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Hi I'm Michael Gregson

Hello, my name is Michael Gregson. I love this life and all of the experiences it brings! I am a Mormon

About Me

I am a 32 year old grateful Husband to my amazing wife, and father to one amazing 18 month old little girl with another baby on the way. I was born in Utah but moved a lot when I was younger. I've lived in Oklahoma, Minnesota, Wisconsin, Indiana (as a Missionary), and Arizona. I love to play any sport but basketball was my passion as a kid. I enjoy reading non-fiction books, and being out door in the sunshine with my wife and daughter. My brother gave me the nickname "The Experience", because you never know what is going to happen when I'm around, and whether you have a good or bad experience, one thing for sure.... It will be an experience. Like many others, my life has not always been easy and un-eventful. Whether by circumstances or choice, I have experienced pure joy and light and also darkness and despair. As I seek Jesus Christ by learning of Him and by striving to do what He has asked me to do, I am filled with Light, Peace, and Happiness. I know that He lives, loves, and is more involved in my life than I realize and my heart is filled with gratitude for Him and His willingness to "Pay a Price" for me that I cannot pay for myself. Nothing that is here on this earth can provide me with the complete and eternal happiness that I feel as I seek Him and "open the door' to let Him in.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because like most of us that live on this earth I had to find my purpose. Personally for me I felt that if I had no purpose what was the point, and so I was determined to find truth. I spent hours studying from the Bible and the Book of Mormon when I was younger and along with that many hours on my knees asking to know. I received my answer not in a loud yell, not in a whirlwind of glory, but in a still small voice that spoke peace to my heart and my mind that the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is indeed Christ's church once again reestablished on the earth. I know that Joseph Smith did see God our Father and His son Jesus Christ, and he was chosen as the Lord's vessel to reestablish His church and His priesthood authority back on the earth. As I live the gospel of Christ and testify of its truthfulness my spirit lights on fire and it is a joy that nothing else on this earth can provide for me. I feel very determined and motivated to keep His commandments daily so His light will be in my life and so He will be able to use me in His own way to build His kingdom and spread His truths here on earth. I am so grateful for the opportunity that it is to be a living modern witness in word and deed of His reality and divinity to my brothers and sisters on earth!

How I live my faith

I live my faith each day by waking up at 5 am every morning and dedicating the first part of my day to studying the scriptures and learning of Him. As I read, and ponder His life and Character I feel Him near and this provides me peace and motivation to live as He has asked me to by serving others. My family is the most important part of my life and I "try" to make sure to provide some kind of service for my Wife and daughter each day. I also serve those around me in the neighborhood we currently live in by feeding the homeless, taking part in community projects, and visiting those who are going through trials whatever they may be. I am an active participant in a church calling that enables me to visit the homes of other Members of the Church of Jesus Christ and also provides me opportunities to teach people that don't belong to my church about my beliefs and the doctrine of the Church of Jesus Christ. I share my testimony of Christ and Faith in Him by my walk (actions) as much as I do my talk each day.

What are Mormon women like? Do Mormons believe in equality of men and women?

Michael Gregson
The Apostle Paul taught that “neither is the man without the woman, neither the woman without the man, in the Lord” (1 Corinthians 11:11). In the sight of God, and in the marriage relationship, men and women are equally important. I love my wife with all of my heart and we are a team. A team can't function without everyone doing their part. She has a love and devotion to our daughter and to others around us that I am humbled by almost daily. I want to be a better man for her so that she has the happiest life possible. Show more Show less