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Hi I'm Heather Proudfit

I'm a die-hard Texan, now an Arizonan, a wife, a mother of four kids (one with special needs), and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I was born in Utah, raised in Texas, and now live in Arizona. I obtained my Bachelors Degree in Business Finance, but have chosen to be a stay at home mom. I have been married for 15 years. I have 3 daughters and one son. My youngest daughter has a rare chromosomal disorder. I love playing the piano, reading, exercising and spending time with my family.

Why I am a Mormon

I have been a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints all my life. There was a time when I was young when I needed to find out for myself if this was the true church. With so many different churches in the world, I needed to know which one was Christ's true church. I remember studying the scriptures (Bible and Book of Mormon) and praying earnestly to know if this was the true church. I have received numerous witnesses from the Spirit of the Lord that this is the true church. The feeling of peace, comfort and love that I felt when I prayed, and continue to feel is unmistakable. I know this is the only true church of Jesus Christ on this earth. I firmly believe that Joseph Smith was a true prophet of God who restored Christs' church back on the earth. I know that God is the same yesterday, today and forever, and is unchangeable. This is why we have prophets today, as in days of old. We have a prophet to lead and guide us, so we know what our Father in Heaven would have us do. I know the Book of Mormon is the word of God, and stands as a second witness, along with the Bible, of Jesus Christ. The Book of Mormon does not take away from, but only adds to the truth found in the Bible. I know that God the Father, his son Jesus Christ, and the Holy Ghost are three separate and distinct beings, and I know they live. I know that I am a child of God and that he loves me.

How I live my faith

I attend church meetings every Sunday and serve in my church every week. I work with the youth, teaching the 12 and 13 year old young women on Sunday, as well as participate in weekly youth activities. I also share my talent of playing the piano at church regularly. Once a month I visit several other women in the church to make sure they are doing OK, to share a spiritual message with them, and to foster our friendships and to serve them.