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Hi I'm Austin James Beus

I'm a die hard Denver Broncos fan, I'm going bald, I'm serving a two year mission in Baltimore Maryland, and I am a Mormon.

About Me

I was born of goodly parents in the grand state of Utah, were I have lived my entire life. I have 7 siblings, 5 sisters and 2 brothers, so as you can imagine it was always an adventure at the Beus home! I absolutely love sports! Especially soccer, basketball, and football. I love being spontaneous and randomly doing things. Overall I quite enjoy having fun, laughing so hard you feel like you have the biggest 6 pack in the world, and making the most of what life brings!

Why I am a Mormon

The easy answer would be "Because my parents were and that is what I grew up with." but its much more than that. Salvation is personal. I had to come to my own conclusion and gain my own testimony on what I need to do to return to live with God someday. I always knew growing up that there had to be something bigger than myself. There had to be a Creator. So if there's a God than there had to be a reason for life and a way I could return to live with Him someday. Truly the reason I am a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is because I know it is through the principles and ordinances of Jesus Christs gospel that I can be happy in this life and live in eternal happiness with my Father in Heaven in the life to come. The restored gospel and authority that is on the earth today truly is the way we can receive eternal salvation. I have been blessed to know that by the power of the Holy Ghost. The beautiful thing is everyone can receive a witness that the restored church of Jesus Christ is true by reading and praying about the Book of Mormon. There is no doubt in my mind, again by the influence of the Holy Ghost, that the Book of Mormon is the word of God and that there is a living Prophet. I cannot deny the witness that God has given me that Jesus Christ is my Savior and that it is through His restored gospel and His atonement that all things are possible.

How I live my faith

Right now I am blessed to be serving a full time mission in Baltimore Maryland. I strongly feel the best way to live your faith is by sharing it with others through your example and invitations. I also live my my faith by trying my absolute best to keep the commandments God has given us, His children, to help us become more like Him and truly be happy. I know I am far from perfect but as I rely on God and in His Son, Jesus Christ and His Atonement, I can improve each and every day and increase my faith.