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Hi I'm David Bellessa

I'm from Seattle, WA, USA, and now live in the mountains of Utah, I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I was raised in the Mormon Church but have developed a testimony of my own. I'm married to a wonderful woman who I love very much. Between the two of us we have six children and 19 grandkids. I golf in the summer and ski in the winter. I love to travel and look forward to serving a full time mission with my wife. We leave for an 18 month mission in the Philippines on July 25, 2016.

Why I am a Mormon

I was blessed to be raised in the LDS church. My parents, who have past way, were active members, and my siblings are active. I have come to know for myself I have a Heavenly Father who knows me and loves me. I know that Jesus is my Savior. I have come to the knowledge that the Savior's teachings are found in The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter-day Saints, and by living His teachings and following the counsel of Mormon church leaders, I can be happy in this life and someday return to live with my Father in Heaven. I also know that families are eternal, and in the life to come, I can be with the people I love the most here on earth, if we are true to the covenants we make with our Heavenly Father.

How I live my faith

I try to do my best and hope the way I live shows my love for Jesus Christ. I try to teach my children and grandkids correct principles. I want my family to be as happy as I am. My wife and I teach the 12 year old Sunday School class in our ward. I love meeting with the kids in our class each week. I have learned so much from these kids. I hope they know how much my wife and I love them.