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Hi I'm Valeri

I love doing hair, especially french braids. I love Disney. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

My hobbies are doing hair, relating anything to Disney, reading, and watching nature. I previously have worked for Disney. It was the best experience of my life!! Growing up and still today one of my favorite things is Disney. My favorite Movie is Disney's Hercules, that story has meant so much to me and I love what a True Hero is. The Magic and all the fun associated with families is what I like best. I guess that is why I love Disney and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. They love families and want to unite them together rather than tear the families apart. Growing up I always wanted to be a hairstylist. I love doing hair. You never would guess, but I learned how to do it by watching others and then trying it out on me. I am also a tenderhead, so my mom said when I was growing up that if I didn't want her to do my hair I had to learn to do it myself. So I learned quickly. I now enjoy doing hair for anyone that will let me. I love looking at the stars in the night sky. They are my favorite. I love watching them and thinking that there is a greater purpose to life. It is incredible to look at Gods creations and think and imagine. I also love to read. I love romance and fantasy. I love Childrens Books as well.

Why I am a Mormon

One night while I was in Florida after finishing at work, I was having a rough time. I was confused and I wasn't sure what the point of life was. I felt like no one loved me. I felt lost. Well I couldn't talk to anyone. I didn't know if anyone would care how I felt. I decided to go outside and look at the stars. While I was there I started to think a lot. Then all of a sudden I said a simple prayer. I wanted to know if God really did exist and if He really did love me. After saying that prayer, I just started crying. I didn't think He loved me enough to answer my prayer. Well God did answer my prayer. He didn't answer it in a voice, He didn't appear to me, but I did feel His love. I felt His love all around me. I felt like I was not alone, and my Heavenly Father knew me and loved me. I know that without a doubt He loves me and He loves all His Children. He wants what is best for you. The way to know that is by following His plan. I try each and everyday to follow Him, I guess that is why I am a Mormon. I know that Prayers are answered. I guess that is why my favorite scripture is St Matthew 7:7-8 "Ask and ye shall Receive. . . ." I know God loves us. I know I don't understand all things, but God does. I know that He loves me enough that He has made a way for me to return to Him. I have also come to know that this path is not just for me, but for my family too. I can be with my family forever. I think that is my greatest joy. I love my family. They have always been there to support me. I would never want to be without them, and because God loves us all, He wants us to return to Him with our families. I know that the scriptures are true. I know that they help me to know what God wants me to do and know. I know that we have a living prophet on the earth to help us, to lead us and guide us in the things the Lord needs us to do to return to Him again.

How I live my faith

Right now I am a Missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. I love serving. Each and everyday I get to go out and help others draw closer to Jesus Christ by building their faith in Him. It is amazing. Most people have faith in Jesus Christ, but it is amazing to see how much their faith grows after we talk with them. I love sharing my experiences with them, and relating to their situations. I know that they help me a lot too. I know they help build my Faith as I see what they do and how they have come to know our Savior, Jesus Christ. I know that Christ loves us all. I try each and every day to be a good example and live as Christ would live. I know that as I try my best, with a smile on my face God will help me. I think I love to live my faith because I know when I do, that my faith is strenghtened and I am a lot happier. I know that I draw closer to Jesus Christ and my Heavenly Father as I live my faith.

What blessings can we receive through the gift of the Holy Ghost?

The Holy Ghost can bless us in many ways. I think the most important and effective way He can bless us is by knowing right from wrong. The Holy Ghost can prompt us to do what is right. There are many decisions we all make in life, but the most important is to be honest and true and the Holy Ghost can help us make these important decisions. The Holy Ghost will always testify of truth. He will always help us in whatever we do. I know that the Holy Ghost can be like a ring. He can touch our lives, when we think about putting it on. But we wont be there constantly until we receive the gift of the Holy Ghost. He will be our constant companion. We will wear Him like we would wear the ring, when we receive the gift of the Holy Ghost. Show more Show less