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Hi I'm Maryann

I'm a wife and mother of two. I grew up in Utah and now live in Indiana and love it! I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am the mother of two absolutely awesome kids. A boy, who is a teenager, and a girl who will be a teenager next year. My husband is my best friend and makes me laugh every day. I work as a contract manager for a computer software company and love my job and the people I work with! I love to cook and try new recipes. I love music and singing. I love old movies, especially musicals. If I could spend time with anyone in the world it would be my family.

Why I am a Mormon

I love the gospel of Jesus Christ. It brings me joy and peace, and in this world, these are precious things. I am so grateful to the Savior for providing a way back, to be able to live with our families forever. The atonement of Jesus Christ allows us to be forgiven of our sins but also to be comforted during the challenges this earthly life brings. There have been many times during my life where the only comfort I could find was on my knees. I know that he hears our prayers. What a glorious gift it is to be able to speak to our Father in Heaven. He hears us and loves us, beause we are his children. My family means more to me than anything else, and through the Plan of Salvation, I know that we can live together forever. I know that if I live my life the way I should, I will have my husband and children for all eternity. The gospel is a message of peace and happiness. It shows us the way back to our Heavenly Father. This knowledge makes our earthly life a little easier to go through. It also gives us hope for the life to come.

How I live my faith

My faith determines everything I do in my life. There is not one decision that I make in a day that isn't influenced by what I believe. I am blessed to be able to serve in the women's organization of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. As I have served these women I have seen their love for each other and for the Savior. They are anxious to serve each other and the Lord. As women in the gospel we build each other up and support each other. We learn from each other and help each other be better women. I try to live my life so that others can see how the gospel makes me happy. Although I am not perfect, I try my best to always stand as a witness of God, at all times, and in all things and in all places. I want others to see how the gospel of Jesus Chrsit has made me happy and brings me peace. This life brings challenges and hardships, but through the Savior's atonement we can feel peace. We are very busy with our church callings and our kids. We have our Sunday callings as well as serving during the week. We also take the kids to their youth activities on Wednesdays and make sure they are at Scouts and everything else they are involved in at school. My kids are also awesome examples of what they believe.

How can we come to know our Father in Heaven?

Our Father in Heaven wants us to know Him. He has made it possible, through prayer, to find the answers to our problems and to receive guidance, to know what we shold do. What an incredible blessing it is that we can speak to Him that created us, and to know he hears us and will answer our prayers. Show more Show less