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Hi I'm Alan Christensen

I grew up in Santa Rosa, California. I married a wonderful Canadian girl and we have five wonderful children. I'm a Mormon

About Me

I'm a married father of 5 children. My three oldest daughters have moved away from home. I have two teenage boys at home. For many years I worked as a City Manager. Now I'm a Risk Manager for a county organization in California. I enjoy watching sports, especially baseball and basketball. I played football and baseball in high school. I also enjoy exercise and work out at the gym regularly.

Why I am a Mormon

I gained a firm testimony of the Book of Mormon and the Prophet Joseph Smith at about age 17. From that time forward I've steadily grown in knowledge and testimony of the restored gospel of Jesus Christ. Because of the firmness of my testimony, I am motivated by the Spirit to do all I can to be a disciple of Christ.

How I live my faith

I serve in an administrative calling in the church as a High Counselor. One of my major duties is to train local leaders in a variety of areas. I also have opportunities to preach before congregations once a month regarding the doctrines of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saint. I also minister to members of my ward or congregation as a home teacher. Every month I visit 4 families along with my 17 year old son. I find that work to be of great satisfaction to me personally and spiritually.