. I love to do service; to build a fence, to hang a door, or to even take the trash out. the quote from Shakespeare is my favorite, "they do not love that do not show their love". and 1 jn 3:18 "My little children, let us not love in word, neither in tongue; but in deed and in truth." we are taught by the scriptures, that we love not to be loved, or receive something. Rather We love because we love. So I try to just show my love i have for my fellow man by doing what i can for them. " love those you serve and serve those you love."