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Hi I'm David Paul

I'm a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the Mormons.

About Me

I grew up in California and was transplanted to New Jersey in my teens. I was a computer programmer for many years, but now I am a high school physics and mathematics teacher. I teach in a multi-cultural urban school and love working with young people.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because being a Mormon makes me happy and because it is true. The more I learn about the Church and the restored gospel, the more evidence I see of its truthfulness. I have seen the joy that it has brought my wife, children and grandchildren. It provides answers to questions. It has brought me peace in troubled times.

How I live my faith

A Book of Mormn prophet and leader said: "And behold, I tell you these things that ye may learn wisdom that ye may learn that when ye are in the service of your fellow beings ye are only in the service of your God." Book of Mormon | Mosiah 2:17 Serving others brings me joy. I have served for many years and in many ways in my church and in my community. I am grateful for the opportunities to serve that each new day brings.

Which of the Savior’s teachings have influenced you in your life?

David Paul
"A new commandment I give unto you, That ye love one another as I have loved you, that ye also love one another. By this shall all men know that ye are my disciples, if ye have love one to another." John 13:34-35. This teaching has had a profound impact on my life. I view everyone as a brother or sister. Show more Show less