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Hi I'm Ian James Mense

I am a convert that grew up in Virginia. I'm a Mormon

About Me

I have a rare skin disorder called Bullous Congenital Ichthyosiform Erythroderma. Due to this i have had the dream to be a doctor. I am a convert since the summer of 2014.

Why I am a Mormon

Before this church i had no idea the love Heavenly Father had for me. My friend Mathew Nielsen who was part of my EMT class and was talking about a combined event and I had asked to join. Joyfully he said I could. That week I had also asked if I could join him Sunday to see what church was like, and again he had agreed. After going the first time the missionaries had started to teach me it took me one week to complete every thing and one year later to be baptized. From this experience I Have gained so much knowledge from the church and skills to better myself as well. And I promise if you read daily, pray daily, and reflect daily you will also see how and the strength you gained for going to church. For the knowledge we seek is written in the scriptures and obtained through the power of the Holy Ghost and as you repent sincerely you shall understand the path Heavenly Father placed down in front of you. Like I say to myself every night I Am A Child Of God.

How I live my faith

I am a Male representative for the Louisville ward in NC. with this calling I help those in my ward with anything, and help plan Family Home Evenings for the young single adults with our consul of young single adult adviser from different wards. Before that call I had the Privilege to be called to watch a young brotheren in my ward from Virginia who had a disability.