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Hi I'm Kaili Melesiu

I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am 21 yrs old. I grew up being a Mormon. I was raised in Fort Worth, TX and moved to Utah my sophomore year of high school. I love sports. I played both volleyball and basketball and enjoy watchin just about ever sport out there. I am half white and half tongan. I do Polynesian Dancing and love performing. My sisters and I love to sing. I was attending college but am now currently serving a church mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Houston Texas. I plan on attending hair school and owning my own salon, getting married, and someday start a family of my own. I love meeting, talking to, and getting to know people. I aspire to make a difference in as many lives as possible. I love helping those that need help and get my greatest happiness in being able to make others happy! People say im happy all the time and that I never stop smiling.. and its true!! Im just a happy person and its because of the Gospel I've made a part of my life and the standards that I live by! 

Why I am a Mormon

I am Mormon because it is the source to all the happiness in my life. I cant imagine my life without the knowledge that I have. My parents are both mormon, so i was basically born into this religion. Most of my life i lived going off of my parents beliefs and testimonies of this church. As I got older I began questioning why I was basing my beliefs off of my parents and wanted to know for myself if this was the true church or not. All my life church had just been a routine thing in my life, not really a part of me. I started making some choices that weren't in line with the standards of Jesus Christ and I found myself facing more and more trials, but I never thought it was because I wasn't living the standards set by my church. I remember one night when I was going through a lot of changes in my life and making a lot of choices that were burying me into a deeper and darker hole then I had ever been in and I didn't know what to do. I decided the way I was living my life wasn't working and I needed to try another way. So I remember praying, harder then I had ever prayed. As soon as I opened my eyes I saw my scriptures so I opened them and I had opened to 2 Nephi 4:20-21 (in the Book of Mormon) which says "(20)My God hath been my support: he hath led me through mine afflictions in the wilderness and he hath perserved me upon the waters of the great deep.(21)He hath filled me with his love even unto the consuming of my flesh" This short little scripture opened my heart and eyes to see that God is my support through everything, how could I turn my back on Him and His church. So I made it a goal to search and find for myself if this was the only true church of Christ. I began really studying by myself and listening intently during church services. I prayed and prayed many times and the only thing I began to feel was happiness and joy.. all the time which assured to me that this is the true gospel. I felt a sense of peace to know that I had found the truth for myself and that even though I've made many mistakes, I have a Savior in Christ who has died for my sins so that I can repent and return to Him. My testimony is that I know without one single doubt in me that this is the true and full gospel of Jesus Christ. This is the only way to return to live with our Father in Heaven and brother Jesus Christ. We do have a living prophet on the earth today that serves as a mouthpiece for our Savior to lead and guide us back to him. I know that through Christ's church I have found my purpose on this earth and I've found the only way to be truely happy. When im faced with pains, trials, or afflictions I know I have a Savior that has suffered as I have suffered and that I am not alone in anything that I am going through. I love this gospel more then anything and hope and pray for it to become part of many lost souls who have not found the truth yet. There's only one way to know of its truth and its through faith and pray.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by simply living it. I've tried doing things my own way and I know thats not the way to do things. I have a testimony that our Heavenly Father lives and loves us. Our Savior Jesus Christ is with us everyday of our life to carry our burdens and feel for us. I know that if we turn to Them and allow them to be part of our lives They will carry us through this life. I have the priviledge of proclaiming the true gospel of Jesus Christ everyday to all God's children, my brothers and sisters and it has completely changes my life!  

What is faith?

Kaili Melesiu
Many times when we think of "faith" we think of it as just believing in things that you cant see, which is true. I have found though that it is alot more than just believing. Faith to me is a belief so strong that it causes us to act. My faith in my Savior Jesus Christ effects the way that I live my life. Many people think that Mormons have crazy hard "rules or regulations", but I dont see it that way. I feel like even though we may have some commandments that are harder to keep as we live in a world with little values, they are what keep me grounded. If I didnt have faith that these were commandments of God that were going to make me truley happy I wouldnt live my life by the standards I live by. Show more Show less