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Hi I'm Kyle Masayuki

I have a Doctorate in Education, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am a high school English teacher and enjoy reading, sports and cooking. I have 5 sons, 4 living and a beautiful wife. I have a Doctorate in Education, and am attempting to balance work and family responsibilities.

Why I am a Mormon

I joined the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints when I was eighteen years old. In high school, I often would stare at the stars and wonder how far they were. I also thought a lot about my own mortality, and what would happen to me after I had passed on. The idea of ceasing to exist was something I could not comprehend. I was introduced to the missionaries by my high school friends. Around the fourth lesson, the missionaries began talking about what happens to us when we pass on. This lesson rang true to me, and answered every one of the questions I had long pondered. The missionaries again urged me to pray, and I did so. I received an answer and was baptized soon after. Throughout my experience joining the church and many more thereafter, I know that my Heavenly Father exists and that He loves me. I have since been blessed to serve as a missionary in Japan and bring that love to others who were in need of answers to their questions. I know that Jesus Christ is our Savior, and that by following His teachings, that we will live again with Him eternally. I know that my family will be together and that marriage and families do not end with our death in this life. The teachings I have learned and that I cherish have brought me through many difficulties and trials, and have strengthened me during times of need. I will always be grateful for the love my Heavenly Father has sent to me.

How I live my faith

I have had many opportunities to help out in our church. I am trying to raise children who love the Lord, and I try to live the gospel each day at work and at home. I look to take advantage of opportunities to share the gospel with those around me, and magnify the callings I receive.

What do Mormons believe about family?

Kyle Masayuki
Our church believes that families are sacred and eternal. We believe that all human beings are created in the image of God, and that we are the spiritual sons and daughters of our Heavenly Father. We believe that the family ties that we all cherish deeply in this life will continue after we die. In 2009 we were blessed with the birth of our son Fisher, who had been diagnosed with anencephaly while still in the womb. Anencephaly is a condition in which the brain does not form properly, and we knew that our son would not be with us long. We made the decision to carry our child to term, and prepared ourselves. Fisher lived with us for three days, and we treasured each moment we had with him. During his short stay he touched the lives of everyone he encountered, and there were many not of our faith who attended his funeral. Although we are sad that we could not raise Fisher in this life, we know that we will be with him in the world to come, and that throught the blessings of temple marriage and ordinances, we will be united eternally. I am grateful for this knowledge, as it brings comfort and hope to my family. Show more Show less