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Hi I'm John Cozzens

I like tacos. I also like to sing and make noise. I'm science-ey. I have 9 siblings. I like sugar. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I love food, especially Mexican food. one of my favorite things is being awkweird, especially when my youngest brother is around. I collect elephant jokes and pick-up lines which I sometimes even try to use. I'm goofy, super nice, and quirky. I'm single, I'd love to be unsingle once I can get the right girl to fall in love with me. I can sound like a cricket, and Elmo. I've loved music all my life and I come from a musical family, which I love. I have 9 siblings (a half-sister, a sister, a step sister, a half-brother and 5 stepbrothers). I'm the 8th out of 10 kids. I'm a college student working on a degree in microbiology and chemistry. I love science. I want to be a dentist, teacher, and performer. My collection of instruments includes a piano, guitar, banjo, ukulele, and others which I try to play to one degree or another. I sing a lot. I don't know how to explain this concisely, but I notice things easily.

Why I am a Mormon

I'm a Mormon because my mom was faithful. She wen't to church. She lived what was taught. She believed it. I went, I prayed, I sang songs when I was growing up. I was really trying to be like Jesus. When I really tried, I felt something good. I follow that good right feeling. I was baptized when I was 8 by my grandfather. I felt that good feeling again. I have many times. I now know much more about what I feel and where it comes from. I've tried to live my life by that good feeling. I'm happy when I know I'm living my life by that feeling. It has led me to pray sincerely. To serve a mission. to give selflessly, and to be a force for good. I'm a Mormon because I know that Jesus Christ is the way. What He teaches is true, in fact He is The Truth. I want to be like Jesus still. I live my life by His Spirit because that's what real living is. He is in fact The Life. I know that, and that's why I am a member of His church, which this is.

How I live my faith

I do what is right and let the consequences follow. They're good consequences, whether I realize it now or not. I live as an example whether I'm around folks who believe the same, or not. I have a calling right now that I really love, I get to work with a choir. I believe that part of living my faith is being a good teacher, and being my best self, and helping others to discover what I know for themselves in their own way. I read the scriptures, I pray, I give service, I am kind. I try to be good.