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Hi I'm Jared Wilcox

I grew up in California. I love surfing, skating, snowboarding and playing the drums ! I`m a Mormon.

About Me

My name is Jared, i`m 21 I was born and raised in southern California. I Have been surfing and playing the drums since i was about 8. These are two of my passions if you want to call them that. I also love to play soccer,go hiking, and love snowboarding. All sports in general are way fun though. I have 5 people in my family, Dad, Mom, brother and sister. I am the oldest out of the 3. My siblings and I all love music and we are really close because of that. I love to just hang out and have fun and to go on adventures!

Why I am a Mormon

I have been a Mormon my whole life, and my parents are both members, but like everyone in our church, I had to find out for myself. It did not all come at once but more gradually when i was a teenager. I had always had a good feeling the church was true but like I said i needed to know for myself, i needed to know for sure. I don`t really a specific moment but as I actually started to read the book of Mormon and prayed about it having faith that Heavenly Father would actually answer my prayers he did. It was almost like i could feel him talking to me through the scriptures and also through the Holy ghost. Through this also i feel like i have gained a real relationship with Jesus Christ of whom the Book of Mormon testifies. The Book of Mormon is the word of God and I know this to be true with all my heart. It has changed my life as well as millions of others around the world. I am a Mormon because I know that this is where our loving Heavenly Father wants me and everyone in the world to be

How I live my faith

I live my faith one day at a time, keeping in mind that I am a son of God, and also so is everyone else in the world. I love people and I love helping other people, and i don`t do it for credit or anything but only the fact that i receive joy from helping other people and through that my problems as well are solved. Also having the ultimate perspective that God is our father and heaven and we are all in this life together, which also entails that we all need to help each other get through it. God has a plan for us and that also means that when we meet people it is meant for a certain reason and our job as humans, brothers and sisters even, it to find out the reason we met that person and what we can do for them, all it takes is some love and searching and I believe you can always find something if you try hard enough.