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Hi I'm Bradley

I'm from Washington State. I love just about every boarding sport out there. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am currently attending Brigham Young University and studying for a physics major. I grew up in Washington state, with a loving mom and dad and 3 brothers. A few hobbies I have are building things, with wood, metal, Styrofoam, whatever it may be, and just about every boarding sport known to man. I've even made boards for a couple boarding sports I enjoy. My favorite is probably snowboarding, however wakeboarding and longboarding are close seconds. Another couple things I love to do are jump on trampolines, and do gymnastics. Having worked at a trampoline park for almost 3 years, I've had much time to practice and love learning more. I have been playing the ukulele for about 8 years now, and love trying to sing along - even though I'm not that good! Most importantly, I love spending time with my family and bonding with my brothers, whether through video games, family dinners, or just sitting around laughing and cracking jokes.

Why I am a Mormon

I was raised in a Mormon family, and was taught from a very early age how to be a Mormon. The outward performances of going to church, saying prayers, reading from the Bible and Book of Mormon, and being baptized at age 8 were all things I did because I was taught them, and their importance. However, I am not a Mormon today because I was raised one. The reason I am a Mormon today is because I know that the most happiness comes through following Jesus Christ completely, and being a member of this church is part of that. Along with just being a member to follow Christ are things like showing love to all others, serving those whom you come in contact with and especially those you are a leader of, repenting of my sins daily, and reading the words of God from the scriptures daily. These are all things taught in the Mormon church, and I know they bring lasting happiness here on Earth, and after this life.

How I live my faith

I live my faith in my community here at college by faithfully serving others and keeping high standards at all times. Often times I have the opportunity to help someone pick up their books, talk to or listen to someone who may need a friend, or just smile at someone as I walk by on campus. As I do these things I know I am living my faith because of the spirit I feel inside me. Also, I am sometimes tempted with opportunities to participate in activities that are below my standards, such as watch an inappropriate movie, or use vulgar or unclean language. At these times, I am able to live my faith in front of my peers, and when I'm alone, by choosing to stick with the standards I know and following God's commandments.