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Hi I'm Kyle

I grew up in Philadelphia. I'm married with three children. I'm a Mormon!

About Me

I enjoy spending time with everyone in my family, individually, and collectively. I am passionate about physical fitness and work. My favorite sports are hockey and football. I love to learn, and solve problems, which is what I do with Business Intelligence for about 60 hours a week.

Why I am a Mormon

 I'm a Mormon because it is the first church that led me to "drink the living waters"...let me explain. I investigated two other main-stream churches in my teenage years. Both left me with questions, and feeling guilty about some of my dumb decisions in life. It was different when I read the Book of Mormon. The Book of Mormon supported everything I had read in the Bible, but brought a little more clarity. It helped me to FEEL the power of the Atonement of Christ. And I felt the love of a Father, in Heaven, give me hope, that I could change. Another reason I began going to the church often, was that my feeling with members of the church was that they didn't care about my past. They only wanted to brighten my future. They seemed to have faith in me. Life was not just about the here and now for them. The deep understanding of the Eternal Plan of Salvation is what they had themselves. So they shared that with me. I now know also, that Christ lives, and that there is a real power in what he did for all mankind in the Garden of Gethsemane.

How I live my faith

 I live my faith every day. I try to keep mindful to not be overzealous about talking about it. This is because I remember when I was searching for the way to go, I always hated people telling me what they thought was right. I just really believed in finding out for myself, so I try not to make others feel the same way. I am always willing to answer my friends or acquantences when they ask why I don't drink, or why I don't go to a game with them on Sunday. I try not to force it though. If they want to know, I'm here to tell them. Otherwise, I'm just the same as any other friend. At church, I am always willing to take a responsibility. For ten years, I was a scout leader and youth teacher. This time and sacrifice on my part was only difficult once in a while, because it was so rewarding. I still have a close relationship with many of those boys, who are now grown and married, or succeeding in their other goals. My faith has grown more through service in the church than any other way.