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Hi I'm Tawny Mortensen

I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I love to sew, make bread and travel. Our family also loves to go camping. I've been married to the man of my dreams for 18 years now. We met at Ricks which is now BYU Idaho. We met my second day there and we've been together since. We were sealed in the Oakland Temple. We adopted 3 little boys from Foster Care. People always say we got our kids the easy way but there was nothing easy about it. It may have not been as physically painful but the emotional pain was nothing I've EVER felt before. It so worth it because we now have 3 beautiful boys. I love being a mom!

Why I am a Mormon

I've been a member of the church all my life. I love my Lord and Savior. I know he died for us so we may return to live with him some day. I also love knowing that families are forever when sealed in the temple. Being a mormon isn't just my religion, it's my life. I eat, sleep and breath the gospel. There's rarely a time when I'm not doing something church related. Wether it's feeding the missionaries, teaching Relief Society, or helping in primary. I don't know where I'd be in life if I didn't have the gospel. We live in an area where there's just a small branch of the church. With members being few and far between I am always amazed at how strong we all are. We feel as if we are all one big family. That's what I love about being a Mormon. Love is unconditional and endless.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by being the best example of a righteous daughter of our Heavenly Father I can be. I teach Relief Society in our small branch and I love it! To see the women soak up the gospel makes me happy to be apart of this church.