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Hi I'm Elizabeth Gibbons

I enjoy reading, cooking, and trying new things! I'm a Mormon.

About Me

My name is Elizabeth Gibbons. I and my family are all members of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. I enjoy learning about different cultures and languages, and am constantly seeking further knowledge about the people who share this world with me. I have found that my love for my fellow men grows abundantly when I strive to see them through the Lord's eyes. I testify that my Heavenly Father loves all His children, and as my love for Him and my Savior, Jesus Christ, grows, so too does my love for all who surround me. Albert Einstein : "Nothing truly valuable arises from ambition or from a mere sense of duty; it stems rather from love and devotion towards men and towards objective things."

Why I am a Mormon

Simply, I can't imagine living life without God. I've grown up in the church, but even so had my own phase when I rebelled and tried to ignore what I knew to be true, and it was utterly exhausting. I've found I am much happier living the gospel and working daily to improve myself and be a better Latter Day Saint, and that the closer to God I become, the less exhausted I feel at the end of the day and the more I can improve myself. Having God in my life is a true blessing, and one I love having and sharing with others.

How I live my faith

Having a relationship with my Heavenly Father is the way I nourish my spirit, my testimony, and my faith. Daily prayer and scripture study are fundamental to making and keeping a relationship with God.

What do Mormons believe about family?

Elizabeth Gibbons
Families are eternal. The binding marriage in a temple of the Lord is promised to last forever. Children can be sealed to their parents and live with them into the eternities. In other words, families are sacred, and the most important things in life come from the family and are directly related to the relationships between family members, because the things we build with our families here on Earth are the things we bring with us into the eternities. Show more Show less

What is being a Mormon like?

Elizabeth Gibbons
I feel very... warm about life when I live my life according to the gospel truths. Growing up in the church, it's something I never even noticed and I think took for granted for the longest time, but I think it's the most important difference I can make with being an active Mormon in comparison to being inactive and even falling away for a time. When I live my life with my eyes toward heaven, I so often notice so much that I know I would otherwise miss in this world. When screaming children would otherwise irritate me to no end, for example, I find that I can see beyond that irritation when I have an LDS mindset. I have a greater appreciation for all the little things, and a heightened awareness of what might need to be changed to make the world better. More so even than that, I feel a strong desire to get out and DO something about what I see. It's wonderful. Show more Show less