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Hi I'm Randi

I'm an Army wife, a mother , and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I was baptized into the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints when I was 16 and it completely changed my life. I am married to my best friend and we just recently celebrated our first wedding anniversary. I am a busy stay at home mom of twin daughters who are getting ready to turn 1. My husband is serving in the military and between that and having two babies running around, my life is anything but normal.

Why I am a Mormon

I joined the church at a young age, and though I was condemned by some and chastized by others for being "different" I knew by the feelings I got when I prayed and the spirit testified to me that the things I believed were true. Being a member of the church helps me live a better life and want to share my knowledge with those around me. I have felt the deep peace and love of my Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ when I have been at my weakest moments. The more I continue to keep the commandments and seek repentance of my sins, the closer I feel to the Lord. I can't express how grateful I am to know my purpose here on earth. I know where I lived before I came to earth and I know where I'm going after I die. I know that my family can be together forever , not just "til death do you part" because of the covenants we made in the temple. The most important thing in my life is my family. Being an example for my daughters is critical. I can never do anything I do not wish my children to do. Becoming a Mormon I learned that the Lord will allow us to struggle to build our faith. I learned that everyone is responsible for their faith and for the lack thereof. I have struggled greatly in the church and missed out on great blessings. I made big mistakes and it took along time for me to get over my pride and repent. But once I did could feel my Saviors love for me. Being a Mormon allowed me to understand who I am and not to be ashamed.

How I live my faith

My family and I attend church every Sunday to partake of the Sacrament and renew our covenant with our Father in Heaven. I do my best to read my scriptures daily and commune with the Lord through personal prayer.

Can husband and wife be together forever? Do you believe that families will live together in heaven?

Randi
Jesus Christ gave power to His disciples to seal families together forever when He said, “And it will give unto thee the keys of the kingdom of heaven: and whatsoever thou shalt loose on earth shall be loosed in heaven” (Matthew 16:19). Family members who accept the Atonement of Jesus Christ and follow His example can be together forever through sacred ordinances performed in God’s holy temples. These ordinances seal a husband and wife together for all eternity and children to their parents as an eternal family. They know that nothing, not even death, can permanently separate them. This divine plan of happiness enables family relationships to continue beyond the grave. Show more Show less