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Hi I'm Jake Housel

I was born in Salt Lake City, Utah. I have lived in Chicago, Oklahoma, Tennessee, Nebraska, Kentucky, Nevada and Venezuela.

About Me

I have degrees in philosophy and theology. I enjoy reading,exploring nature, watching sports and spending time with my wife and kids.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I have felt the Holy Ghost testify to me that Jesus Christ is my Savior from death and sin and that the Book of Mormon along with the Holy Bible grant access to the special knowledge that God loves everyone. This knowledge has a major influence on how I see and treat people. All are children of God and deserve our respect. I know this is truth.

How I live my faith

I have served as a teacher in various capacities of the church. I have come to realize that answers to hard questions come little by little and that one must be humble and anxiously engaged to know the Lord's will.

Do Mormons only help Mormons?

Jake Housel
The gospel has provided me with a deep respect and love for all humankind. I would help anyone no matter who they are or what they believe. I have found that my life has been blessed and enriched by those who are not of my faith. Whether you are religious or not, as a Latter-day Saint I am eager and willing to help in anyway that I can. Show more Show less