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Hi I'm Megan Schmutz

I live in Utah right by Salt Lake City. I'm a senior in high school. I love Christ, my Father in Heaven, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I'm a senior in high school. I have played lacrosse both years so far. I was in the high school musical this past year. I have four sisters who are my best friends forever! They are all married with kids but we still get together and have "girls" nights. I love to exercise and push myself that extra mile, I also LOVE to eat :). I hope someday to either be a personal trainer for moms expecting or after they have just had a child, or a physical therapist assistant. I'd also like to have my own show called "That's what makes you beautiful." A show about how to be healthy and which up-lifts women. I love uplifting music, I love the way it makes you feel and how easily it can bring in the spirit. I love my friends, my Savior, my Father in Heaven and the knowledge I have that they will never leave me alone.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born and raised a Mormon, and for that I am grateful. I don't know where I would be without it! I have my own burning testimony of Jesus Christ, and I know He is still living. I gained my testimony through living the teachings of this church. Through the difficult years of junior high and high school I have turned to the Lord through prayer, scripture study or father's blessings. I have had personal revelation of God's love for all his children individually, no matter what you have done. I am a Mormon because I know that His plan of happiness is for me, and for everyone. I am a Mormon because through this gospel I can be with my family forever, I am always progressing - which is what brings true joy. I know I'm never alone, I have a constant companionship of the Holy Ghost who helps guide me each day. I am a Mormon because I have read the Book of Mormon and prayed about it, and received an answer that it is true. I know Joseph Smith was a true prophet. I have studied the bible and have been comforted by the verses and it's teachings. I go to church each week, and I will be honest, I have a hard time sitting for three hours, but I would sit for five hours if I felt the peace I feel when I go there. I am a Mormon because I can find peace and joy in this sometimes depressing world. I am a Mormon because I love my God and Savior and want to serve Him forever.

How I live my faith

I try to stick up for my standards each day. I try not to participate in conversations that are crude, or gossiping. I am not perfect but each day I try a littler harder to be a little better. I try to do service like writing people notes, making treats for others, and collecting clothes for the poor. I read my scriptures each night and gives thanks to my Heavenly Father through prayer. I go to him for direction and try to listen for his answers by always being in places that will allow the Holy Ghost to be with me. I listen to uplifting music and try to stay away from music that talks about sex, or anything demeaning to the body or my spirit. I set goals to try to become closer to Christ and be more like him. I am a class president for the girls my age and try to pray for and uplift them. I try my best to go to my church classes and be able to receive the spirit.