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Hi I'm T.J. Woodruff

I grew up in south eastern Utah. I served a mission in North Carolina. I am married and have four wonderful children.

About Me

I am a teacher for the Seminaries and Institutes program of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. I love all kinds of activities particularly sports. I love the outdoors, to go camping as well as enjoy the time spent with family and friends while hunting and fishing. I am happily married to my bestfriend who I met while at a dance and proposed to her the very next day. We have four wonderful children. I love watching them grow and develop and love supporting them in their activities.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I have found out for myself that the teachings contained in this Church are True. I have come to know that the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints is the same Church that the Savior organized while He was on the Earth. It was taken from the Earth for a time because of Apostasy by those would did not believe in Christ's teachings. (See 2 Thessalonians 2:1-3) I know that the Savior's Church was restored to earth following the same pattern God has always followed (Amos 3:7) by calling a prophet. That prophet was Joseph Smith. As I have searched the Scriptures and learned that God communicates to us through Prophets I have wanted that same blessing in my own daily life

How I live my faith

I am an active member of the Church. I am presently working to assist the teaching that goes with the called teachers every Sunday. I try and live my religion by practicing what is taught. I love taking the opportunity to see somebody with a need an assisting them. My father taught this to me by his own example and I hope to pass it on to my own family members. I love sharing the truths of what I know to be true. I want others who do not share my same beliefs to know I want to be their friend and that I am accepting of them for who they are. I take the time daily to search and study the scriptures. I try and live my life by what they teach and exhort us to do. I am trying to follow the example of the Savior by trying to be like him and treat others as he would do. I try and live my life in an honest way and be a person of integrity.