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Hi I'm Jeremy Logsdon

I'm a proud Dad of 4. I grew up in Kentucky, and now live in Texas. I'm told I laugh in my sleep. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am a Dad that can't talk enough about my beautiful wife and kids. I have a daughter and three sons, and I can't imagine my life without any of them. I can't think of a time when I am happier than when we are all out hiking or throwing a frisbee together. I love being with my family. I own a business and enjoy the flexibility that being a business owner gives me and my family. It was a lot of hard work getting it established, and I have learned a lot in the process. I love all kinds of sports. I try to always stay active - I can't sit for too long. As a family, if we have any spare time, you may see us at the baseball field hitting balls, or kicking a soccer ball in the grass. We all love to go to our neighbor's pond and fish or go to the park and shoot hoops.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because it has brought me to Christ. I had an experience with prayer when I was in my early 20's that started me on a journey that brought me to accepting the Book of Mormon as a testament of Jesus Christ. I was at a point in my life where I was in need of direction. Looking back, it was a critical crossroad in my young life where I believe that two paths were before me, and I was about to take the first step down one that would affect the rest of my life. I feel like God knew this as well and was just waiting on me to ask for his "opinion". I knew that God lived; I knew that He loved me, but somehow my desires and wishes were more important to me than what God wanted for me. It sounds very selfish and immature, basically because it was. That was my life up to that point. It was about how I could enjoy life and what was in it for me. I found myself one day in a field all alone and had a Book of Mormon in my car. I got out of the car and walked to the edge of the field. I can still hear the quiet of that day in my head. I looked up in the index any verses that could help me with "direction". I found a verse that said to "Counsel with the Lord in all thy doings, and He will direct thee for good . . ." I immediately dropped to my knees and pleaded for the Lord to "Counsel" me. I poured my heart out to God and felt His reassuring love and guidance. I felt impressed to continue to study and follow this path. I trusted God, not knowing where this journey would take me. I think that that has been the key to my faith and why I am a Mormon. I have trusted God, and He has continued to lead me. As I have studied and prayed, the doctrine of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints has provided answers to me to help me understand more clearly of the love that God has for all of His children through His son, Jesus Christ.

How I live my faith

I try to live my faith in how I treat others. I believe that how we treat others is a reflection of our love for Christ. I don't think that faith is a Sunday thing, but an everyday thing. I am active in community events, recently running a local campaign for a friend running for public office. I feel it's important to participate in and have a voice in our communities. A large part of how I live my faith is with our worship at our ward. A ward is our local congregation. I have helped in many different ways in our congregation. I have served as a leader of our ward, a Sunday School teacher, and a teacher of the youth in the church. One of my most rewarding assignments was that of teaching the high school students every morning before school. We have a program in the church called "early morning seminary" where the high school students attend a gospel study class each morning before school. I had the opportunity to teach the kids the New Testament one year and The Book of Mormon the next. Of all the things that I do to live my faith, none is more important that how I live it within my family. All of the attributes of the Savior that I try to follow are for naught if they're not followed in the home. I'm far from perfect, but I try to live by example so that my children can look to how they should treat each other and others around them. Personal study of the Bible and Book of Mormon help keep me close to Jesus Christ. I enjoy sharing with others my personal beliefs. Sharing this testimony of what I believe strengthens it, and is a very important part of my faith. I believe that we all have a ministry, and it is made up of how we reach out to others to try and lift them closer to Jesus Christ.