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Hi I'm James Parkin

I grew up in Salt Lake City. I played football and lacrosse in High school. I am a Mormon.

About Me

I grew up in Salt Lake City, Utah. I just graduated from Highland High School, where I was involved in playing football and lacrosse. I have two younger brothers and one sister. I am about to serve an LDS mission in Fresno, California.

Why I am a Mormon

I am Mormon because I have a firm testimony in Jesus Christ. I know that this without him we aren't able to accomplish anything. I know that it is because of him that I will be able too see my family again in heaven and that one day I will be able to have an eternal family of my own. I know that today here on earth we have a prophet of god who communicates with our heavenly fatherly regularly. I know that Joseph Smith was a prophet who communicated with god and restored our Gospel back to this Earth. And I am so grateful for the blessings I receive daily and from all the happiness that it brings me.

How I live my faith

One of my favorite activities is serving dinner to the homeless once a month with my family and other families in my neighborhood. I served as the president of a group of 16-18 year old young men who gathered together to learn of Christ and serve the needy in our community.