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Hi I'm Jamison Wendel

I was born in Utah so I was LDS growing up but when I got older I had to gain my on Testimony of what I believed in. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I was an athlete in high school playing football and participating in track. I enjoy spending time with my fiends like anyone else. I plan on going to college when I return from my 2 year mission. I've thought about studying to be a Pathologist Assistant.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born and raised most of my life in Utah so living there I was Mormon growing up. For some people it is just easy to live off of their parents testimony of the church. I was one of those people who knew that you were believing in something so great and wonderful, but not fulling understanding why I believed in it. When moving to Missouri I my parents took a big cut to their paychecks so when it came time that I was old enough to go to EFY I really wanted to go but we didn't have the money for both me and my brother. A very generous member in our ward payed for my brother and I to go to EFY for the first time. In exchange for that we would go do yard work for that person until we had payed off our debt. That was the best experience for me because that is where I actually realized what I had believed in and why I wanted to be a member of the church. I didn't gain my testimony of the church till I was 15 and I was a member since I was baptized at the age of 8. It is so easy to just believe in what your parents believe, but for the blessings to affect your life you have to have your own testimony.

How I live my faith

I grew up in a big ward living in Utah, but then moving to Missouri it took a little while to get used to having a smaller ward. It can be pretty difficult to try and follow your standards while going to a high school where there are only 3 members of the church. If you remain living your standards you will stand out and people will notice that you are different.