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Hi I'm Aaron

I grew up in California and Utah. I work in real estate. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I grew up in a family with brothers and sisters that played sports as a main hobby, but my parents and teachers also instilled in me a love for literature that still persists. Saturdays during the Fall are spent watching college football, and during the Summer my family likes to go to every baseball game that we can. In college, I earned an undergraduate degree in horticulture and graduate degrees in landscape architecture and real estate. I love my family and enjoy nothing more than sitting on the porch, barbecuing, and spending time with them on warm evenings.

Why I am a Mormon

I grew up in a Mormon family, but the decision to continue in my faith has always been my own. As a member of the LDS faith, one must constantly make efforts to live by the standards that are set, which are quite high. It is almost impossible to persevere unless you know for yourself that God wants you to live these standards. I have prayed and asked God whether or not this church is true, and I was given an answer in my heart that it is. Each time I go to church, teach others, or discuss with my family the blessings I have received from living the gospel I feel this same answer come over me confirming what I know to be true. I know that my family is blessed each day though knowing the Lord's commandments and following them.

How I live my faith

I am active in my local congregation, volunteering time as the Sunday School President and going on monthly visits in the homes of other members that have been assigned to me. As President, I am responsible for making sure that the youth and adult instructors are prepared each week to give a lesson in their various classes. I meet with the ward council once per month and discuss with other local leaders how our congregation can improve and whether there are any families in the ward that need special help. I enjoy these responsibilities. They have allowed me to feel the Holy Ghost and share spiritual experiences with others who are striving to learn the gospel.