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Hi I'm Jen

I'm a wife. I'm a mother of two sweet and lively boys. I live in sunny Southern California. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I was raised in a small town in Utah. I met and dated and married my husband in college. I have a degree in business. We moved to Southern California for further school and jobs. I am a small-town girl with a soft heart for big cities! We have been blessed with two adorable little boys. My husband is an attorney, and I am blessed to be able to be with my sweet boys full-time.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I have a testimony of the restored Gospel of Jesus Christ. Since I know it is true, I understand that the blessings of being a Mormon are eternal and endless. One of the blessings I have found in my life is that I am happy. Because I am Mormon, I was able to meet and marry my husband, a handsome man of high values, strong ethics, and a love for family life. We are making a happy life together and the Gospel guides our everyday decisions.

How I live my faith

I am so blessed by my Church, and I love to give of my time and talents by serving in The Church. Currently I work with a board of women who lead the organization of young children in our congregation during Sunday School. I also visit a few women in my congregation each month to build friendships and share an inspiring message. My two little boys are the most important people in my life and I want them to grow to have a close relationship with the Savior. Teaching them and setting an example for them is what I consider to be one of the most important ways I can live my faith.

What is the Relief Society?

Jen
The Relief Society is the largest women's organization in the world. It was established through The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in 1842 and plays a major role in the church. When I moved to Los Angeles from Utah, I was definitely in for some culture shock. I wondered what others thought of our church. I worked for a bank and worked with the bishop main leader of my ward. When he had some health issues and left work for a week, my boss who worked closely with my bishop started receiving phone calls right away from the Relief Society. They wanted to know what they could do to help. My boss came to me and asked me how they knew? She asked, "How does your church already know that something happened? Do they have hidden cameras on top of the Los Angeles temple? I informed her that no, there weren't spy cameras on the temple. The church has something better than that! Part of the Relief Society's purpose is to help those in need. They found out there was a need and they wanted to help. It was a testimony to me and those I work with that the Relief Society is divinely inspired. Show more Show less