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Hi I'm Kurtis Meinhardt

I enjoy weight training, shooting sports, and self reliant/co-reliant backpacking. I love serving others. I'm a Mormon!

About Me

I am 20 years old, currently serving a mission in the Utica New York Mission! I grew up in the town of Oak City surrounded by so many righteous examples, it was there that I had the opportunity to share how much the gospel meant to me with my best friend. I have found so much joy in living this life when at one time I thought I never would. When I was in my junior year of high school I found some great friends who helped me decide what I wanted in my life. I continued with that group of friends into my senior year and added one more very special friend. She has helped me grow my testimony so much and has given me the determination I needed to serve a full-time mission, to strive every day to be a good man, and a worthy priesthood holder. At this time while I am serving as a missionary, I have a great opportunity to serve so many people. One of the most powerful ways I serve is by inviting others to come to Christ and feel of the Happiness that the Restored Gospel can bring into your life. After my mission I plan on getting married to my very special friend, starting college, and down the road starting a family of my own. I plan on pursuing a career in the Sports Medicine/ Exercise Science field. I love the Gospel of Jesus Christ, His atonement is forever reaching and infinite, He loves and knows each one of us, we may be sealed with our families for ETERNITY! I love my Savior Jesus Christ!

Why I am a Mormon

Through living the principles of the gospel of Jesus Christ I have been able to see blessings and peace come into my life. My testimony of the Gospel allows me to have a sense of great peace and direction when I look to the future. I don't have to be afraid of what the future holds. That means so much to me! The Restored gospel allows for the family unit to not only function better in this life, it allows us to continue on as a unit forever. My family is the single most important thing in my life. I can not imagine living for eternity without them!

How I live my faith

I first started living my faith in my early teens I would say, as a child my father gave me the opportunity to serve with him in Home Teaching. Where we would go around to a couple of homes once a month and provide service and leave with a gospel message. It was during this time that I began to see the influence that serving others can do. I later took this example that my father gave me and decided to serve a full time mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. I am serving in New York! My faith has been strengthened most by serving others and sharing my testimony that I have of our Savior Jesus Christ I KNOW he LIVES!