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Hi I'm Ian

I grew up mostly in Europe but have been all over the world. i did volunteer electrical work for people. i'm a Mormon.

About Me

I did pro-bono electrical work for handicapped people for a year and also did volunteer work up in New York after Hurricane Sandy hit. I shoot bows and arrows and rifles. Rifles I shoot competitively. I have great hand-eye coordination. I've traveled to many places, such as Belgium, Germany, South Africa, Netherlands, Switzerland, Turkey (pretty much all of Europe). I enjoy new experiences.

Why I am a Mormon

I want to share the gospel with so many because I want them to understand the happiness and joy that it brings me, as well as the peace in my heart that it has given me. One of the main things I have gotten out of the gospel is that with each person that I share my testimony with, mine grows as well. According to Doctrine and Covenants 18:16 "And now if your joy will be great with one soul that you have brought unto me into the Kingdom of my Father, how great will your joy be if you bring many souls unto me!" In this, knowing that my joy will grow as will yours, by sharing with other people the restored gospel. People need to experience the joys of redemption, and I would like to be the one that can help them, so that they know they can be forgiven for past sins. Just as I have been.

How I live my faith

I helped set up camping and other outdoor activities for the Boy Scouts in the ward since I have a particular interest and experience in such areas. I also did community service for members who needed it. I really just try to help out where I can.

How is the Book of Mormon different from the Bible? How did Joseph Smith obtain the “golden plates” or Book of Mormon?

The Book of Mormon is not more true than the Bible. They go hand-in-hand. That is why the Book of Mormon is called another testament of Jesus Christ. I know that those who read the Book of Mormon and sincerely pray will be touched by the Holy Ghost and know that it is true. Joseph Smith, who was a true prophet of God, was able to obtain the plates by revelation. Show more Show less