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Hi I'm Gary Breckenridge

I grew up in Teton Valley Idaho with the family that I was adopted into. I am a Mormon.

About Me

I am a mixture of African American and Pacific Islander. I have lived on a cattle ranch all my life since I have been adopted at 16 months. I love any sports specifically Basketball, Track & Field. I have played every sport I had a chance to and love to play a new sport. I have sometimes regretted growing up on a ranch because of the hard work but thanks to the ranch I am a hard worker and like to get things done. I am currently serving a mission in the Arkansas Little Rock mission. I know I have been called here by a prophet and that I have work to do!

Why I am a Mormon

I was born in a family that has been members for many generations. I follow this gospel because of the feeling that I get when I am doing what I have learned from the gospel. I have had many hardships in my life with many obstacles that I had a hard time getting over, but through the gospel I had been comforted and put at ease that I could continue with my life in the right direction. When I was being adopted my aunt had left me a card that told me why my mother had put me up for adoption. I read this card over and over because in it she said that my mom didn't want to give me up but she knew that if I grew up in an LDS family that I would be a successful person. And when I met my mother I let her know how happy I was that she had done that for me and how it has truly helped me become the person I am today.

How I live my faith

Growing up in my ward I was the only kid my age the closest was two years older and younger than me. With this I have became really close to the teachings of the Gospel and have really loved everything I have learned. I was sometimes put in charge of the younger groups so I had a lot of chances to teach others and organize many events. I try my hardest to stand out as a member of this church by my actions and the love and concern I have for others.