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Hi I'm Caleb Ratelle

I am a missionary of the LDS Church. I am now in the Provo MTC, and I'm going to Chile next month!

About Me

Hi everybody! My name's Caleb. I am 18 years old, and I am now serving as a full time missionary in the Chile Antofogasta Mission! I have a family of 12 which includes two nieces and a nephew! I graduated from North Idaho College Fall of 2012. I love all things music, dance and theater. Over the years I have performed in various choirs and theatrical ensembles from high school, community, and local professional theaters. My favorite roles have included Jean Valjean in Coeur d'Alene High School's production of Les Miserables, and Beast in CYT-North Idaho's production of Beauty and the Beast! After I serve in Chile, I'll be attending Brigham Young University as a Music Dance Theater student!

Why I am a Mormon

I love the Gospel because it works. Every teaching is directly connected with laws and physics that I dont quite understand. Whenever I follow the teachings of Jesus Christ, life works. Things are hard, but I constantly find that life is more than do-able. When I read the scriptures, watch a conference talk, or listen to a hymn, I feel happy. Through the teachings of the church I have learned who I am, why I am here, and what I can become someday. The Gospel has taught me so much! Whenever life becomes difficult or hard to understand, I go to the gospel, and I find an answer.

How I live my faith

Between music, dance and theater I perform a lot. Recently it has felt like almost every weekend I have a gig or two. I believe that art is an expression of the soul. More importantly, I believe that through wholesome art I have the incredible opportunity to share my testimony of the Savior Jesus Christ. I feel that My mission is an incredible opportunity to live what I believe. In addition, I will be able to share this wonderful gospel with my Chilean brothers and sisters! I am ecstatic to have this opportunity.

Are Mormons Christians?

Caleb Ratelle
Yes. Mormons believe that Jesus Christ is our Savior and Redeemer. He is the only perfect Man to have walked the earth, and He sacrificed himself for us. Show more Show less