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Hi I'm Cecilia

I'm a Mormon. Soy Mormona.

About Me

I am a very happy, blessed and thankful child of God. I am originally from Monterrey, Mexico and have been living in the States for the last 10 years. I served a full time mission in New Jersey 2002-2004. I have a Master's degree in Social Work and I work as a Counselor for adolescents who have been sexually abused.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because one day back in 1999 I knelt down and prayed to my Heavenly Father to let me know what I was missing. I remember exactly how I felt. I had everything I wanted: a family, friends, a job and getting an education. Even though, I was still missing something which I wasn't quite sure what it was. I meditated for a couple of days while reading the Book of Mormon, going to church, and listening to the missionaries. And the answer to my prayer came, as I was doing all of these things. I felt joy and hope. I knew exactly what I was missing. I needed to get to know my Heavenly Father and come closer to Him.

How I live my faith

I wake up every day giving thanks to my Heavenly Father for giving me one more chance to live. I see every day as an opportunity to share with others my testimony of the Savior, either by words or works. I share the gospel with my friends and acquaintances in every opportunity I have. I work as a rape crisis counselor. I see adolescents who experience traumatic events, who suffer and who sometimes seem hopeless. As I see them, I pray that I can be of some help for them and that they can see in my eyes that there's hope and a Savior who loves them dearly.

What do Mormons believe about Jesus Christ? Do Mormons believe that Jesus Christ is the Son of God?

Yes, we do believe in Jesus Christ. We believe that He is the Son of God. He died for us in the cross. He is our Savior and Redeemer. Show more Show less

Who founded Mormonism and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints?

The Mormon church was restaured by a prophet named Joseph Smith. Show more Show less