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Hi I'm Joshua Packard

I love cold showers. I take chances. I kill it at ping pong. You may say I'm a Dreamer, but I'm not. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I guess you could say I'm a simple man. I enjoy poetry, drinking egg nog, and yes, I LOVE to Dance the Night Away. I love life. Isn't it fantastic? My outlook on life is a bit different from others. For some reason, everything I do, see, hear, smell, touch, taste, is WONDERFUL! I find happiness in everything; except eating beets. If you play me in Mario Kart, I will win. Always. Some of my hobbies are piano, singing, catching rats, quoting movies, serving others, cliff jumping, drinking Nilbog milk, reading, marching, busting backboards, star gazing, laying on my brothers, learning, and tubing. I live life at the climax. It's more fun that way, when EVERYTHING is exciting! That's the way I like it, adventurous and exhilarating!

Why I am a Mormon

Good question. Why am I a Mormon? Hmmm......THE BOOK OF MORMON IS TRUE PEOPLE!! I KNOW IT!! I have applied the promise Moroni leaves, and the Holy Ghost has confirmed to me through thoughts and feelings that IT IS the word of God. Because of that knowledge, everything else is like Saturday in the Park. I know that Joseph Smith was and is a Prophet of God. I know that he restored the one TRUE church of Christ. Serving my mission in the South has solidified that testimony. I know that our Savior Jesus Christ suffered for all of us, and died for us. Most importantly, I know that He lives. Through Him we will all live again. How wonderful! How majestic! How powerful! That is why I'm a Mormon, and that is why I'm devoting my life to the service of my God. I love Jesus Christ, and that's why I'm a Mormon. Can I get an amen?

How I live my faith

My favorite picture of the Savior is what I call, "Smiling Jesus". Whenever I picture Jesus, that is how I picture him. Smiling. So, that is my goal. To bring sunshine and happiness to those around me. I try my best to be the child my Heavenly Father wants me to be. When there is a need of service, I work hard. When my leaders ask me to do something, I am obedient. I try my best to be the devoted disciple of Jesus Christ that He expects me to be. I know that it is ONLY in and through Him that we are saved! I love this gospel.