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Hi I'm Chris

I love to sing. My family wishes I wouldn't. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I'm a husband and father of three girls who have me wrapped around their fingers and a son of whom I'm very proud. I stay home with my 4 month old daughter by day and by night perform therapeutic massage where I'm self-employed. I enjoy writing fiction, reading, playing tennis and helping people feel good through touch.

Why I am a Mormon

I was three years old when my parents joined the LDS church. I'm so grateful they did. I therefore had the opportunity from a young age to learn of the teachings of Jesus Christ and His Restored Gospel. As I grew older I decided to dedicate two years of my life to teaching others about His Church as a missionary. This experience was by far the most rewarding and most challenging up until that time in my life and I knew I could no longer rely on the testimony of my parents or local church leaders regarding whether my beliefs were true. I had to find out if The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day-Saints was true for myself. I do not remember clearly when this knowledge came, but it did come. Had it not, I would not have been able to complete my two years of service teaching others about that which I did not know to be true. Mostly I am grateful for the knowledge I have that my Heavenly Father and Savior, Jesus Christ, love me and will never leave me. They have seen me through the darkest of my trials, remaining at my side even while doubting them during some of those terrible times. I know that God lives and Jesus is my personal Savior and that He has restored His gospel to the earth so that I may know how I can return to live with Him again and so I can also experience joy in this life.

How I live my faith

I serve as a counselor in one of the men's organizations, helping with teaching responsibilities, service projects, and strengthening faith. I've overcome much of my inhibitions and shyness through seeking to help those in need primarily through listening and encouragement.