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Hi I'm Jayn

I'm a Mormon. I am a mother with grown children and grandchildren. I grew up in Provo, Utah.

About Me

I am a mother of six boys. I have 7 grandchildren all under the age of 10. I am a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at the present time, serving in the employment resource centers of the church with my husband. I am a singer and at present I am practicing to perform in a production for the church of "Savior of the World.." I also enjoy family history and genealogy and have worked in the Family History library. I have worked on computers preparing names for temple work and have done family search indexing for the church. I have served previously as a missionary in the Huanitarian Aid center and as a missionary in the 12 step program for the church through LDS social services. I have previously worked in the sales world as a consuultant for Mary Kay Cosmetics. I have also worked as a secretary, a teacher, and have volunteered in many other areas both in the church as well as in the job world. I have a college degree in business and am close to another college degree in retail sales. I served as a proselyting missionary for the church when I was young, before marriage.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I have read the Book of Mormon many times and receive constant confirmations of it's truthfulness daily. Anyone can read this book and then pray as it tells us in the book of Moroni, a book within the Book of Mormon, and ask God if it is true and, God will manifest the truth of it. See Moroni 10:4,5. Any man, woman, or child, who wants to know if this book is true can find out through this process. I remember the first time I knelt down and prayed to ask God if it was true, after I had read it all the way through of course. I received a peaceful, witness from the Holy Ghost who gave this to me in a powerful way. It is my own personal manifestation of the truth of this book. Because I know that this book is true, I know I must do all that I can to live by it's teachings which includes being and staying an active member in the Mormon church, the true Church of Jesus Christ in these latter days.

How I live my faith

I am presently involved in my church as a missionary for the Employment Resource Centers. I assist and interview candidates who are searching for employment, educational opportunities, or ideas concerning starting or maintaining a business. I help candidates to research jobs on the internet. I assist them in finding resources on how to obtain a job, including workshops, networking classes, and resume classes. I also assist in educating candidates in all areas in preparing for a job. I am singing in a production at present of "The Savior of the World." One version of this production will be held on Temple Square during the holidays.

Why are only some Mormons allowed into temples? Is there something secret going on in Mormon Temples? What goes on in Mormon Temples?

Jayn
Any member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, the church more commonly known as the Mormon Church, can enter the temple by qualifying and preparing according to the criteria outlined by the Lord. Jesus Christ truly is the head of His church and he truly sets the standards for entrance into his houses. The temples are His houses. It is possible for anyone to qualify to enter his house who really desires to. He invites all to come unto Him. The temples are sacred, holy, edifices, where man can truly commune with God. There are over 100 temples around the world. In the temple men and women are married and their marriage is sealed for time and all eternity. Children are also sealed to their parents for time and all eternity by the Lord's power. Becoming baptized and preparing to enter the temple to be sealed to families is the most important spiritual work any man or woman can do in mortality. Life is eternal. It does not end with death. God's love is eternal. No greater hope than this can be offered to mankind. "And this is life eternal, that they might know thee the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom thou has sent." (See John 17:3) Show more Show less