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Hi I'm Cydni

I am a Texan. I go to school in Idaho. I love to laugh. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am the second oldest of five kids. I love my family. They are my best friends. Tony and Gibby are our two Shih Tzu's that I just adore! I am a college student about to finish up. I have one semester left and then student teaching. I am a Family and Consumer Science Education major. I don't know what I want to be when I grow up. I have worked many places which include a sno cone shack, a bank as a teller, a nanny, a cooking school for kids,a lifeguard for a resort but my favorite job has been working at Badger Creek. I was the head cook for the AFY and AFY: Outdoor program. These are youth programs that take place at the Badger Creek ranch in Tetonia, Idaho. It was the hardest, most rewarding things I have ever done. I am planning on going back this summer as a counselor. I am so excited to get to work with youth.

Why I am a Mormon

I, like many others, was born into the church but I have come to know for myself of the truth fullness of the gospel! I find strength and peace through the gospel that the world cannot provide. Through living the gospel I have come to know that I have a Heavenly Father and a Savior that love me and that I am a daughter of God. I have been taught my whole life about the gospel but it wasn't until I was 15 that I came to know for myself. I was at a church camp and had been praying for a testimony of the church. I was sitting in a class and I had an overwhelming feeling of peace that what was being taught was truth and that what I had been taught my whole life was true as well. I haven't been perfect since then but I have never forgotten the feeling I had that day. After that, the struggles and trials in my life have only built upon and strengthened that testimony. However, It is not enough to rely on that feeling, I strive everyday to have that feeling of peace and the confirmation that I am doing the right things. I love that I can have the gift of peace in my life even when the world is in turmoil. I am a Mormon because I am a sinner and I need my Savior. I need His Atoning sacrifice in my life everyday. I need His love and the love I find with the members of the church as well.

How I live my faith

I try to live my faith by being the best I can be everyday. I am not perfect by any means but I try to keep the standards that I have promised to do. I try to follow Christ's example and walk in His footsteps. I love to serve those around me. I find so much joy in the service of others! I love to serve those around me and will do anything for anyone. I try to be better everyday then I was the day before. By living what I believe I have had to face prejudice but I have also made real friends who want to know more about why I do what I do. I am very open about what I believe and love to talk with people who are interested!