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Hi I'm Braydon Stubbs

I grew up in Wyoming. I was the mascot in high school. I want to be a counselor. I'm a missionary, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I'm a missionary serving for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in the Arkansas Bentonville Mission (formerly the Oklahoma Tulsa Mission); I served the first three months of my mission in the Idaho Pocatello Mission. I enjoy several hobbies, including reading, playing games, freestyle dancing, camping, running, playing volleyball, learning and using emergency responder skills, inventing games, and most importantly, spreading the Gospel of Jesus Christ to and serving those around me. I love school and studying. My favorite subjects are math and science. I was a peer-tutor for special education students, and I participated in several clubs and activities in high school. I am looking forward to studying college. I love participating in service projects and am happy to assist people as often as I can. I don't really have a "group" nor a popularity status - rather, I've always tried to be a part of all social groups, and I'm a friend to everyone. I enjoy being a go-to guy when others want to talk, and I do my best to keep confidences and trust. I am working on becoming better than I am, starting with developing a love for obeying the laws of God and of my mission, and developing wisdom to choose the right. Last but not least: I love life. It is definitely worth living and making the best of the opportunities given us by a loving God.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born into the church and raised by a convert mother with a testimony of steel, and by a father who was raised in and has remained faithful to the church throughout his entire life. The service and faith of my parents and grandparents has been the primary reason I have grown up with a testimony of the gospel of Jesus Christ and have tried my best to live its teachings. I have also had several personal teaching and faith-building experiences of my own that have strengthened me, and that have reminded me that the gospel Plan of Happiness is by far the best way to live. I'm not perfect, and I do not in any way claim to be. I just do my best to be the best kind of person I can be, and I put my faith in the Lord Jesus Christ, and in His grace and Atonement. Anything I have done, worthy of being claimed as an accomplishment, I credit to the Lord. I would be nothing without Him, and I know that His gospel is true. He is alive. He is our loving Brother and Friend. I would like to invite you to hear His message: the gospel of salvation and happiness everlasting. Come unto Him. He loves you and will welcome you with open arms. He has done it for me; he did it for a fourteen-year-old boy in New England, named Joseph Smith, two-hundred years ago; he did it for sinners in Judea in early AD; and he is doing it for hundreds, thousands even, at this very moment. You could be one of those blessed. He will give you joy, and peace, and rest. You will not regret doing so when you stand with Him at the last day of judgment. I promise that, and bear testimony of it to you in His name, even in the name of Jesus Christ, our Savior and Lord and King, forever, Amen.

How I live my faith

I most prominently live my faith by currently serving a mission as an ambassador for The Lord Jesus Christ and His church. I also live my faith with my passion to help and serve others. Previously, I particularly enjoyed serving for the South Lincoln Emergency Medical Services ambulance agency in Wyoming as part of a more physical form of assistance, and I have an active interest in high school sports with a drive for giving assistance where helpful to coaches and athletes. However, what brings me the most satisfaction is giving others the chance to learn what will bring them joy: the Gospel of Jesus Christ. I know my upbringing in the church with ethics of understanding and empathy and charity have been the greatest contributor to my sense of empathy, and I try to bring that with me to work and to play so that I can better relate with those I am around, whether they are family, friends, or acquaintances I just met. I worship at church each week too, and there I renew my promises to love and serve. I learn about Jesus Christ my Savior, Heavenly Father, and about how to prepare myself and others for Heaven. I learn more as well while I pray and study the scriptures each day . I then try to live like Jesus would have me live. That makes all the difference - trying and changing so that I can better be like him.