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Hi I'm Jared

I grew up in Indiana but moved to Iowa when I was 16 and have been living in Iowa for 6 years. I love sports and I'm a Mormon

About Me

I was born in Indiana but moved to Iowa when I was 16. I joined the church in Iowa when I was 19. I love serving in the church. It's so much fun. I've had many church callings that have given me an opportunity to serve and be involved in local church functions. I love to hang out with friends and I love to play sports. I love to play Football, basketball, soccer, hockey really any sport and anything that's competitive. I love to be outside being active and playing sports with friends and family. By far my favorite thing to do is laugh. I love to joke around and laugh and make others laugh. That's when I have the most fun. I love to eat. Especially anything barbecued! I am a brother and a son. My family consist of my mom and step dad, my older twin brother, 2 older half brothers and a older half sister on my dads side. My dad passed away in 2014. Those times were tough but with great friends and family and people around me and with much love from God I was able to persevere! I love God and know that He lives and I know that He loves us all and I know you can feel His love if you just learn to run to Him in prayer whenever you are struggling. I love to serve, laugh, love and just have a good time.

Why I am a Mormon

Why I am Mormon? That's a good question. I would say I am Mormon because I love God and know he loves us! I know this church is true. I may not understand everything in the church but I can still know things are true from the Holy Ghost telling me the truth of all things. I also know that life and death are hard but because God loves us so very much he will always stand by our side, even when we have done wrong. How great is that! Also I love and believe in Christ and his love that he shows us day by day and hour by hour. How he is standing there ready to help us if only we will ask. I am Mormon because I again love God and I love the Savior Jesus Christ and love the protection, wisdom, support, help, and love he shows us everyday.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by reading of the Savior Jesus Christ in the scriptures and by following his example. I live my faith by serving in the church. I've had many opportunities to serve in the church. I have taught the middle aged men locally in our church and I have also taught little kids that were 4 years old and kids that were 11 or 12 years old. I loved those experiences they were so much fun! I also have helped organize activities for the college aged adults in our local area. We organized events where they could come and just relax and again just have some fun with people their same age group! Those have always been a lot of fun! I live my faith by serving others and just being a nice guy and loving people the way Jesus Christ loves us all. I live my faith by following the Savior Jesus Christ and by serving him.