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Hi I'm Bryan Wood

I am a Mormon, Husband, Father and Priesthood Holder . I know this Church Is True and Jesus Christ is my Savior.

About Me

I I was raised in the South and am from Texas. I met my wife in high school who introduced me to the gospel. I graduated from college and am currently completing my masters degree. I was a police officer for 20 years and have been a member of the military reserves for 24 years. I have a black belt in one martial arts system and a brown belt in another. I play golf and scuba dive. My favorite vacation is going on a cruise with my wife.

Why I am a Mormon

I know the Church is true and the Book of Mormon is the word of God. What drew me to the Church was the consistency. Unlike by previous religious experience, the Gospel is the same no matter where you attend. From Salt Lake to New Guinea the Gospel is the same. The same organization, the same music, its all the same. The first time I went to church I felt peace. I have witnessed miracles in my life since becoming a member. I love that the ministry is not paid. Unlike my previous religious experience where preachers could become rich, our leaders are not paid. They are just like me working hard to provide for their family. Their service to the gospel is voluntary. I love the idea of free will. We each choose for ourselves and reap the consequences both good and bad. I love the Book of Mormon and the truth that lies within. It takes nothing away from the Bible, but adds and clarifies the truth of God's plan and the Savior's mission here on earth. I love that our Missionaries volunteer to go to all the world and share the gospel.

How I live my faith

I have been a primary instructor and have held every leadership position in scouting. I have been an Elder's Quorum teacher, been a member of two different Elder's Quorum Presidencies and two different High Priest Group Leaderships.