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Hi I'm Ivan

I was born and raised in Utah. I love Football, singing and movies. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

My name is Ivan. I was born and raised by goodly parents in Bountiful, Utah. I am the baby of the family, the youngest of 6 children. I have 2 older sisters and 3 older brothers. I enjoy sports very much, especially football. I played 2 years of youth league football and 2 years for my High School. I played the positions of Defensive End and Offensive Lineman. I am a true blue BYU Cougars fan. That is the way my father raised me and I have fond memories of him taking me to their football games every single year. I am also a Denver Broncos fan, but College Football is way better than the NFL. I am a big movie buff! I just find them so fascinating and watching them is definitely something I love to do. My favorite kind of movies are: Superhero movies, action, and comedy. I am also in love with singing! Music is a passion of mine and I thank my best friend for that. He is the one who got me started and I've loved it ever since! I sang in choirs all throughout Junior High and High School, including an all mens choir. I also love sleeping a lot. It is one of my hobbies. Naps are the best! I love my family so much and they are so important to me! I am so grateful to be in the family I am in now.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born and raised up in the Church and was taught by wonderful and faithful parents. Although being taught all my life to believe all of this is true, I have definitely gained my own personal testimony that this is the Lords true Church in it's fullness. There was a time in my life where I wanted to do my own thing and not what the Lord wanted me to do and I've made mistakes, as everyone does. But I've come to realize for myself that you are so much happier when you are living your life in accordance with the Gospel and living by God's commandments and that those things that may seem to give you happiness now are not worth it in the end. The only way to true and everlasting happiness is through Jesus Christ, our Savior and Redeemer, and by living by His teachings. I know that the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is the Lords Kingdom restored to the earth in these latter days and that we have a prophet who leads and guides us again today. I know that Jesus Christ, through Joseph Smith, restored His church to the earth again in it's fullness and I know that the Book of Mormon: Another Testament of Jesus Christ does just that, testifies of Christ and contains the fullness of His Gospel. I am so blessed to have been a member of this Church all my life and I know it will bless your life as well. If you are searching for the truth look no further, this is truly what you're looking for!

How I live my faith

I live my faith by currently serving as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in the OTM ( Oklahoma Tulsa Mission). The decision to give 2 years of my life to serve the Lord is the best one I have ever made! I love doing the Lord's work and bringing others to the truth. There is nothing more spiritual than seeing someones life change and their testimony blossom as they embrace the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Being a Missionary has truly blessed and changed my life in more ways than I can explain!