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Hi I'm Steven M McCuch

My home is in Southeastern PA, I have a Spanish-speaking wife and four sons. I work in Data Management, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I was born and have lived in Pennsylvania all my life. My wife grew up in Honduras, Central America, a Spanish-speaking country. We have been married for 24 years and have four sons. My wife and I share a lot of the same values and interests, among which include faith and family. We decided a long time ago that we would like to help our children to get a good start in life. We have taught them about the importance of study and education. They have learned about self reliance as well, and all four boys have advanced to high levels in the Boy Scouts program. I have enjoyed being involved in outings with the boys, and have served in leadership positions with the Boy Scouts as well. I have never been a great athlete, but I do enjoy physical fitness. Some physical activities I particularly enjoy are swimming and cycling. I have worked in the field Materials Management for about 25 years. I enjoy working with data and analytical work. In addition to my family and professional pursuits, I give a portion of my time to church attendance and service. I am a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. One of the things that I like about the church is that it gives it's members a lot of opportunity for leadership and service.

Why I am a Mormon

Almost three decades ago, I met two missionaries from "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints," these young men taught me two things that the Spirit of God witnessed as true; the first was that Jesus Christ is my Lord and Savior, and second was that the way to know truth is by the Holy Ghost. Everyone that has the opportunity to investigate the Mormon Church is challenged to find out for themselves whether the teachings are true. We believe in the "Book of Mormon," which like the Bible is another testament of Jesus Christ. As I have prayed and read God's word, my testimony of truth has been strengthened. I have also received a witness of the truths of the Gospel as I have given myself to worship and service. I have received a lot of comfort and direction in times of struggle and challenge. I bear witness that there are prophets on the earth today as in times past, and I have benefited greatly from their teachings and counsel. I bear witness to Jesus Christ as the only way to God and true happiness; it is awesome to think of myself as a disciple and follower of Jesus Christ.

How I live my faith

The LDS Church does ask its members to take an active role in service and leadership. One phrase that we come to embrace is, "where much is given, much is expected." In other words, we feel a desire to give of our time and talents to church and community because we are very blessed ourselves . In many years as a member of the Mormon Church, I have learned and grown a lot personally. I have served in; youth programs, financial and membership records management, in educational programs, and in priesthood and congregational leadership. The LDS Church is very welfare minded, you will see the church in many parts of the world when human and financial resources are needed in times of disaster. I had the opportunity to help during the cleanup of communities in New York and New Jersey adversely affected by Hurricane Sandy a few years ago; thousands of church members joined together to help in the clean up and relief efforts following the storm. The people that received assistance were so grateful, and those of us who came to help felt a great measure of satisfaction for the opportunity to help those in need.

What blessings can we receive through the gift of the Holy Ghost?

Steven M McCuch
The Gift of the Holy Ghost is given to members when they are baptized and join the Church. The promised blessing is that the Holy Ghost will be your constant companion to guide and direct, conditional on your keeping God's commandments and living righteously. Show more Show less