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Hi I'm Spencer Goff

I just graduated High School. Called to serve in Lisbon, Portugal on November 8th. I'm a Mormon. I know it, I live it, I love it.

About Me

I love just about everything and anything to do with sports. I love my older brother and younger sister, and love and respect my parents so much. I just graduated high school and I am about to leave on a mission to Lisbon, Portugal. I always find something to do with my time. I love meeting new people and interacting with as many different types of people as I can. I am interested and passionate about engineering and physics, and hope to get a degree in some form of engineering and pursue a career in that specified degree after I serve my mission.

Why I am a Mormon

I grew up in this church, but that doesn't mean I had to stay with it. I could have chosen to leave and go to any other church. I had my doubts and I had many questions as I was starting to seek gain a testimony for myself about The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. I struggled to understand some things about the church, but I knew there was one undeniable truth to this church. Eternal Families and the Plan of Salvation. I have grown up with a younger sister who suffers from sever autism. She is not able to speak and she has a very hard time in public settings. She has always had a huge impact on my family's life and especially on my life. And what makes me so happy to know is that someday, she will be perfect in the Celestial Kingdom with the highest of glory. I will be able to actually talk to my sister and she will be able to talk back. It melts my heart and I know there is no other church that believes so much in eternal families and being resurrected as perfect beings.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by example. Growing up in the church, I was taught to lead by example and to let others look to you for guidance. In high school, I would constantly get questions like "why don't you cuss?" or "why can't you drink coffee?" And my response to all of them would generally be something like this, "It's not that I can't cuss, or drink, or smoke, or whatever it may be, I could do whatever I want. I just choose for myself not to do those things." I know that by choosing not to do those things I am growing stronger and coming closer to my Heavenly Father. Another way I live my faith is by sharing it with others. Whenever I get opportunities to, I share the gospel with my friends or with coworkers.