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Hi I'm Chelsea

I'm from Arizona, I went to Beauty School and I can't wait to start my own salon.I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I grew up in Mesa, AZ more of the east valley side. Wonderful people there but it wasn't the best neighborhood. Kids my age did drugs and tried to do the same to my brother and I. When I was 12 my parents got the prompting to move to Queen Creek, AZ, there was nothing out there, but it was a new start. I didn't know what Personal Progress was, as soon as I was introduced to it, I finished by the time I was 13 because my grandma had taught me so much before she passed away the year before. I became friends with people who were also LDS and plenty that were not, both at my school and other schools. I got along with people very well. My brother served a mission (San Jose Cali.). It was hard for me for him to be gone, my sister married a convert 2 weeks before he left. It was a very long and difficult 2 years for me. I was hanging around some not so good friends and didn't want to be around my family. Just before I graduated High School I changed my life around. I prayed that when I went to the singles ward that I would have a bishop who could understand our struggles, and I did. It took me 5 months to be able to go to him, but I did, and I never felt better than after I did walking out of his office, confessing my sins and knowing they were gone. My brother came home, then a year and a half later I was married to my eternal companion adn best friend. I just finished beauty school and am planning on starting my own salon, and I can't wait to be a mommy!

Why I am a Mormon

I am a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints because I've never had a reason to doubt that my Heavenly Father loves me and that Christ lives. I was born into the church and have been reborn, I have seen the power of repentance in my life and I want so dearly to return to my family, worthy to be in his presence in the Celestial Kingdom. I don't want to risk not being able to be with my family after this life, I do not fear death. When I read the Book of Mormon, I know it's true, every word, it's like being there with the nephites and lamanites every time I read it. I've seen it change the hearts of my friends, with me sharing my testimony, and helping them with things in their lives. I want it to be known around all this world, that I have an UNSHAKEABLE Testimony of this Gospel. I KNOW that Joseph Smith was a Prophet of God who saw Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ. I KNOW Christ suffered for our sins. I KNOW the plan of redemption is real. I will do what the Lord asks of me because I know He would never ask me to do something that I could not do. I will cry repentance unto this people because I know what joy comes from it afterwards that words cannot express. I so badly desire for everyone to experience the joy of being a member. But it is not my experiences that are going to convert you. It's you're experiences and you're conversion with Heavenly Father. I can tell stories that will turn your head and cause chills, but it wouldn't be right unless I felt prompted of the spririt. This is my Testimony, I pray that it will be helpful to whomever reads it.

How I live my faith

I am the Mia Maid Advisor for the Young Women! It's so fun! I love working with the girls and being able to help them in their teenage years. My husband and I are just getting started on our backyard. We are going to start a garden to eat the fruits of the seasons as Christ has asked us to do. I also want to start using fresh foods to cook with and to bake my own things from scratch, eventually we will have some cows and chickens. I like being with the Young Women because you're constantly thinking of Service projects for them to do and it helps you want to do service as well, and try to help the girls get the best experience of Young Women's that they can. My husband and I go to the Temple at least once a month to keep the convenants we made and to help serve our Heavenly Father.

Why is it important for us to take care of our bodies? Why are our bodies called temples of God in the Bible?

Our bodies are called Temples because we are treat it as such, so no drugs, smoking, drinking, tattoos, immodesty or anything harmful to our body should be done to it. If you notice, temples are clean, neat, beautiful. We dress ourselves modestly so we aren't allowing sin to be present when on a date, and everything inside the temple is sacred, that's why it's not revealed how things are done in the temple. Only people who are worthy and pure can enter into the temple. If we allow drugs or drinkign to enter our body then we are damaging our body and not allowing ourselves to be clean and oure like the temple. Just liek every temple is different, so is every child of God. Every feature is different, but one thing is the same, we are all here for a purpose to help one another and ourselves return to Heavenly Father, the Temples help us do that. Show more Show less