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Hi I'm Braden Harman

I am a farm boy from Idaho. I love to be outside hunting, fishing or anything extreme. I am a Missionary; I am a Mormon.

About Me

Hi my name is Braden Harman. I am from the town of Rupert Idaho. I grew up in a family of 7 kids with a mom and dad who loved each of us. During high school I played soccer and golf. I was on the varsity teams for both of those sports. During the winter I snow skied and during the summers I wakeboarded avidly. I love horses and I love any sport there is to do on them. I really love to be outside. One of the funnest pass times I had was being out with my brothers and dad hunting or fishing. Being with the family and with friends is just where all of my happiness comes from. After my completion of high school I attended BYU-Idaho for a year. I am now currently serving a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Chile Santiago West mission. I love this work and I love the joy it brings me and others.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I don't have to wonder about the big questions in my life such as Who am I? Why am I here? Where did I come from? Where do I go after this life? I know all of the answers to those questions and I truly know the feeling of comfort. I have the companionship of the Holy Ghost who is the third member of the Godhead. I know that when I do feel guilty for sinning, because I am not perfect, I can become clean again through the Atonement of Jesus Christ. I know that I am loved. Some people may ask well what is different between our religion and any other Christian churches. There are many differences but one of the main reasons and best answers I can give is I know that after this life my family that I have now and my future family will not only be mine until death do we part but I know that I will be together with my family FOREVER. That is such a blessing to know that. We have the answers of how this is possible. Talk with the missionaries. They are called of God to be His representatives here on the Earth in these days.

How I live my faith

I am now living my faith all day everyday trying to be the best person that I can. I have to give all of my efforts to God because I am on His time and need to do all that I can to bring souls closer to him. In life it is hard to be perfect. Christ and God do not expect us to be perfect they just want us to be the best we can and to try the hardest we can. That is what they ask of us. If we put our part in then They will put in Theirs. I love just to think that no matter what I do as long as I try my hardest, God knows and will then bless us. I love to give. Giving is something that I have always seen my dad do. He rarely does something for himself and just gives and loves doing it. I think that giving without thinking that we are going to receive something back is a true attribute of our Savior Jesus Christ. That is how He lived His faith and so I think that it is an excellent way to show ours. Right now I am in Chile giving two years of my life to the Lord and teaching and spreading His word. This is His work and glory and I am proud to be a part of His army spreading the gospel to the world.