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Hi I'm Braden Smith

Sports, music, outdoors, 100% pure humor? That's me. I'm a Mormon!

About Me

Having fun with all my friends is my favorite thing to do. I am a big family person, coming from a big, very close extended family whom I love dearly. On September 4th i reported to the MTC to serve a full time mission in the San Jose, California Mission. On April 14th I returned home from my mission for 6 months to take care of things and utilize the healing and enabling power of the Atonement. I am now back in San Jose as a full time Missionary serving with 120% of my spirit and strength! Its good to be back!!!!

Why I am a Mormon

For a while it was because I was just born into it and went though the motions that a good Mormon boy should. But now that I have done lots of growing up and actually can thing clearly, I am a Mormon because I love it and because I know that it is the true church of God and it has been confirmed to my by lots of study, pondering, and prayer. I have lately built up a very firm testimony of the Atonement of Jesus Christ and how through him we have a second chance to be cleansed from sins of the world. As i have grown up i have realized all the many blessings that have come into my life due to living the gospel, and keeping the rules (or commandments) that our Heavenly father has asked us to keep.

How I live my faith

I live it by obedience. Serving the lord through teaching people about the gospel or mostly serving them through my works and example. Service has been a big part of my life and will continue to always be. The feeling you get from helping someone out that is in critical need, or even if its the small and simple things is just unmatchable. One of my favorite things to do is change. Every day I change and try to live my life in accordance to how our Father in Heaven would want us to.