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Hi I'm Glen B. Thomas

I am a father of five, grandfather of fourteen and I love doing things with my family. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I have worked for the same company for 33 years and I enjoy helping others be successful and win. I follow BYU sports all the time and have enjoyed going to several games with my family over the years. I am a positive, happy, and optimistic person. I believe today is the best day of your life, and tomorrow is going to be even better.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because my faith answers these 5 important questions. 1. Where was I before I lived here on earth? Why am I here? What happens after this life. Through personal study, prayer and consideration, I have found answers to these questions. It adds such a peace to my life. 2. How can I assure my children are exposed to good friends? I have found that my membership in the Mormon church has exposed my children to amazing friends and role models. I have met my dearest friends through interactions with others that are working to follow Christ's example in the same manner I am. 3. How can I serve? I have had countless opportunities to serve others through my membership in this Church. Through the restoration of the Church through the Prophet Joseph Smith, priesthood authority has also been restored. As a holder of this priesthood, I have had the opportunity to reach out to and serve others that are in need. It brings happiness to me to serve others and this church provides me with that opportunity. 4. How can I be healthy? My church has a law of health that helps me be and stay healthy. I want to be healthy to have the ability to serve. I want my children to be healthy and to associate with others that are doing their best to be healthy as well. 5. What will be best for my family? As a father of 5 children I want what is best for my family. As a Mormon I associate with like individuals that are trying their best to have good marriages, spend time with their children in wholesome activities, and to work together to serve and help others. We are encouraged to pray together as a family, read scriptures together as a family, and have a Family Home Evening once per week. As I have followed this guidance, I have seen how my family has been blessed. In short, being a Mormon makes me happy. It does not mean I do not have problems, but those problems just feel more manageable. I know the happiness I feel is directly correlated to being a Mormon.

How I live my faith

I love to serve and help others. Whether it is helping with someone to move, put in a yard, fix a problem or anything they need, I love to help out. I have found that when I am serving others I am the happiest. Something just happens when you forget about yourself and reach out to those around you. My wife and I have routinely volunteered to help with the elections in our local community and we have found that very rewarding.