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Hi I'm Kimberly

I am a wife, a mother, a homemaker and an avid reader. I love to laugh. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

Since I have been able to be a stay at home through my married life, I have been able to volunteer for many years. I love to volunteer at my son's school and at our public library. I have shared my love of good books, particularly the classics with children and adults through book clubs I have led. I am great at baking bread and I took up running last year. I have a Bachelor's degree in Spanish. I love researching my family history and learning about my ancestors. I serve on our Boy Scout troop's committee. I can't sing or play a musical instrument but I love music and all my children are musicians. I grew up in the suburbs but now I love being a small town girl. I am very happily married; my husband and I have 3 boys and girl.

Why I am a Mormon

I joined the LDS church when I was 12 years old. My best friend and her family were Latter-Day Saints. I began attending the weekly activities for children with my friend when I was about 7. Later I began attending Sunday services regularly, also. Whenever I was in my friend's home, I felt happy. I wanted the happy family life I saw in my friend's home. My parents were not interested in learning about The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, but they allowed me to attend and then to take the missionary discussions and eventually to be baptized. I can remember praying to know if the Book of Mormon was true and receiving a good feeling. Having the blessings of the Gospel of Jesus Christ in my life has changed the course of my life and given me more happiness than I could have imagined.

How I live my faith

My family is very involved in serving at church. For nine years I have kept the records for our ward's Scout Troop. During that time I have also worked as a leader for the 12 - 18 year old young women and for the young children at church. I have been assigned to go with another woman to visit various women in my ward since I became an adult. I love this opportunity to get to know the women at church better and serve them as they need it. I also spend time every day in personal prayer, writing in a personal journal and studying the Book of Mormon. My husband and I attend the temple at least once a month to learn more about the Gospel.

Why do Mormons believe in the Bible?

Kimberly
Mormons believe in the Bible because it contains prophecies about the Savior in the Old Testament and the life and teachings of the Savior and his Apostles in the New Testament. True principles and the fundamentals of the Savior's church on the earth are contained in the Holy Bible. Show more Show less