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Hi I'm Trevor

I grew up in Fruitland, Idaho. I'm a business student at Brigham Young University. And I'm a Mormon!

About Me

Hi! I'm Trevor. I attend Brigham Young University where I am studying my favorite subject in the whole world, business! I love school and everything that it has to offer. Learning is one of my strong subjects you could say. In my free time I play tennis and soccer, I read my books, do photography, or go camping with friends! I'm the youngest child of four in my family. I had all older sisters, so you could call me the baby boy. If you ask me, I wasn't spoiled by my parents at all, but my sisters beg to differ. I value relationships. I love my family more than anything in the world. They mean everything to me. Next to my family are my friendships. I don't know what I would do without my friends.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because there is no other thing in this world that can offer such hope, peace, and love about what the future holds. Nothing compares to the feelings I have had when I learn and understand what Jesus Christ's atonement means for me. I belong to this church because the gospel that it teaches promises that I can start each day striving to be better than the day before. Through this gospel, I know there is no dead end, there is no point of no return, and there are no finite finalities. I am a Mormon because I believe and know that our Heavenly Father loves all of His children, throughout all of time, equally. I don't believe that He would speak to man in ages past, and expect man today to try and combat and navigate without His present voice. I am a Mormon because in this gospel, God speaks to His children today and gives them continuous revelation so that they may know how to best live His plan. I am a Mormon because it teaches that through Christ, all men and women, young and old, may be saved. Through our Savior's atonement, we can change, become who we were meant to be, and rise to inherit the kingdom our Father in Heaven has in store for us. Through this gospel, we can be happy for all eternity. I am a Mormon, because in this church, families are together forever. In sacred and holy temples, families are sealed for time and all eternity to each other. Death's sting has no power here. My family means everything to me, and it comforts me to know that no matter what, I will always have them. To many, this sounds too good to be true. But to me, it is the reason I keep living, I keep progressing, and why I am am a Mormon.

How I live my faith

I try to live my faith through the service of others. I love to serve! Whether it be in my calling or in my every day activities, I strongly believe that through serving others, I can bring the Light of Christ and the joy that accompanies it, into everyone's life! At church, I have done everything from a Sunday School teacher, where I currently serve, to an Elder's Quorum President. I have had the privilege to watch as people's lives are changed as I act upon inspirations from my Heavenly Father, and serve individuals. Unlike many other young men of my faith, I did not serve a two year mission. Because of this, I do what I can to serve in various other ways, so that I can give to The Lord, the value and quality of what a mission would have been. Outside of church, I volunteer for non-profit organizations like People Helping People. In this particular organization, each week I go and meet with single mothers who are in need of help. These are women who are needing to enter back into the work force, but don't know where to begin. They come from areas of struggles and needs, and have often been left alone and afraid. I help them create a budget for their household, find their skills to compile a resume, and guide them to finding a job where they can once again begin to provide for their families and themselves. As you can see, I do what I can to serve where I should. I serve because that is how I live my faith. It is how I show my love for my Savior. I don't serve because I want to try and convert everyone I meet. I do it because I believe our Father in Heaven loves all of his children, and I strive to understand that love. Through serving others, I have seen how our Heavenly Father loves us, and thus grown closer to our Savior myself.