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Hi I'm James Reiley Jacobson

I'm the second oldest of 6 children. I have lived in several different places around the world. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I have always been a part of a military family since I was born. I have lived in several exotic places and love learning about and experiencing first hand the different cultures of the world. I am the second oldest of 6 children. I was attending college but have taken a leave of absence so that I may serve a full-time mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born into the covenant of the church through my parents marriage in the temple, and have always been a member. Ever since I was little I knew there was something special about the church yet never thought much of why it was so special. As I grew up I began to go through my own personal conversion and began to make my own decisions towards the church. I was given the choice to choose for myself wither or not I truly believed the the Book of Mormon and Jesus Christ. Through the trials and miracles in my life I have been able to have a change of heart, and to truly know that this is the true church, and that Jesus Christ suffered for me, that I may be able to obtain mercy for my sins, and to be able to once again return to my heavenly father in heaven. I know that the Lord has appointed a prophet on this modern-day earth, and that that man has the priesthood and authority, to minister unto all of the members of the church, the will and guidance of the lord. I believe in the teachings of my leaders and in the doctrines of the Bible and the Book of Mormon.

How I live my faith

I do not have an official church calling at the moment. I am currently in the process of preparing to leave on my mission for the church and believe that it is my responsibility to be a good example for the youth of the church, specifically the young men. I love to go and help team teach the youth with my father for early morning scripture study.