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Hi I'm Scott Sprague

I grew up in southern California. I enjoy playing sports, cooking, and computers. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I grew up in southern California mostly playing soccer, enjoying the beach and mountains, and playing video games with my brother and friends. I grew to love (most) all sports, reading, cooking, kayaking, body surfing, and all varieties of food. I got my bachelors in computer science at BYU, worked at Walmart corporate headquarters for 2.5 years, and now I'm back in Utah working for the church. My family consists of me, my older brother Sean (who is now married with a daughter), my little sister Sarah (who was born with microcephaly and passed away while I was on my mission), and mom and dad. I love them all very much and hold them and my true friends very close, though not often in words.

Why I am a Mormon

Though I grew up in the church I did receive a firm testimony for myself until much later. Before my mission I always went to church activities and fulfilled my callings, but it wasn't until I was called on a mission that I took a big step in my conversion. Reading the book of Mormon from start to finish and living as a missionary greatly strengthened my testimony in Jesus Christ and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. I continue experimenting on His words. The more I try to be like Him, the more joy, love, security and peace I have in my life. I know that God lives and that he loves all of us as His sons and daughters.

How I live my faith

I aspire to live a grow like Christ as described in Luke 2:52, "And Jesus increased in wisdom and stature, and in favour with God and man." As such, I keep my goals focus towards improving myself physically, mentally, emotionally, and most of all, spiritually. I do my best in serving in my callings and befriending others. I try to be an example to others love and serve the Lord. The gospel of Jesus Christ is just so great!

Do Mormons regard the Bible as Holy Scripture and the word of God?

Scott Sprague
Of course! I love the Bible. I enjoy the epic stories of the old testament, the covenants Jehovah made with His chosen people, and the examples of such great men. I also enjoy learning about Jesus Christ and his ministry in the New Testament along with the teachings of His apostles after His resurrection. Show more Show less