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Hi I'm Erin

I can be an angel or super sassy and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I'm 25 years old and single. I'm also a redhead from Texas, USA living in New Zealand. I love to read, paint, sew, swing on a swing set, eat ice cream and wouldn't mind spending a day or two watching a LOTR marathon. I have completed my Bachelors Degree, and planning to go on to be a speech language pathologist or audiologist. I Love the Lord, and all the blessings I can see everyday when I look for them.

Why I am a Mormon

I was raised as a Mormon. But have chosen to continue in this faith because when I was about 15 years old I read the Book of Mormon on my own. I loved the stories and wanted to know if they were true. I had been raised knowing God is real and would hear me if I talked to Him. So I prayed at my bedside. Joy came to my insides and a chill ran down my spine. I had the thought, "this book has to be true." I know the teachings in the Book of Mormon are true. It took me a lot longer to recognize Joseph Smith as a prophet of God. I could logically figure out that if the Book of Mormon was true then the translator, Joseph Smith must have worked with God to bring it to all of us. But the logical reasoning wasn't enough. I still had doubts. After many many prayers, and many many months trying to figure out the truth. I still felt like the powerful feeling I had had when praying about the Book of Mormon was the only thing I had, I had no idea about Joseph Smith. I didn't give up though. I kept reading the Book of Mormon, I kept going to church, I did what I had been taught to be true, I kept praying to know if Joseph Smith was a Prophet. My answer came over 6 years later. I have never felt more peace in my entire life, than the moment I was answered by God that Joseph Smith was indeed called to be a prophet. The Priesthood or Power of God has been restored through him. All of Jesus Christ's original teachings have been restored. The Gospel is on the Earth in it's fullest. If you have any doubts, take them to God in prayer. He is the only one that can answer and give you the truth you are seeking. He answered me in a way that I can not and will not doubt. He will do the same for you.

How I live my faith

Praying is one of my most favorite things to do. I mean really, I can have a conversation with God, my Heavenly Father, ANY time I want! That's HUGE! We talk when I wake up, when I'm driving around, doing laundry and cooking, etc. I also study from the Book of Mormon and other scriptures before I go to bed. It definitely helps me relax and feel peaceful before bed. I feel God's gentle guidance as I read scriptures.