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Hi I'm Xander

I grew up in Utah. I currently live in Mesa, AZ. Graduated from DRHS with three seasons of swim and marching band. I'm a mormon.

About Me

I am the eldest brother of 8 children, 4 of the eldest are adopted and the 4 youngest are biological. So I have a big family. I was born in Lincoln, Nebraska and moved to Utah for most of my childhood years then to Mesa, Arizona where I currently reside, basking in the heat of all of Arizona's glory! My interests are everything outdoors including hiking, rock climbing, visiting other countries such as China and Thailand, river rafting, swimming, and everything I can get to do! Other interests and hobbies include playing Sports with friends and music! I love to sing in choir. I sang in MCO for 3 years in Arizona. I love Marching Band and Swimming. The first three years of HS I played percussion and the last three years I was also on the Swim Team. Swimming is my thing as well as Lifeguarding and I love Marine and Aquatic wildlife. My last hobby would have to be going to the Movie Theater with my best friends every weekend! Movies help my mind explore the endless possibilities of the universe.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I have found the most happiness and joy being otherwise. I have friends and have talked to people of other faiths. I have visited other churches and discussed gospel-related topics with them. But in the end the Church of Jesus Christ has brought me the most happiness. My mother helped me understand that. Even if it is hard, the teachings of this Church always bring the most joy out of life and out of people. Jesus Christ is the center of this Church and I want Him to be the center of me! Yes, it may be cliche` but it is true!

How I live my faith

I have attended Chirch all of my childhood life and grew up with loving parents that centered their home in Jesus Christ. Therefore, I became one of my parents' first guiney pigs when it comes to the teachings of the Gospel. I had a hard time trusting at first that what they taught and wanted me to do was the right thing but in the end and with Humility, I listened and heeded their loving council. Because I did so, I became a Missionary of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints serving in the Great Ohio Columbus Mission and a great example to the rest of my siblings. I plan afterwards to marry and start a loving family like my mother and father did for me and always heed to God's loving guidance. I have served wherever I go always as an example to others and many say that I am very good at brightening a room and making others feel good about themselves. My understanding to that is Christ would have done it for me, so why not help others the same way? He always helps His children.

What is the Law of Chastity?

The Law of Chastity to me is very sacred. I know that the Purpose of Procreation is to bring Heavenly Father's Children down to earth to receive bodies into a family. I know that desires that arouse feelings of connection are God-given but they are to be controlled. I know that sometimes situations for everyone are different and mistakes are made but that is why we have Jesus Christ and God who can forgive us and love us. My ultimate goal is to become an Earthly Father that is in complete control of these desires that God gave me and to show my future wife the love and respect that she deserves and to be completely faithful to her after marriage. I know my children in Heaven, my Father in Heaven, and my future wife depend on me to be the man that I was sent here to be. Show more Show less