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Hi I'm Jeff Yeager

I am a high school math teacher. I love all of my students. I am a Mormon.

About Me

As a high school math teacher, I try to feel the Lord's love for each of my students. My awareness of His love for each of them grows stronger each day as I continue to learn and grow in my own knowledge and personal application of the fullness of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Teaching my students day in and day out through thick and thin has been a source of trials, challenges, and other blessings that have helped serve to deepen my understanding of what the Savior and our Heavenly Father are all about. I am humbled by how much they love and are aware of each and every one of us.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints because it teaches the fullness of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. The fullness of the Gospel of Jesus Christ harmonizes all of the revealed truths taught by our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ as found in both the Bible and the Book of Mormon. These truths have real power because they are indeed true. As I have sought to consistently apply them in their proper balance, my desire and ability to overcome temptation has increased. My ability to discern between truth and error has been magnified. As I have applied the Atonement of Jesus Christ with faith unto repentance, I have learned first hand the reality and power of forgiveness and the need to strive for the moral courage to follow the example of Jesus Christ.

How I live my faith

I try to follow the Lord's will daily in striving to be an example to each of my students of their value, worth, and potential. I pray almost daily to the Lord to give them the courage and the strength to do all that is required of them at this vital time in each of their lives.

Why do some call Mormonism a cult?

Jeff Yeager
Some call Mormonism a cult because of the powerful influence it has on the lives of those who apply its teachings. The truths found in Mormonism are indeed a real source of authentic, spiritual power. The source of this power is the Son of God, our Savior Jesus Christ. This divine power is often misinterpreted by those who misunderstand it and cause some of them to mislabel the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints a cult. True, the fullness of the Gospel of Jesus Christ is powerful, much like fire is powerful. Applied properly, both have the power to warm and bless, heal and strengthen. Should one disregard or mislabel fire because a few have misinterpreted its power? Just as God trusts that we will learn to use fire effectively, God expects each of us to learn, with his divine guidance, how to properly apply the truths He has revealed as found in the fullness of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Show more Show less