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Hi I'm Tanner Barnes

I was born in Spokane, Washington. I grew up in Las Vegas, Nevada. I love to take pictures and have fun! I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I like to hangout with my friends and have a good time. Sometimes we will go skateboarding, have campfires, take pictures, swim, play sports and have fun! I love meeting new people and making new friends!

Why I am a Mormon

I was blessed to be born into the church. But through the years I've realized I should gain a testimony of my own. I was blessed one summer to go on a church history tour with other youth of my age. We visited many sites where the church first started. It is really amazing what people went through just to start this church. And I think to myself, if they tried so hard to start this church, then it must be true. Not only that, but the dedication that they put into building temples and printing Books of Mormon, you just can't help but feel the spirit. I also visited the sacred grove and it is far more than just a grove of trees, I felt the spirit so strong I was numb, it was absolutely amazing! Some of these experiences along with others have helped me gain my testimony. Going to church and reading scriptures and praying have all helped me realize why I am a Mormon.

How I live my faith

Being in the church allowed me to participate in multiple activities! I was able to plan youth conference and weekly activities and weekend campouts and many other things. I went to seminary or church every morning before I went to school. Along with these things I went to church on Sunday, and that also included going to meetings and classes after church as well.