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Hi I'm Leann Schwegler

I'm a complete goodball. I love life and I love to dance through it and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am currently a full time missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and I LOVE IT! Completely obssessed with being a missionary you might say. I am serving in the Carlsbad California Mission, Spanish speaking. I love having the opportunity to have learned another language, and now I am super in love with the hispanic culture and everything about it. However, before my mission I attended college and majored in Art Education. I am obsessed with photography, music and dancing. I really like sports as well. BIG FAN of basketball. I have a grand love for life and everything in and about it.

Why I am a Mormon

Why am I a Mormon? GREAT QUESTION! I am a convert! So that means I have not been a member of the LDS church my whole life. My father was Catholic, though never really practiced the faith much, and my mother was amongst several different religions but we practiced the Christian Baptist religion at the time the missionaries found us. When I was really young, about 9 we had 2 sister missionaries knock on my door. They asked us if we'd like to hear more about the true gospel of Jesus Christ. My dad answered and said no he was not interested but perhaps his wife would but to come back another day. The sisters had to come back 2 other times after that in order to find the time to talk to my mother. My mom knew they had a true message to share right away she said. It was just right. My father took some time...however the sisters eventually invited us as a family to sit down and listen to the lessons. Every time the sisters were over there was a spirit that I had never felt in my house as a child growing up. My family was happier together when the sisters were there. We all went to church together on Sundays, as a family. It used to be just my mother and myself but with the Mormon church my dad would come and bring my little brother too! THIS was joy! In this message the sisters brought I saw an endless happiness as a child that I could have with my family! I wanted that! If they could promise me that I would continually feel this joy and spirit for the rest of my life with this church then yes! I had been to several other churches with my mother. None other had brought such peace to my soul as a child and love into my home. I was baptized at the age of 11. My whole family joined the church. We are now sealed for time and all eternity! I am now 22 and Heavenly Father has kept his promise. To this day I still feel that joy and spirit every day. I have the truth and light in my life. :)

How I live my faith

I live my faith by currently serving a full time mission for my church. I have been blessed with so much in life, the least I can do is give back to my Father in Heaven by serving a mission for him and using the faith that he has given me to help bring others unto the Gospel of his son and our Savior, Jesus Christ. I DAILY strive to strengthen my faith by sharing the beautiful blessings that come into life with all others I meet! Knocking doors, talking to people on the streets, believing and knowing that every person I talk to is my brother or sister that needs to know there is a loving Father in Heaven who knows them by name.