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Hi I'm Adam Schabel

I'm the baby of 8 kids. I'm from Ohio but moved to New Mexico. I am 20 years old. I love Basketball and I am a Mormon.

About Me

I grew up in small town in Ohio. I played basketball, football, and ran track. I am the youngest child of 8, 4 girls then 4 boys. I moved out to New Mexico and went to high school, had a great time graduated and graduated from early morning seminary. I love sports, being active, and also love to play games, all sorts. Love music and listen to broad types except country. I'm an average person that likes to have fun.

Why I am a Mormon

I joined this amazing church because of how much joy it brings in my life. I grew up in a broken inactive home and for a long time was in and out of church and then didn't go at all for awhile. I wasn't living my life that well in terms of actions and felt something was missing and then my sister had me go out to Arizona to stay for a summer, when I finally got baptized when I was 13. Then I came back home and struggled to get to church but then I moved out to Albuquerque and that changed my life. It was very hard and I struggled with moving away from family, friends, and sports. But I knew that if I did that the Lord would be please and I would be able to go on a mission, which is a surreal reality that I am going on one. I love this gospel and my savior Jesus Christ who I turn to and he gives me strength. I know that just 2 short years will be a huge blessing to serve and love the people I serve. I know that with out this gospel I would be lost and into various things I wouldn't be happy about but I am here in the true church on the earth and am as happy as ever.

How I live my faith

I have been going to church steadily for the past 6 years and have been in different youth leaderships callings. Before everyday of high school I went to seminary, a class to learn about all the 4 standards of the church, book of Mormon, Holy Bible, Doctrine and Covenants, and pearl of great price. Also having activities during the week with the youth kept me busy.