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Hi I'm Lloyd

Who likes to Duck hunt, play golf, be around good people and be with my family.

About Me

I am a dad of six children, his, hers and ours two from his, two from hers and 2 from ours. Up until about 5 years ago my favorite hobby was golf but now I would have to say it's duck hunting. I can't believe I'm crazy enough to think that being out in the rain and wind in freezing cold weather is fun, but it is. As I have grown older my priorities have changed drastically and I am very much at peace with myself and very happy that my attitude has changed about many things. I am a dedicated member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, I enjoy going to church and rubbing shoulders with some of the greatest people on earth.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because with all my heart I feel the gospel of Jesus Christ is true and within the Mormon religion I believe that the scriptures, Bible, Book of Mormon, Doctrine and Covenants, Pearl of Great Price and with the modern day Apostles and Prophets, that the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (Mormons) have the fullness of the gospel. I am a member of Christ church because through the teachings of our Savior He has shown me how to be happier, more patient, kind, thoughtful, He has shown me how to be a better man. I am a Mormon because they stick to the teachings of Christ and don't change with the times. The Church may change a program or the way they administer certain things but their core teachings never change. I am a Mormon because they love all people regardless of their color, sex or religious affiliation. I am a Mormon because they respect the rights and liberties of all people, we believe that all mankind has the basic right to make choices for themselves. I am a Mormon because they teach these things and those that understand the Gospel of Jesus Christ know that these are the truths that Jesus taught. I am a Mormon because it's true.

How I live my faith

I am a member of the Stake High Council and my responsibilities include the Ripon Ward, Seminary for the Manteca Stake and activities for the Manteca Stake. I also home teach six families three of which I see monthly and three whom I seldom visit because of their desires not to be disturbed. The High Council are a group of Twelve men who are called to help the Stake President administer to the members of the stake. The cities in our stake are Tracy, Manteca. Lathrop and Ripon California there are approximately 5,000 people in our stake. Once a month high counselors visit different congregation's in the Stake and speak on various subjects (always teachings of Jesus Christ) based which are assigned by the Stake President.