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Hi I'm Phyllis

I'm a wife and mother of 5.

About Me

I was raised in a small 'Mormon' town with a lot of family close by. I attended Ricks College in Idaho for two years and returned to my roots where I connected with a handsome cowboy who had also returned home after graduating from BYU. We have five amazing kids who bring us immeasurable joy. I work as a special education paraprofessional in the local schools and love having a schedule equal to my family so I can follow them in all of their activities. I recently accepted the opportunity to serve as the president of the young women (ages 12-18) organization at church. I love this organization and I love the girls I serve and work with. I also have an interest in family history and coming to know those who have left us a legacy. The stories of my ancestors have helped me appreciate faith and sacrifice and have given me strength.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born and raised in the church. I have a strong pioneer heritage of ancestors who were taught the gospel and made many sacrifices, including being disowned by their families, because they accepted the gospel and joined the church. My parents were/are great examples of faith and sacrifice. I love my family! The knowledge that we can be together forever as families is a great comfort and blessing to me. I can't imagine not being with those that I love so dearly for forever. I have seen and felt the Lord's hand in my life and in the lives of those around me. I have studied and put into practice those things that have been taught and I know that we have a Heavenly Father who knows us and loves us. The Gospel of Jesus Christ brings peace and happiness. I am thankful to have a prophet and apostles on the earth today just as Christ did.. And I love knowing that I am a Daughter of God, that he knows me personally and loves me, even though I am not perfect.

How I live my faith

I try each day to be an example of good. As parents we work together to teach our children the teachings of our Savior,that He loves us all and that we should treat others with kindness. We try to instill in them the practice of prayer and scripture study. I serve in the church by providing music in worship service and by teaching and serving the young women. I am striving to be a little bit better each day. I may fall short sometimes, but I know my Heavenly Father loves me and is helping me in everything I do.