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Hi I'm Vickie Latham

I'm a Mormon. I grew up in San Antonio, Texas. Clifford and I have been married for 26 yrs and have three wonderful sons.

About Me

I am a Mom of three wonderful sons and a Wife of the Man who changed my life by Sharing his knowledge of the The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints with me. I attended Southwest Texas State University; graduating with a major in Accounting. I love reading, photograhy, and spending time with my family.

Why I am a Mormon

My first knowledge of the Church came the night I met Clifford. He asked what church I attended and I asked him what Church he attended. He said, “The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints” although he was not currently attending. He said I would probably know it better as The Mormon Church. I did not know either. It was the only time we spoke about Church until after we were married. After we were married, I noticed that he had a small red Book of Mormon that he kept on our nightstand. Not knowing what this strange book was, I would put it away. When he noticed it was gone he would put it back. When I asked him about the book, he told me he would explain more about it someday. Well that someday came after our first son was born. I had a great desire for us to be a family that would worship in the same church together. Even though I attended the Baptist church, Clifford said that the only church he would ever attend would be the Mormon church. And so in December of 1987, I got out the Yellow Pages Phone Book and asked him to find out where “The Church” was and what time the services started. The following Sunday we attended the Christmas Sacrement meeting of the Heritage Ward. That same night a member of the Bishopric, (Bro. Carlos Villareal) came by our Apartment to visit us. Missionary visits were set up for us to begin taking the Missionary Discussions. It was an exciting time in our lives. I felt that my prayers had truly been answered. Soon the Missionaries challenged us to set a Baptism date. Understanding that there would need to be many sacrifices and changes in my lifestyle, I prayed to know if this was the true church and if I should be baptized. Although I did not have a lightening bolt testimony, I knew that the church was true and that our family needed to be part of it. And so on 31 Jan, 1988 Clifford and I were Baptized.

How I live my faith

By organizing community service projects , help with the youth programs, visiting other sisters and striving to be an example to friends and family.