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Hi I'm Toni Carlson

I'm a Mormon! I have a wonderful family that blesses me with many happy moments. My own little heaven on earth!

About Me

My husband and I are the parents of five children. We love spending time together, especially just sitting around talking about "stuff". I also love to read and to cook.

Why I am a Mormon

As a child I remember attending church every Sunday with my family. I was baptized a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints soon after my eighth birthday. But, that is not why I am a Mormon, that is just the beginning of why I am a Mormon. I am a Mormon because it is a great way to live. I have constant happiness in my life that comes from knowing who I am and who I can be, even on those days that I am feeling a bit down. And, who doesn't want to be happy?! I joy in knowing that I am sealed for all eternity to my family. That thought always makes me smile. I love to learn more of the gospel and my Savior through the scriptures and our living prophet. I find great comfort knowing that each day I can try a little harder to be a better person. A little at a time doesn't seem like too hard of a task for anybody. I know that my Heavenly Father and Jesus love me and remind myself often that they believe in me. I can do it! And you can too!!

How I live my faith

I am able to read and study the scriptures daily by myself and with my family, as well as making time for several prayers to my Heavenly Father throughout the course of a day. At church I am blessed to teach the youth about gospel principles. In return, they teach me important lessons about gospel principles. And most importantly, I get to share my children teachings about the Gospel and enjoy their smiling spirits as they help my faith to grow.