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Hi I'm David

I grew up in Southern California. I'm an Upper Cervical Doctor, but more importantly, I'm Mormon!

About Me

I was raised Mormon and like many young men in the church, I was baptized at the age of eight and participated in all the wonderful programs the church has to offer: dances, sports, scouts, seminary, mutual, etc. My life revolves around my wife and five children under the age of twelve. Their activities keep me very busy. However, I do make sure I exercise at least two and half hours a week without fail. I love to dance, play sports, piano, waterski and snowboard, but seldom have the time or money to do those things. I'm more interested in the spiritual progression and eternal nature of my family.

Why I am a Mormon

Although I was born into this church, I attained my own testimony of its' truthfullness by participating in church activities and serving a full time mission. I recall the first time I felt and recognized the spirit of truth testify to me that this is the Lords' church. I was twelve or thirteen years old and was attending a lecture series called "Especially for Youth." The speaker's lecture moved me to tears as I felt the spirit burn within me. It's no small task to move a twelve year old boy to tears, but I couldn't deny the spirit I felt that day. I served a full-time mission for the church in San Jose, Costa Rica from June of 1988 to July of 1990 at the age of nineteen. I had many spiritual experiences teaching and baptizing people that have served as a foundation for my testimony of the church as a whole. My testimony of the restored gospel of Jesus Christ has grown as I have continued to seek spiritual progression through temple marriage, having children and obedience to and love for my Savior.

How I live my faith

I love helping the missionaries teach and searching out the less active members of our church to invite them back into full activity and continued spiritual growth. I also occasionally conduct meetings, teach lessons and collect statistical reports for the men in our church, but my favorite activity is doing missionary work. I really enjoy answering questions people have about the church, bearing my testimony and sharing the Book of Mormon with anyone who will accept it.