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Hi I'm Brittany

I am a wife, mother, friend, and musician. I love the gospel of Jesus Christ because it has filled my life with joy and meaning.

About Me

I am a wife and stay-at-home mother who loves music and spending time with others. I enjoy being part of a book club, playing the viola in a symphony orchestra, and teaching music lessons for fun.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I love knowing who I am and where I am going. I know that I am a child of God and that someday, after lots and lots of practice on my part, I can be like Him. I am a Mormon because I believe that through sacred ordinances in holy temples, families can be united eternally. I am a Mormon because I love my Savior Jesus Christ. I know that this is His church upon the earth today. I am a Mormon because I believe that the Book of Mormon is another testament of Jesus Christ. I am a Mormon because I know and feel the truthfulness of the gospel as I live gospel principles. As I live gospel principles, I feel so happy and fulfilled. I know that this is the Spirit telling me that what I am doing is right.

How I live my faith

Every day I live my faith by practicing to be a little better. Every day and every moment, I live my faith by striving to be more patient, more gentle, more loving, more giving, and more aligned with my Heavenly Father's plan for my life. Each morning, I check in with my Heavenly Father through prayer. I thank Him for our home and family, and pray that I can be happy and patient with my toddler, and loving and supportive as a wife. I strive to align my goals with what He would have me do. Who I can serve today? What should I do? I sacrifice time to read my scriptures each day, and the spirit touches my heart, inspiring me to be better. I gain a testimony of the truthfulness of the words, and learn just how much Heavenly Father loves us. While doing housework, or tending to my little one, I listen to music that inspires me to be better. I avoid profanity, vulgarity, and harsh rhythms because I find that I can feel the Holy Ghost better when I listen to uplifting music. Sometimes I listen to talks by modern-day prophets as I go through my day. This helps me feel the Spirit, and again, to realign myself with God's plan for me. I try to remember others as I go through my day, and strive to be the Lord's hands here on earth by serving and loving others. Oftentimes, this means a smile. Sometimes, I will help tend someone's children, or give someone a call. Ultimately, I live my faith through practice, lots and lots of practice. Sometimes I make mistakes. But, because of my Savior, Jesus Christ, I have the opportunity to change and become better, even to become more like Him and my Heavenly Father. I can practice each day because I know where I am going. The gospel of Jesus Christ teaches me of my divine heritage and what God has in store for me. I have a vision of my potential and know how to get there because of the restored gospel of Jesus Christ.

What blessings can we receive through the gift of the Holy Ghost?

Brittany
In my life, I have been comforted when I am sad or feeling angry and have received guidance to do or to not do certain things. Show more Show less