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Hi I'm Jarett

I grew up in Bryan, Ohio. I am currently serving in the Brazil Salvador mission. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I was raised in a small town in Northwest Ohio called Bryan. Fun fact they make Dum Dum suckers in my home town. I enjoy watching and playing baseball. I am a very active individual. I enjoy activities such as hiking, camping, fishing, lifting, and running.

Why I am a Mormon

The love of the Lord is so great for us that he sent his only son to sacrifice himself for our sins, so that we could return to him. The Atonement of Christ has had such a great role within my own life. I was born and raised in the church, but in my teenage years I began to stray from the church. During that time I never was truly happy. Of course I was happy at times, but it was only temporary. I just wasn't myself. Once I had gone through high school and moved on to college, I met some amazing people that changed my life. They encouraged me to choose the right and to follow the Commandments. I began to go to church more often, and I could feel that I was once again happy. However, I was still not myself and I felt burdened with all of my past sins. It wasn't until one night that I began praying late at night that I felt the spirit so powerfully begging me to repent for my wrongs. This moved me to tears as I was on my knees. I met with my Bishop and confessed everything. I laid down my entire past down at his feet. As I did this, a large burden was lifted from my shoulders. I prayed everynight after asking for forgiveness until I felt complete and utter peace within my heart, and I felt like I was wrapped in a warm blanket. From that point one I have never been happier in my life. The gospel has brought me such great joy, and I would like to extend it to all who are willing to accept it. I say these things in the name of Jesus Christ, Amen.

How I live my faith

I have recently been called to serve as a missionary for this church. I will be serving in Salvador, Brazil. I will be teaching the gospel to the people of Brazil and serving them. My favorite thing to do within my community and Branch is to do service. The best way to teach others is through example just as Christ did while on this earth.