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Hi I'm Glenn Lewis

As a diplomat for my country, I live all around the world with my beautiful wife and my five amazing children. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I'm a happy husband, a father of five uberactive kids, a dedicated diplomat for my country, an ice cream connoisseur, an Internet guru, a jester of goodwill and happiness, and a part-time Super Hero. I'm also Mormon.

Why I am a Mormon

"Go forth from this place into all the world." (Doctrine and Covenants 58:64) Little did I know this scripture would so define my life when I read it as a teenager. As a diplomat for my country, I often find myself living around the world with my family. Not only am I a representative of my country, I am also a representative of the gospel of Jesus Christ. I have learned that our public example is just as important as our private devotion to the Lord Jesus Christ. I have also learned that people of all nations are children of God and that all may gain eternal life through Jesus Christ. A great missionary in the Book of Mormon, Ammon, well understood the importance of every soul. He said, "Now my brethren, we see that God is mindful of every people, whatsoever land they may be in; yea, he numbereth his people, and his bowels of mercy are over all the earth. Now this is my joy, and my great thanksgiving; yea, and I will give thanks unto my God forever. Amen." (Alma 26:37) The work of governments is important, but only the restored gospel can bring true peace, joy, and lasting love to the world. The assurance of the gospel brings me hope for a better world and life everlasting with my loved ones.

How I live my faith

I will always be grateful for the positive influence youth leaders in the Church had on my life as a teenager. They helped me feel important and needed, which gave me a lot of confidence as a teenager. Returning the service I enjoyed, for more than twenty years I have been associated with teaching the next generation of youth. As an Eagle Scout myself, the ideals of Scouting gave me a strong foundation for life. Likewise, I am pleased to pass on those ideals to my own sons and to other young men. My participation in Scouting has extended well beyond members of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. I have been a Scout Leader on several continents and I have thrilled to see other young men live the ideals of Scouting and to earn the rank of Eagle Scout. Boy Scouts reminds young men that they have a responsibility to God. The Scout Oath reads, "On my honor I will do my best to God and my country." My personal devotion and duty to God enriches all aspects of my life.