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Hi I'm Mitchell

I grew up moving around the United States of America. I graduated from high school and attended BYU-H. I am a Latter Day Saint.

About Me

I have moved around quite a few times for my father's career. I enjoy reading books, going on walks, bike riding, mountain biking, rock climbing, snow skiing, longboarding, just sitting outside and admiring the beauty of the world and realize how blessed I am. I love to do things with my friends like going to the movies, playing board games, going for drives, playing outside, especially in the rain, boating and hanging around doing nothing. I have been to a little college and graduated high school. I have received my Eagle Scout and also graduated from Seminary.

Why I am a Mormon

The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints has been such a substantial influence in my life. I know without it I would not be as successful as I am currently. It changes people only for the better. His gospel is true and is meant to be taught unto all. Those who do not accept it I feel sorry for them. To have an endless joy and ease of mind as to our origin before this life, where we go after and what is our purpose whilst we are living this life. I still have sorrows and worries, but to know that I have a loving Father in Heaven that has given me everything He hath and a brother, Jesus Christ, who gave His own life just so that I and everyone else may return to live with our Father again. Joseph Smith has also been a wonderful example to me and many others. A young man of age 14 was persecuted, tortured and eventually killed at age 35 for this gospel. It is my life. I know without a doubt in my mind that God is our loving Father and His son Jesus Christ is our brother and friend. When I have had no where else to turn I lean on Jesus and He comforts me, letting me know not to fray, only rejoice. For these times of sorrow I face will pass and become learning experiences, making me stronger and allowing me to teach others from my experiences. This I know to be.

How I live my faith

Living your faith and saying you are part of a religion or certain group means something to me. Whenever I hear someone say they are a Christian I begin to think in my head service activities or questions about how they like to serve others. When I serve I like to do so without any recognition or secretly. You get more of a joy out of it and I love to see the person smile when they see what good has happened to them. In my church I have been called as president and councilor in various groups. In the meetings we have it is discussed what we are dong that week in church and for our weekly activity. We also bring up any matters of kids feeling left out and how we can involve them more in the smallest of ways like conversation in the halls. When I was away at school my roommate and I were assigned two girls to go and hometeach. Hometeaching is when you and a companion go to your assigned "family" and teach them usually a gospel principle or talk given by one of the church authorities. You also talk with them about how their jobs are going if they have one, any problems they might currently have, or be a listening ear. I find it quite enjoyable and cannot wait to go and serve a mission because you are just constantly helping and serving others. I have a calling right now as a teacher to the five and six year old kids in my local ward. The rewards I receive from teaching them and how much they teach me is wonderful. I will miss them and their cute little faces. These are some things I do in my church and everyday life.