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Hi I'm F. Lynn Sessions

I was raised on a dairy farm/cattle ranch in Wyoming USA. I served a mission in New York at age 19. I am married. I am a Mormon.

About Me

I was raised in Wyoming USA, on a dairy farm/cattle ranch. I attended school in Evanston until I was 19. At that time I served a mission in New York, USA within the Cumorah Mission. After my mission I attended Brigham Young University. While there I met my wife. We have been married 49 years. We have seven children and now are the grateful parents of our children's spouses and their beautiful children. I have worked in the building industry and as an accountant for our local school district. My wife has taught elementary school and worked as an elementary school administrator. We are now retired. We are thankful to be members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. The joy and peace which has come into our lives as a result of our membership and our efforts to live a Christlike life has become a very precious treasure to us. We invite you to learn of the principles taught and the blessings contained in the restored gospel of Jesus Christ. We know that as you do great peace and happiness with come to you. Thank you.

Why I am a Mormon

During my first year of college education I attended philosophy classes and began to realize that the principles I had been taught as a youth could not exist along side the philosophy teachings I was then learning. I could discern that the philosophy teachings were having a dramatic influence on my life and my personal perceptions which were not as uplifting as I desired for myself. During my youth I had been taught that God would confirm the truth of his teaching if I would ask in prayer. The philosophy tenants gave no such promise regarding their validity. To that time in my life I had not considered asking God if his principles were true. However, in the situation I found myself, I determined to try the promise contained in the Book of Mormon, in Moroni Chapter 10, which states that if we will ask God, with a sincere heart, if His teachings are true, He will confirm to us, the truth of them, by the power of the Holy Ghost. As I did that I again could feel my life becoming more enjoyable and filling with happiness and hope. Because of those feelings I determined to always live a life which was consistent with the principles of Jesus Christ. As I have matured and gained additional experiences I have gained a firm knowledge that the way to become and remain happy is by living Christlike principles. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints contains ordinances, covenants and blessings which are unavailable in any church of which I am aware. Having read information on world religions I have become additionally appreciative of the blessings and promised available to all mankind through the priesthood of God. I will always continue in his path and invite all to live in a manner by which they will qualify for the greatest blessings God has to bestow on us as His children.

How I live my faith

We decided at the time we married that we would live the principles Christ taught and that are embodied in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. We are deeply committed to our family and those people who live in our neighborhood. Those associations and commitments have resulted in a life long peace and associations which become more precious each day. We have served as youth coaches in our community and church. I have spent eight years working with scouts and young men. I have fond memories of teaching primary age children for six years. I have worked as a leader of local congregations. We are most grateful for the opportunity to be married in an LDS temple. The blessings which we have received from that source are our main strength against the difficult tides in our world. We invite you to learn about the principles of Christ which are embodied in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Those principles will bring peace and happiness to life in a way which is otherwise impossible.