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Hi I'm Lina

I am a Dental Assistant, nanny, grew up in Fiji Islands and I am a Mormon.

About Me

Hi my name is Lina Reymond-Malepeai. I'm a wife working as a nanny and dental assistant. I was raised in a beatiful island in the Pacific and moved to America to chase the American dream, and found myself chasing my eternal dream. I love to serve in the church, spend time with my husband and go shopping :)

Why I am a Mormon

I was born into the Methodist church as my grandfather was a preacher and he taught me about Jesus, Heavenly Father and the bible and it was a beautiful upbringing in the church. When I was 10 my step father adopted me and thus I became Catholic and went to Catholic schools most of my life stil continuing my faith in Jesus and Heavenly Father but also with Mary and other saints. Most of my teenage life I had questions about so many things regarding my faith and it was until I met with the Elders of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints that all my questions were answered. As they shared with me the First Vision story where a young man named Joseph Smith was confused and was searching dilligently for the true church and how he had read in King James that if he wanted to know the truth, he had to pray and ask for it. As he prayedhe saw Jesus Christ and Heavenly Father appear to him and told him that none of the churches were true and that it was through him that they were to restore the fullness of the gospel. The elders than introduced to me that they do read the Bible and also another testament or witness of Jesus Christ and offered me this blue book called the Book of Mormon. At first it was kinda weird because my whole life Ive been taught that nothing shall be added to the bible but as I continued to read the book of mormon and pray to God I knew in my heart that this is a true book of God. Truelly another testamony of Jesus Christ through many prophets who have witnessed and written their testimonies regarding the Savior and Heavenly Father. I know and testify that this church is true and I know and testify that the book of mormon is another testimony of our Savior Jesus christ and I am so greatful to now have the fullness of the gospel and to be married to a wonderful priesthood holder and to continue to live a righteous life so I can be reunited with my family for all time and eternity and with my heavenly father.

How I live my faith

I have had callings in Primary, Young Single Adults and now I am a Counsellor in Young Women. As a young women counsellor I get the opportunity to teach the young women on the different principles and doctrines of the church and to counsel them in the trials and temptations that young teenagers face in this latter days. As a teacher or counsellor my role is to help strengthen their testimonies and to teach them to come closer to Our Savior through reading their scriptures, following the commandments, and praying. etc.