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Hi I'm Brent Kasen Palmer

I'm a thrift rattlesnake catching, thrift shopping, mushroom hunting adventurer. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I love music and the arts. I enjoy spending as much time as possible outdoors, whether I am camping, hiking, hunting, fishing, rappelling, four-wheeling, or participating in sports. I recently graduated from high school, and I will be serving a mission soon.

Why I am a Mormon

I have been blessed to be born into a family that is strong in the church. My testimony has grown with me as I have grown physically, and I know the church is true. Even when you are born into the church, you need to learn to gain a testimony for yourself. You can't go on forever relying on the beliefs of someone else! There have been so many experiences I have had that witness to me that the church is true and that I can rely on God to help me, as long as I am willing to do my best. I know that the Book of Mormon is another testament of Jesus Christ, and that we have living prophets to guide us today. Both of these resources strengthen my faith and give me a stronger desire to share this gospel with everyone!

How I live my faith

I love to participate in Scouting and other activities. I love adventuring or just spending time with my fellow priesthood holders. I enjoy any and every chance to serve in the church. I believe that the gospel can bring joy to everyone's lives, and so I try to help others be happy by being friendly and sharing my knowledge of the truth. I love opportunities to study the scriptures and hear talks from church leaders and other members of my church.

Why is The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints called Mormons or Mormonism?

Brent Kasen Palmer
One of the main things that differentiates us from other religions is the Book of Mormon. We believe the Book of Mormon is the word of God and it is vital for us to have, but it is not the center of our faith. We believe in Jesus Christ and we worship him, so the name of our church is based on His name. People refer to our church as the Mormon church because of the Book of Mormon. Show more Show less