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Hi I'm John Brasher

I'm a Mormon. I live in Lincoln, CA and have a great wife and 4 great kids.

About Me

I've been a Mormon all my life. I grew up in Fair Oaks, CA and served a 2-year mission for the Church in Holland. I loved learning the Dutch Language and culture and sharing the gospel with the people in Holland. I met my great wife, Julie in 1994, and we got married in 1996. We've got 4 fun kids whom we started raising in Portland, Oregon, and now back in California. I love my family so much they are the center of my life. I work at our 3rd generation family business we run auto auctions. We have auctions in Oregon, Idaho, California, Utah, and Nevada. I love being an auctioneer and working to help car dealers buy and sell cars. I've had lots of great chances to work in the Church, mostly with the youth, and I love visiting families with my son and being of service to them.

Why I am a Mormon

I was raised in the Church and at a relatively young age (14 or so) really started asking a bunch of questions. I prayed a lot, asking God to guide me and let me know what He wanted me to do. Through feelings of peace, happiness, and very special experiences with the Holy Ghost, I've learned that God wants me to keep on the path in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. So, I try to dedicate myself to this. I love the Lord so much, and am so grateful for what He has done for me. I feel compelled to try to live as He wants me to live. I try to make this the guiding principle in my life.

How I live my faith

I try my best to live as Jesus lived. I try to love others around me and try to make everyone feel welcome and included. I try to help and serve others whenever I can. I feel like I am blessed when I try to help others. Plus, I feel so happy in service (starting with my family!).

What do Mormons believe about family?

John Brasher
Family is the most important group of people in the Church. We believe that families are part of God's plan for teaching his children. Show more Show less