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Hi I'm Tristan Parker

Hello! I grew up in Utah and am preparing to serve a mission in the Philippines Manila Mission. I am a Mormon.

About Me

I love scouting and am an Eagle Scout. I am a Vigil Honor member, a Founder's award recipient, and a Centurion in the Order of the Arrow. I love camping, hiking, and just about anything outdoors as long as it doesn't deal with snow. I love service and enjoy making people smile.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I know that this church is the true church. I have learned through much study and prayer that Joseph Smith is a true prophet of God and that Thomas S. Monson is the prophet on the earth today. I have read the Book of Mormon and know that the words within its pages are true and that they are here as another testament of Jesus Christ. Jesus Christ's atonement is real and we all have the opportunity to be forgiven for anything that we have done. I am getting ready to leave on my mission and I have felt such a strength as I have prepared to go and serve. I love this Gospel and the peace it brings to me. I know that because of the covenants and sealing powers found in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, I can be together with my family forever.

How I live my faith

I have had many opportunities to serve in the church while as a youth. I have been a ward missionary and a temple worker in the Logan Temple. I was the group leader for the other youth my age a few different times. I was a stake Co-chair for the Youth Council. I helped to plan seminary graduation and other activities for a year and a half.