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Hi I'm Erica Schumacher

Hi, I am Erica and I love the spirit of Peace, Love, Joy, and Hope. It is all I ever need in my life, the Spirit of Jesus Christ!

About Me

I am Junior at Brigham Young University Idaho studying Child Development. Even though I was born in Boston, MA and lived in Colorado for most of my life. My hobbies and interests include church, praying, reading scriptures, service, gardening, cooking, baking, art, spending time with family and friends, outdoors, comedy, dancing, animals, hiking, astronomy, yoga, meditation, piano, singing, choir, biking, running, theater, crafts, and learning Polish! email: schu.erica@gmail.com

Why I am a Mormon

I am Mormon because I know the things we are taught are true. I am grateful that we have a living prophet on the earth this day to lead this church under the Savior's direction. I am grateful that we have leaders and a community that helps each other out in a number of ways. Being Mormon, I know that I am never alone. I love being Mormon because everyone knows everyone. I am a Mormon because I love having fun the good way, no one is drinking or getting drunk. I am Mormon because it gives me physical and spiritual protection through the power of the Holy Ghost. I am Mormon because I love being guided continually by my Heavenly Father, when I follow His commandments, I receive blessings and I know he is there. I am Mormon because I feel peace a reassurance everyday in my life that this is who I am supposed to be.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by going to church every Sunday. I attend Family Home evening every Monday and follow the Prophet by going to Institute every Thursday. I read my scriptures every day and strive to put the Lord first in every way! I follow the word of wisdom- no coffee or tea for me! I treat my body and mind as a temple by getting good rest and daily exercise. I strive to be charitable and Christlike, so that others may see Christ in my countenance. I share the gospel online, to friends, strangers, and family often. I go to the temple every week for temple baptisms and do family history work. I seek my Heavenly Father in daily prayer, depending on him for strength, understanding, and wisdom.

What are some things that tell you there is a God?

Erica Schumacher
I know that God lives because he guides me by his spirit to let me know the things that I should and should not be doing. I know God lives because he cares about me. I know God lives because I feel his love in my heart. If I ever question his existence, he is only a prayer away. He will manifest himself to me again and again as he always does. Show more Show less