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Hi I'm Susan

I'm a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, mother of 4 kids and a former Navy wife.

About Me

Well after high school, I moved down to CA to be closer to my then fiancee and now hubby while I worked and he finished the last few months of school. I was down there for about 1.5 yrs, got married in Aug. of '94,my hubby enlisted in the navy in Sept. of that same yr., had our first child son 1 in Jan. of '95, had our 2nd child son 2 in July of '98, had our 3rd child only daughter in Mar. of 2000 in HI, and then our 4th child son3 came along in '06 in NV. My hubby was with me for my last 2 kids, when they were born, my mother was with me for our 1st boy and my sis. was there for our 2nd boy. I will be married for16 yrs. in Aug. of this yr., and together for 19 in Apr.,I have been all over the west coast due to being a navy wife. My hubby has currently separated from military2007 and is working on east coast.Now the kids and I have joined my hubby on the east coast during the summer of 2009. Likes and Interests Activities Reading, Bowling, Interests Scouting, Computer Work at Home, Chatting on Facebook With All My Friends, Shopping Occasionally Music Init, Michelle Fragar, Dave Matthews Band, John Tesh, Jason Mraz, Celine Dion, P!nk, Michael Jackson, Michael Jackson R.I.P 1958 - 2009, Queen Latifah, Whitney Houston, Mitchel Musso, Jonas Brothers, Tim McGraw, Mary J., Katy Perry, Jamie Foxx, Mary J. Blige, Reba McEntire, Gospel music, Frank Sinatra, Breaking Out Into Song From Words Someone Said In Normal Conversation, Usher, Justin Bieber, Nick Jonas, Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Miley Cyrus, Jazz, Punk rock, Rock music, Taylor Swift, Nickelback, Bret Michaels, Alicia Keys, Kenny Chesney, Bon Jovi, Fall Out Boy, Lady Antebellum, Demi Lovato, Groove For Thought, Buddy Holly!, Dean Martin, Avril Lavigne, Emily Osment, Jay-Z, Kanye West, Carrie Underwood, Shakira, Jennifer Lopez, John Mayer, Lady Gaga, Depeche Mode, Ashley Tisdaleand 40 more Books Earth in the Beginning by Eric N Skousen, Phd, Harry Potter Movies Runaway Bride, Romance film, Fire The Last Airbender, Legion, Rocky, Dirty Dancing, Where the Wild Things Are, Mickey Mouse, Michael Jackson's This Is It, Angels & Demons, Disney, Expendables, The Da Vinci Code, New Moon: The Movie, A Walk to Remember, The Last Song, The Karate Kid, Air The Last Airbender, Water The Last Airbender, Action film, Toy Story, Twilight, Grown Ups, The Last Airbender, Earth The Last Airbender, Disney Pixarand 16 more Television The Csi Series, NCIS, Official Law & Order Page, Official HEROES Page, Official CHUCK Page, Smallville, ABC Family 25 Days of Christmas, Mickey Mouse Clubhouse, 10 Things I Hate About You, House, Burn Notice, HISTORY, Desperate Housewives, Friends, CSI, Bones, Jay Leno, Handy Manny, Supernatural, All My Children, CSI: Miami, Criminal Minds, Grey's Anatomy, Two and a Half Men, So You Think You Can Dance, Glee, General Hospital, The Rachael Ray Show, Fox 13's Good Day Utah, The Oprah Winfrey Show, Emeril Green with Emeril Lagasse, Dancing With The Stars, Scrubs, American Idol, The Ellen DeGeneres Showand 23 more

Why I am a Mormon

Well I was young when my parents became converts to the church, and I was so excited to be baptized when I was old enough age 8 could hardly wait. wanted to badly to do all I could to make my Heavenly Father pleased with me, because just prior to me turning 8, a very dear friend and also a church member who had not quite turned 8 yet was killed in a sudden freak car accident and I really wanted to be with her wherever she was and I was told that if I was a good girl, lived my life worthily, and achieved all the proper ordnances of the temple, that there was a chance I would be able to see her again as well as my family whom I had just become sealed to at the time also. So even though I am human, and make mistakes I made myself a vow to always keep myself worthy to hold a temple recommend and that I would by doing that be able to qualify my spirit to not only dwell in the Lord's presence, but to also to be with my family and see and spend time with those I love and who made the return trip before me.

How I live my faith

I go to church, read the lessons, watch General Conference, study the talks in the church magazines, teach my children about the Lord, follow our leaders admonitions, try to remember to say my prayers, and serve where I am asked to serve, and magnify any calling or assignment.

Why don’t women hold the priesthood in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints? How do Mormon women lead in the Church?

Susan
The way I look at it, Men are asked to be our leaders so they can exercise the priesthood power and women are asked to organize and teach and nurture the children, so it balances out in the end. Show more Show less