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Hi I'm Brevin

I grew up in Utah County my whole life. I love science and the medical industry. I love to help improve hurt people's lives.

About Me

I have been told I am a very well rounded person. Anything I put my mind and skill towards I can become or accomplish. For this reason I have talents everywhere. I play musical instruments, love reading, love making and learning about science, electronics, biology, etc. The world fascinates me and I want to learn it all and develop a personality. People with bright, happy, and diverse personalities are my favorite.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born into the church, but that doesn't mean my testimony is skewed or dishonest. From a young age I was taught the principles of the gospel and subconsciously always knew about their truthfulness. The idea of a God who created this earth for me, loved me, and sent his son to die for me made sense and gave me the sense of comfort I needed as I was a somewhat misfit or outcast child. When I grew older I knew about the truthfulness of the church, but had slipped away slowly as I put other things in my life as priority. At some point I had stopped feeling the spirit and lived solely for myself. My father, being a rather stern and dedicated man with his own amazing conversion story, and loving mother helped me to realize the importance of making my own decisions and exercising my agency in a righteous way. I wanted to know for myself if the Book of Mormon and the Atonement really were true, so I read and read a number of times. It was a slow process as I would slip in and out of reading habits or forget to pray, but slowly and surely after going through the steps of repentance in my life, a special sort of peace came into my life when I got down on my knees to pray about the truthfulness of this gospel. The Book of Mormon, the priesthood, the prophets, the plan of salvation, and the Atonement of Jesus Christ all came to me so clear and pure. It felt like greeting an old friend, but this time I got to make the choice to meet him. Many think being born into the gospel can lead to make life easy or for a week testimony in some members, but I know that it isn't where we are or who we were. It's the decisions we make. It's our faithfulness in the Gospel. I have a testimony of Christ and this church, and it has blessed my life in more ways than I can count everyday.

How I live my faith

While I am now a young adult, I still feel very much like a youth, but not because I try to be. I just don't want to hide who I am. I like having fun, but among the things I do to have fun I always remember our eternal purpose for coming to earth. I find that the main commandment or principle the church really wants its members to learn is obedience. In the broad and direct tasks such as the commandments and the little things like being honest, on time, and making a bed, it is through obedience and faith in Jesus Christ that helps me to live my faith. When I do as I know I should and ask God to help me make decisions in this life, the Holy Ghost comforts me and gives me the knowledge and strength I need to do all that God has in store, and while I know I am far from perfect, I try everyday to remember God and his sacrifice.