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Hi I'm Erin

I am from Dayton, Ohio, I am a BYU-Idaho Student, I am a future missionary, I am a licensed Cosmetologist, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

This is my first semester of being a student here at BYU-Idaho. I plan to major in Social Work and help those in need any way I can. I was born in Ogden, Utah but I have lived in Ohio almost my whole life, so that is what I call home. I am a licensed Cosmetologist and I work at a salon in my hometown when I am not attending school. I am the oldest of four children in a family of 6.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I know what this church teaches is true. I have never felt anywhere else, what I have felt being a part of this church. I have had the Spirit of God testify to me so many times that it is true. I know that it brings true happiness, and true joy, and through Jesus Christ, me and my family can be together even after death, and that death is not the end. I now that I have a Father in Heaven who is truly mindful of me and always has his hand in my life. I know that even through the hard times, his plan is perfect, and the trials are to help me grow. I know that even when I screw up, the Savior is waiting patiently for me to ask for forgiveness, and that through His atonement, I can be clean and pure again. I believe in this with all my heart, and even in the end, if it all turns out to be untrue, I will not regret living the life I did. This church makes me truly happy and has shaped me into the woman I am today.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by attending all my church meeting. I pray and read my scriptures as often as I can. I am not perfect, but I try to live the teaching of Jesus Christ everyday by reaching out to people in need, and being an example to those around me.

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

Some things that tell me there is a God is the things people sometimes call "coincidences." They are not. They are God's hand in our lives. Miracles. I feel in my heart that there is a God. Someone who loves us more than we could ever imagine. Our Father. His spirit is all around. His creations are one evidence of his existence. How could this beautiful earth have been created by accident? God created the earth because he loves us. I have a testimony of God, and that he exists. He is always with us, and is aware of everything. We are his little girls. We are his sons. He loves us so much. Show more Show less