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Hi I'm Ethan

I live in Utah. I'm the oldest of 6. I like to do stuff outdoors. I got my associates degree while in high school. I'm a mormon

About Me

I'm going to be serving a LDS mission to Birmingham, Alabama. I love listening to music, hiking, riding my longboard and basically anything outside. My favorite sport is probably basketball. I'm thinking about being a chemical engineer, but I'm going to look into that a little more before I decide. I've already got my associates degree in science. I got this because the high school I attended is an early college high school. I was able to attend college at the same time as high school and I got my associates before I got my high school diploma. I was able to go an a 50 mile backpacking trip and summit Kings peak. That was a really fun experience.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I believe in the teachings of the church. Most of my family are members of the church and I grew up as a member of the church. I'm not a Mormon though simply because my family members are. I'm a Mormon because the teachings of the church are right. The things the church teaches just make sense to me and I feel good when I live the Gospel. I have seen friends that aren't members of the church make decisions and do things that have sent them on a downward spiral because they didn't have the same values I did. One friend started to do drugs and now he is addicted and is making worse and worse choices. I follow the church's teachings because they will help me live a better life and keep me protected. A lot of people think that Mormons have a restricting life because of the commandments and other rules we have, but they are there to keep us safe.

How I live my faith

I am serving a mission and I haven't really had other callings. I was the secretary in the priests quorum and I have had other positions in the presidency of my deacons, and teachers quorums. I would help organize activities for myself and the other people my age. I would sometimes teach lessons in my class about whatever topic we were discussing that month.