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Hi I'm Jared Bradley

I'm a father of 5 wonderful kids, husband, veteran, businessman and entrepreneur. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I love life and the opportunity to experience it! What a crazy roller coaster ride we are on with all its ups and downs and the growth we gain from living through it, especially with a positive attitude. I am married to a wonderful woman who has always made me want to be a better man. We have 5 kids - two girls and three boys - who keep us hopping. We were able to adopt the three boys just this year from the foster-care system so our family essentially doubled overnight. Truly chaos at its finest but I wouldn't trade it for the world. I graduated from college then went into the Army, serving in the 101st ABN DIV. The discipline and personal awareness I learned in the military has been an incredible asset to me in every other aspect of my life. I now run a small business, choosing this route after a stint with larger corporations. It's tough but worth it! I never run from a challenge and want to live life to its fullest!

Why I am a Mormon

I grew up a Mormon but like many others, reached a point where I had to know for myself and develop my own testimony of the Gospel. Once I was fully prepared to act on the answers I was seeking is when my study and prayers really became fruitful and beneficial, and in time I was able to develop a firm understanding and knowledge that God lives, that Jesus Christ is my Savior and that his Gospel has been restored upon the earth. Knowing that I have a loving Heavenly Father who has provided me the roadmap to return to him is an incredible reassurance and I hope you can experience that feeling as well! He is also guiding us through a living Prophet today so we have the written word in the scriptures and the spoken word from His chosen Apostles. I hope you will find the truth you are looking for. I testify to you that the Gospel is here and you can know for yourself that it is true. God loves you and the eternal sacrifice and Atonement that our eldest brother, Jesus Christ, made for us can make you whole. Pursue the questions you are seeking, with real intent, and the answers will unfold for you.

How I live my faith

My faith is the cornerstone of my life and everything I do is centered on the morals and guidance that my faith provides me. I rely on the knowledge that there is a higher power and authority than myself and that helps me make better decisions. It also gives me much more of a purpose in life! In the Church I work with the young men, specifically in Scouting. Helping young men learn patriotism, respect, service, morals, self-worth and all the other great aspects of Scouting is a great calling. I enjoy going to church and being an active participant in the discussions and learning. The camaraderie and fellowship that exists there helps me recharge and get ready for the upcoming week. As you can hopefully tell, I love being a Mormon. Being surrounded by great people who love the Lord, live clean, healthy lives, and are devoted to service is an amazing thing. "By their fruits ye shall know them" is a motto Mormons live up to and that is a testimony by itself.