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Hi I'm Clarice Patino

I grew up in a small town in Arizona. My husband and I are getting ready to welcome our first child. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I'm the wife of Spencer. We will soon be parents for the first time to a baby girl and can't wait. I love to spend time with my husband, bake, run, play tennis, shop, travel, laugh, hang out with family and friends, and play with my nieces and nephews. I enjoy working with kids which is why I'm got my degree in child development. I feel like I have been blessed with many challenges and opportunities throughout my life that have made me who I am today. I know that we all experience hard times but they only make us stronger. Someone once said, "Life is to be enjoyed, not just endured." I think those are words we should all live by. Life is too short not to be enjoyed.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because it makes me happy. Being a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints gives me direction and purpose in this life. I have come to know of the love our Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ have for us and the reality of their existence. Our Savior Jesus Christ performed the atonement in all our behalf so that we can be forgiven of our wrong doings and be made clean. I know that Heavenly Father has a plan for us and that there is life after death. A living prophet and apostles lead and direct Christ's church on the earth today. Being a Mormon means everything to me and brings so much joy to my life.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by trying my best to follow the teachings of our Savior Jesus Christ. I also live it by attending my church meetings and being involved in my ward. We have an organization in our church for women who are eighteen and older. It's called Relief Society. Currently, I spend a lot of time serving in that organization in my single's ward. I love being involved in the church and my ward and know that it brings blessings into my life.

Are Mormons Christians?

Clarice Patino
We are! The full name of our church is "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints." We believe in Jesus Christ and in His role as our Savior and Redeemer. Show more Show less