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Hi I'm Ryland Dexter

I love all kinds of sports, I'm a missionary, I love my family, and I'm a Mormon

About Me

I grew up in Utah. I love spending time and going on hikes with my family, they mean the world to me. I am the oldest so I do my best to set a good example or at least tell them what not to do. I like all kinds of sports like Snowboarding, Mountain Biking, Scuba Diving, Football, Lacrosse, Baseball, Swimming and Basketball. I love to take a minute and just sit and see the amazing world that God has given to us. I love flying and seeing it from above. I hope to become a Pilot someday. I am putting my life on hold right now so that I can serve a Mission for the Church in Oregon Portland.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I have felt the love of my savior. I know that he cares about and knows each one of us individually.The Father sacrificed his Son so that we all could return to him (John 3:16). Christ spent his entire life lifting up others and loving them. Even on the cross he comforted and forgave others never thinking about himself. I have felt this love and I wish everyone else could too. He wants all of us to come back to Him, His hand is outstretched to help us the whole way, all we need to do is have Faith in him, Repent, be Baptized, receive the Holy Ghost and Endure to the End.

How I live my faith

I served as a second assistant to the Bishop in my Priests Quorum. We took care of the Widows and Widowers in the ward and loved helping them in anything they need including yard work and shoveling their driveway after a snow storm and talk to them. It always made us feel so good to help them and visit with them. Currently I am a Missionary serving in the Oregon Portland Mission for two years. We share the gospel with those who don't have it and help strengthen the faith of those who do. The only way I can do this is because of my love for my Savior. He has given so much to each one of us and I can try and give back a little by sharing what has been given to me. Every day is a challenge to keep going, it isn't easy to have people reject what you love for whatever reason, but it is completely worth it. Our Savior lives and loves each one of us and we need to do what we can to love him back.