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Hi I'm Ryan

I was born in Canada and grew up in Wisconsin, I am serving a Spanish mission in Tampa Florida & I love Scuba Diving!

About Me

I grew up in a very small town in Wisconsin and have been a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints all my life. I enjoy reading, having fun outdoors with my friends, and when im not feeling too lazy i like working out. I attend college at Brigham Young University in Provo and im focusing on premed with a major in Microbiology. I absolutely love scuba diving and it is the coolest thing ever! I also love serving my mission! It is not the easiest thing but it is honestly the best thing for me in my life. Also Spanish is the best language ever!

Why I am a Mormon

Even though I have been born into the church and have had quite the push to be a part of the church I can honestly say if I ever said to my parents I dont want to go to church or I dont want to be a member of this church anymore they would have accepted my decision although tried to help. I never did though, I have made this choice because I have felt and I testify that The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is the only church on this world that contains all the truths and doctrines contained in Christ's Church that he established when He was on this earth, and only through this church may I be able to live with Him and experience the joy and peace that can only be found through obedience to His words and commandments. I would encourage you to take the missionaries seriously or whoever is trying to share this wondrful message with you. It has made such a positive change in my life that I will never even begin to comprehend, and I promise you that if you read the Book of Mormon and pray about it you will feel the same way. It has changed my life forever I will never leave this awesome Church the personal peace it gives me in this world of ever degrading values and hardships has, is and will be indispensable in my life. Especially serving a mission has strengthened my faith so much I can see my life being guided by God each day and feel His Spirit speak peace to me as I go about trying to preach His Gospel. So basically what I am trying to say is that the Book of Mormon is true and I know that this church and a testimony of it are the most important thing to me and, and also I would encourage everyone to look into it, knowledge will do nothing but benefit.

How I live my faith

I have tried to be active in the Church in many ways and its been made easy for me since I am the only kid my age in my branch so I got to be the decision maker in a lot of things. I have had the opportunity to give many lessons at church and teach others and have been taught many things by the people around me. I would say the culminating event in how I live my faith is my decision to serve my Lord by serving a full time mission. I am very happy to say that I will am serving in Florida speaking spanish trying to bring people to the knowledge of our Savior until 2014!