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Hi I'm Bryan Borsella

I was born in Hawaii on the island of Molokai. I am a Mormon.

About Me

As mentioned earlier, I was born in Hawaii and at the age of 13, I moved to the mainland and lived with my sister. I lived in Texas, California, Alaska and graduated from high school in Rhode Island. Moved back to Hawaii and was enrolled at the Church College of Hawaii (BYU-H) by my parents as a nonmember. I was baptized when I was 19 years of age. Worked at the Polynesian Cultural Center as a performer. Moved to the mainland once again to work at a resort in Idaho. There I met my wife Debbie. We have 4 children and now have 13 grandchildren. I worked at the Idaho National Laboratory for 34 years in the Environmental and Safety areas. Retired and now live in Nampa, Idaho. Excited about our mission to Hawaii.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I made a promise long ago that I want to live with my Father in Heaven and my brother Jesus Christ. In addition, if live worthy, I know that someday and will be able to live with my family. My conversion to the gospel took many turns while attending BYU-Hawaii and it is because of friends, room mates, and music, that the Holy Ghost prompted me to be baptized. Jesus Christ was baptized and so I followed His example and have not looked back since. Being a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints has blessed my life and the lives of my family. This is why I have chosen to live this lifestyle and to follow Jesus Christ.

How I live my faith

I have been called to many positions in the church...the most recent was a member in the Bishopric. I liked working with the youth and getting to know the members of the ward. Beside being a father and husband, hometeaching is one of my favorite calling. It allows me to be of service to my families and present topics of interest to the families. Besides working for the church, my wife and I try to keep healthy by exercising at a local rec center and once a week volunteer at a elementary school. The expression of "grandchildren are more fun than your own kids" is very true. We tag along with them to movies, sporting events, shopping and many other activities that make great memories. We try to instill in them values that would make them good kids and eventually great parents. We are blessed to travel to see our kids throughout the US. My wife and I try very hard each day to live christian lives as we know this is what Jesus would like us to do.