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Hi I'm Brad Brown

I'm from southern Utah. I raise pigeons, love Star Wars, and love the mountains. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I'm freshly graduated from high school and about to set out on my journey of life. My father and I raise and train Birmingham roller pigeons for a hobby. These birds do backward somersaults in the air as they fly. I know it sounds strange, and it does look quite peculiar, but it provides a wonderful past time. I'm quite the fan of the Star Wars Movies and anything surrounding them. Yes, I do consider myself a nerd. I love soccer and most other sports, though I'm definitely not the most coordinated individual in the world. I have food allergies which have always posed a challenge in my life. Allergic to eggs, nuts, peanuts, kidney beans, peas, and apples; I usually never partook of a friend's birthday cake. Instead I had to carefully learn to read countless labels and ask time and time again if my chicken Alfredo contained eggs.

Why I am a Mormon

I chose to be a Mormon and live the life that that entails because I know for myself that this gospel is the only way that I may find peace in this life. I a world where Satan rules, Christ offers his hand saying come and eat bread without money and honey without price. I Have searched the scriptures and have found the truths that they offer; Prayed and found that connection with my Father. I am thankful for allowing my life to start in the presence of the gospel with a wonderful family who also treasure the words of Christ and know this church to be the true church on this world today as was in times of old. This gospel is perfect. While I am definitely not, this truth allows me to become whole again through the atonement of Christ. I can definitely say that I could give my faith to my savior who has already suffered for me more than I can imagine.

How I live my faith

First and foremost, practicing my faith is built around the principle of family. Ninety-five percent of what I'd say was exercising my faith takes place in my own home. My father has a very strong testimony in the LDS faith, he leads our family faithfully in regular family prayer and scripture study. Monday nights only consist of family activities and gospel learning and Sundays only consist of quiet contemplation and family centered discussion. On Sundays, I attend my church meetings, often helping prepare, pass, and bless the sacrament in our sacrament meeting. I serve as a member of my priest quorum in which we are called to help watch over the ward. Part of this responsibility involves taking the sacrament to the elderly or sick in the ward who may not be able to make it to the chapel for Sunday services. As I go throughout my life I try to live up to the standards my faith asks of me. Whether at work, or at play, I try to live to the commandments the Jesus Christ has given us.