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Hi I'm Parker Jackson

I'm from Newbury Park California. I am serving a mission in Portland Oregon. I am a Mormon.

About Me

I am serving a mission from 2015 to 2017. I plan on going to college in Utah in 2017. I love reading fiction books and I will try anything once. I have done snowboarding, skateboarding, wakeboarding, surfing, soccer, rugby, basketball, drawing/art, motorcycles, fourwheelers, hunting, fishing, boating, and much more. I love the scriptures, especially the Book of Mormon. My personal favorite scripture is found in Alma 5:42 and 43 of how we can know of a surety when we seek truth.

Why I am a Mormon

I chose for myself to be in this church, even though my parents are members. I had bad habits in high school that I wanted to get rid of and through faith, repentance, the atonement of Christ, and renewing covenants and promises with God I changed my life almost instantly. The Holy Ghost continues to tell me that this is a true church all the time and I bear testimony now. I would not serve a mission or participate in callings without knowing for myself and enjoying the blessings of being a Mormon and following Jesus Christ's example.

How I live my faith

I participated in leadership positions in the Young Men's organization of the church from age 12-18. I am currently serving a mission until 2017.