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Hi I'm J. Adam Whitmire

I'm an artist, an entrepreneur and, I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I do financial planning for a living. I enjoy exercising and keeping up with my kids. I also like painting.

Why I am a Mormon

I joined the church when I was eighteen years old. My life ever since has had more direction, and in-turn I have experienced many great blessing. I received a strong peaceful feeling about being baptized into the church when I prayed about it. At the time I knew what I was feeling was true. However, I didn't realize that over time and after many more experience, my testimony would grow as strong as it has. Along with my testimony, grew the peace that I would feel from day to day. After joining the church, I was eventually given the opportunity to serve a mission in Japan for two years. Leaving home for two years is not something that is common in my family. It was the greatest two years of my life at that time. I didn't have one bad day, or get sick once for two years. I remember on one occasion fasting. I don't remember why I was fasting, but I remember that at the time I ended my fast I heard a voice in my head say that the church is true. I replied in my mind, I already know that the church is true. I heard the same voice again saying, "No, the church is true." With a strong sensation of peace and love in my heart, my testimony jumped to another level. My life sense has been one similar instance after another. Its scary to imagine what my life would be with out this gospel.

How I live my faith

Currently, I teach the gospel principles class every Sunday. I have three kids and one on the way. My wife is amazing. She's been a member all her life, and she holds me to a higher standard than I hold myself. I don't feel like I'm worthy to have such a great life, but I'm thankful.