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Hi I'm Josh Randall

I am a construction worker, I ride a Harley and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am a father of 3 boys. I grew up in the mountains of Idaho and love spending time in the outdoors. I love to spend time with the family and the youth out on the boat, camping, hunting, fishing and taking my wife for rides on my Harley. I work in heavy industrial construction and this allows me to also spend time outdoors, I get to use really big toys to lift up really big things, it’s like being a kid most every day. We have moved a lot, clear across the country in fact, and I love that we have had the chance to meet a wide verity of people,make new friends, and help spread the gospel as we have moved along.

Why I am a Mormon

My family has a lot of rich history in the church and in the settlement of the Idaho – Utah area. Being a Mormon was something I was brought up in, I wasnt always on the right path, but now I am proud to be following in the foot steps of my family and Christ and adding to my family’s history. I have had some great men in my life who were really big influences while I was a young man and that along with raising my own family has lead me to embrace the gospel and make it a bigger part of my life and something I wish for others.

How I live my faith

The gospel is the foundation of our family, it has brought us closer and kept us together. I work with the youth in my area and I feel blessed that I can give back some of the blessings given to me as a youth. I enjoy seeing the youth build and gain their own testimonies of the gospel. I am also pleased to see how my own children have embraced the church teachings and how they are growing and becoming men of their own with a strong testimony. Being a memeber of the church has blessed us as we have moved around. We have made so many freinds in the wards where we have lived, they have made such an impact on me and my famile, each one has added to my own testimoney. It is truely comforting to know you will always have freinds as soon as you walk in the doors of church and when ever you need a helping hand. Living the gospel has made me who I am, helps be become more like Christ, and has blessed me and my family in times of need.

Why is self-reliance important to Mormons? Why do Mormons talk about emergency preparedness?

Josh Randall
As Mormons progress in life, faith, and attending church. We find ourselves blessed with many talents and we are taught that we should share those talents with those around us. We feel strongly that we should serve our fellow man and help each other where and when ever possible. It is harder for one to help others if you are not able to help yourself first. We like to be able to support ourselves which in turn, frees us to help others and share our gifts, talents and blessings with them. In times of need it is a true comfort to know that you are provided for and an even richer feeling to be able to go out a help others in those times. I have had many opportunities in my life to both receive help during a time of need and help others. I know that if those that were helping me had not be prepared themselves they would not have been able to help. And when I have helped others, it has been easy and joyous cause I had more then enough to share. Being self-reliant also frees one from to explore new things and better one's self in those things we are working on. We are able to grow by adding new things to our list of talents, blessings and working on bettering ourselves and this also gives us the opportunity to share these new things. We are all in stages of growth and this is one of those things that goes along with growing, being able to share and help others brings us closer together and we see the true benefits in blessing those we can help. Show more Show less