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Hi I'm Sister Natalie Fronk

I'm a missionary in the Finland Helsinki Mission. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I've lived in Cache Valley, Utah all my life and I love it! I have six sisters and six brothers, and they are my best friends. My Mom and Dad are amazing people and are incredible examples of putting the important things, like family and the gospel, first. I've played the trombone since middle school and I participated in the Utah State University jazz bands before I started serving a mission. I love to sing, and I've been able to sing for concerts, dances and musicals. I love to play basketball and football with my brothers, and to go running and biking. I love learning how the living world works, so I'm majoring in Biology and planning on medical school. What I want most in life is to be a mom and raise a family the way my parents raised us, by founding our home on the gospel of Jesus Christ. I'm currently serving a mission for the church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and will begin serving in Finland in March. I'm a Mormon.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born into a family that has been LDS (a.k.a Mormon) since the pioneers crossed the plains. But I can testify that I'm not a Mormon simply because I was born that way. I've read the Book of Mormon many times. I've prayed to my Heavenly Father in the name of Jesus Christ and have felt His love through the Holy Ghost, confirming that the Book of Mormon is true and is the word of God. Because I've kept the commandments and followed the teachings of the gospel of Jesus Christ, I have come to know God, and Jesus Christ, and I know that I am a daughter of Heavenly Father, who loves me and all His children more than we can possibly comprehend. I know why I am here, and where I am going. I know my family will be united forever. I know there is life after death, that throught the Atonement of Jesus Christ, all people can be saved as they come to Him. I know that Joseph Smith was a prophet of God, that God still speaks to the earth through the prophets. We can pray to our Heavenly Father at any time, anywhere, any language, and He will hear us and answer our prayers if we only ask in faith. Again, I know that these things are true because I searched, and asked in prayer, and I am continually recieving answers.

How I live my faith

Because I know that the gospel of Jesus Christ has blessed and helped my family, I want to share it. In our church women aren't expected to serve full-time missions, but they are welcome to do so. It was a difficult decision to make. Previous to the age change for missionary service announced in October 2012, women needed to wait until they were 21 to serve missions. I wanted to serve a mission, but wasn't sure if it was the best thing for me to do. I prayed about it for years, studied the scriptures, and prepared as if I would go. Finally, in September 2012, I decided to serve a mission. Since then I have never had second thoughts about my decision, and I can't wait to serve in Finland! It's hard to leave my family for 18 months, but I know that what I'm doing is worth it, so other families can experience what I experience with my family. I've been at the MTC (Missionary Training Center) in Provo for almost 7 weeks, learning Finnish and studying the gospel. At the end of 12 weeks, I'll go to Finland and teach there for 15 months. It's scary but I know I'm doing what's right and that I can do what Heavenly Father needs me to do for His children with His help and guidance.

Why are only some Mormons allowed into temples? Is there something secret going on in Mormon Temples? What goes on in Mormon Temples?

Sister Natalie Fronk
I just had the opportunity to go to the temple prior to my mission. Before I went through, I had only a small understanding of what happens in the temple. But there's nothing shocking or secretive about what happens here. Here we make promises to God to do good and we receive promises in return that last eternity. Covenants like that must be done in a sacred place. Just like we don't share every tender or beautiful experience we have with just anyone or just anywhere, we perform sacred ordinances in a safe, spiritual place. Show more Show less