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Hi I'm Jeaneen

I was born in Iowa. I grew up in Iowa. I served a mission in Iowa. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I got married March 26th, 2010. So I am a newlywed still. I love to spend time with my family. I have three brothers and one sister. I am the oldest. I love to camp, write, and take pictures, sing, dance, play board games, watch movies, and read. I've tried snow skiing, water skiing, and river rafting at least once. I have an associate’s degree and am still trying to decide what to do next. I have a dream to write a book someday.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born a Mormon but that isn't why I am a Mormon. When I was eight years old I was given the choice to get baptized. At eight years old I remember being very aware of right and wrong. I knew that baptism was important in the Gospel of Jesus Christ. At eight years old I knew that Jesus Christ died for me and that Joseph Smith was a prophet. So I made the decision and was baptized. But it wasn't until I was sixteen that I truly knew for certain that God knew and loved me. I went to an especially for Youth program at BYU and was given the time to pray and know for myself that I was a child of God. With such a simple prayer and with an open heart I felt loving warmth surround me. It wasn't on the outside but on the inside. I knew for certain that God loved me and knew who I was. With that my knowledge of the gospel of Jesus Christ grew. My surety of the gospel increased and as I have lived the gospel of Jesus Christ I have felt that same warm feeling surround me. I know that The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is the true gospel of Jesus Christ!

How I live my faith

I am helping our Branch of the Church teach the young girls between 9 years and 11 years old. We do activities two times a week focusing on Jesus Christ, serving, and building experiences of faith. It's an awesome program for the girls and I am learning each day as we work together. It's a Spanish speaking Branch and I only speak english so it's sometimes difficult but we manage to still work together. It's an awesome experience.

What will the Mormon missionaries talk about when they visit my home?

Jeaneen
They will talk about God, Jesus Christ, and the Holy Ghost. They will explain the Restoration of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. They will talk about the prophets from the Bible, The Book of Mormon, and from our time. They will talk about Joseph Smith and his key role in bringing back the Gospel of Jesus Christ to our time. They talk about the importance of prayer and listening to the Holy Ghost. Show more Show less