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Hi I'm Izaac Newell

I am from California, I am an Eagle Scout, I served a mission in Las Vegas Nevada, I am starting a business, I am a Mormon

About Me

I have been a Mormon my entire life. I received my Eagle Scout Award in 2011, and everything I did to get that award has helped me so much in my life. Being in scouting helped prepare me for life ahead. I also served a mission for the church in Las Vegas NV 2013-2015. I came home and married my girlfriend of 2 1/2 years in the Seattle Washington Temple in 2015. We have a baby girl on the way, which will be our first child, we are so excited! Right now I am starting my own business to do construction full-time. I have had several different callings in the church including just getting called to teach kids in Primary with my wife. I am very excited to start in that calling, even though it is not exactly what I want to do.

Why I am a Mormon

Like most members of the church, both of my parents are members, but that is not why I am a Mormon. I am a Mormon because of the Testimony that I have developed in my lifetime. I am only 22 but have gone through a lot different situations, some good and other not so good. I have not always been the best member of the Church, but I have always done my best, and that is all God and Jesus Christ ask of us. One the situations that has strengthened my Testimony happened when I was 3 years old. I got lost in woods around my grandparents house for the whole day. I know the only reason I made it through that was because my Heavenly Father was watching over me. One of the biggest ways he did that was through my dog Briscoe, who stayed by side the entire time. There have been so many times that the Spirit spoke to me and because I was listening, it saved me from getting hurt physically or spiritually. Because of the Gospel of Jesus Christ I have had the opportunity to serve a mission for the Lord Jesus Christ. I was also able to meet my Eternal Companion and marry her in the Temple of God. I am grateful for her and how much love she gives me. I am grateful to be able to start a family with her and raise our own children in the Gospel. I love my wife so much for everything that she does for me and our unborn child. I am happy that I was able to find someone that loves our Heavenly Father and his son Jesus Christ as much as I do. I know for a fact that God and Jesus Christ speak to the Prophet and the Apostles here on earth today. If we listen to them and heed the council they give us, we will be blessed greatly in our lives. I know I have been in my life. It is a wonderful blessing to have the Gospel of Jesus Christ on the earth in these days. It brings me so much happiness even though there is so much turmoil in the world today. All of us on this earth can say that Jesus Christ is our Savior. And through him we can live with him and our Heavenly Father after we die.

How I live my faith

I try my best to be a good example to those around me, although sometimes I am the one that needs a good example. I know that if I do the best I can in my life, then God and Jesus Christ will be there for me when I need them. I hope to be able to teach my children what I have learned of the Gospel throughout my life and to be a good example of what a Christian should be. I try my best to help anyone that needs help whenever I can. That is something that I hope my children will see me do and want to follow my example. I share my testimony of the Restoration of the Gospel of Jesus Christ whenever I can.