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Hi I'm Sarah

I live in Florida. I'm married. I love to sew and make things. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I come from a big family. I have lived in Florida my whole life, but I have been able to travel to different places in the U.S. with my family. I love to be with those I care about and though I seem shy at first, I love to laugh and be silly. I am happily married to the love of my life. When I am not working, or with my husband, I love to sew. I want to be able to design my own clothing line one day. Creating things is just so much fun to me. I also love to dress up. Whether it is to go out for a nice date or for a Halloween party, dressing up is just so fun to me. I love to come up with creative costume ideas for that time of year and I enjoy making my ideas in my own way. Creating something new is actually time where I can relax and do something I love. I like to read and watch movies. I enjoy playing sports, like softball and football but volleyball is my favorite. Bowling is fun, too. I love to be outside. The world is a beautiful place. I love it when it rains. I am a big hugger. I can't go very long without hugging someone I love. :)

Why I am a Mormon

I grew up in the Church, but I have always felt something special. There were times I questioned if it was really true, but I have had too many experiences where I have been able to feel the Spirit and know in my heart that this IS the true gospel of Jesus Christ. As I have continued to follow His teachings, I have seen the blessings of peace and comfort and safety in my life. No one is perfect, most definitely I am not, but even when I mess up and then make the decision to turn around and strive to do better, I know Heavenly Father has been there with open arms to welcome me back. He has showered blessings upon me that I did not (and do not) even deserve, but that is what is so wonderful. He loves us so completely that even when we aren't doing so great, but we're trying, He still blesses us. I know Christ is my Savior. I know He lives. I know the Book of Mormon is true; I don't even know how many times I have read it. I know we have prophets on the earth today. This IS Christ's church.

How I live my faith

I am a youth leader in my ward. I help with the young women, primarily the girls that are 12 and 13. I love being with them. I am old enough to be a big sister to them, so it hasn't been too long since I was in their shoes. I love to learn and laugh with them. They are so special. I also am a visiting teacher to some of the women in my ward.

What is the role of the husband and the wife in the family?

Sarah
Once married, a husband and wife become a unified couple. Their standards and goals for their future family are in harmony with one another. They work together to accomplish those goals. The husband has a special responsibility over his family, including his wife. He is the primary provider of temporal needs and wants, and has the responsibility to protect and guard his family. His wife is the primary nurturer of the children. It is in her nature to be compassionate and nurturing. But they are to work together to raise their children in accordance with the teachings of Jesus Christ and to take opportunities to express love and support to their children. They are also to express and show love for one another by serving each other and taking time to be with one another. Their example of love for one another and for Heavenly Father and His son Jesus Christ will be a tremendous influence on the lives of their children and grandchildren. Being married is not always easy and adding children puts an extra strain on a husband and wife's relationship. Marriage takes work, but Jesus Christ knows this and through His Atonement has provided a way for each husband and wife to find the strength, encouragement, hope, love, support, and comfort they need each day to fulfill their responsibilities. It takes work, but the fun times and happiness felt in family life comes from being focused on Jesus Christ. It is possible with Him. Show more Show less