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Hi I'm Mark Ray

I'm a programmer. I'm a father and husband. I'm a biker. I'm an enjoyer of nature. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am the youngest of eight children. I was born into a home where love for family was the most important type of love. When I was young I was very shy. As I grew I found that interacting with people was where I found my greatest joys. I met my wife in High School, and the rest they say is history. I work as a Software Developer and love simplifying difficult processes. I am now a father, and try to pass on the love of family to my children. My favorite times are with my family, playing games, swimming or even working together cleaning the house. Together I find my joy!

Why I am a Mormon

I am Mormon because I know my Savior leads the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. It is my testimony of him and of his teachings that make me a Mormon. I know I am imperfect and have much to learn, but by seeking my Heavenly Father in prayer, I can improve. I feel of his spirit, and in very special times have been promoted to have ideas which are greater then I am. His guidance and love help me to know who I am, where I came from, and what potential I have. This is why I am a Mormon, because I know.

How I live my faith

I love to show people how technology can improve there lives. Today it seems that technology separates people physically, even if they are communicating at the time. I love face to face conversation free of texting and posts, but I know how technology can bring distant families closer together, and improve the use of my time. I love to study the words of the prophets on lds.org, and search for answers I am seeking. In my callings in the church I have been teacher, assistant, and even messenger, but my favorite activities always involve working together to server each other. I believe we are happiest when we actively search for chances to do things for someone else. I love to visit with my friends in my ward and play board-games or even watch movies. I love our ward activities, dances and dinners. I feel you really get to know someone when you can eat and talk with them. Let them share their life story, and they in turn, listen when I need a friend.