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Hi I'm Gavin

I grew up in a small town in South Georgia (Tifton). I attend military school. I'm a huge Georgia Bulldawg fan. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

My name is Gavin and I am currently preparing to serve a mission. I have been accepted to college and look forward to attending when I return from my mission. I like hanging out with my friends, fishing, going to the beach, and playing sports. I'm a firm believer that our country has the chance to be great again and that our military deserves support from all of us for the sacrifices they make every day for our freedom and for this great country. I grew up in the south, but have spent the past 2 years attending a private military school in north Georgia, here I have made friends from all over the world. These friendships I know will last a lifetime. I'm an Eagle Scout. I've played sports since I was 7 yrs old,mostly football and baseball, but wrestling, cross country and track as well. I love being outdoors and can't sit still inside.

Why I am a Mormon

I was raised in the church, baptized at 8 years old, but like everyone I too must be converted, I too must gain a testimony for myself. I have a testimony of the truthfulness of the Gospel. I know that my Heavenly Father loves me, that Jesus Christ died for my sins, and that Joseph Smith was a true prophet of God, just as Thomas S Monson is today. I also know that the more I read and study the scriptures the stronger my testimony will become. I also know that the stronger you become in the Gospel the more Satan will try to tempt you and tear you away from it, so you must stand firm and push forward with a steadfastness. Always remember Heavenly Father loves you, Jesus Christ loves you, and you are never alone. Your prayers are always heard and you can pray at any time.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by trying to set a good example for others. I work with the youth at church as much as I can. It's important for the youth of the church and youth in general to understand that they are the leaders of the future. The choices they make today impact their futures. They need to know it's okay to NOT drink alcohol, smoke, or do drugs. It's okay to remain virtuous and pure until you are married. Heavenly Father gave us these commandments for a reason and we should obey all of his commandments, not pick and choose the ones that suit us.