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Hi I'm Charleen Casadei Bright

I grew up in Greenville, SC where I was taught the gospel of Jesus Christ and was baptized at age eleven, and I am a Mormon.

About Me

I am a daughter, a wife, a mother and a grandmother. I have been a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saint for 53 years. After finishing high school I took a course in cosmetology and became a hair dresser. I have worked with many different peoples. I now own my own business. Through this work I have been able to share my feelings about my Savior and the teachings of the Church with others. I believe that those who know me find that we as a church believe in Jesus Christ and they will come to this understanding because of my willingness to share my beliefs.

Why I am a Mormon

Being a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints has blessed my life with many wonderful things. Being a member has helped me to learn how to study things out in my mind, to study and look for truth in all places. I have learned how to listen to the still small voice that helps me make good choices. I want to be like my Savior and to see others as He sees them. I want to be able to have my family with me forever. The amount of knowledge that I have learned has been such a blessing in my life, it has given my courage to do things I never dreamed of doing. My Heavenly Father and His Son, Jesus Christ mean more to me than anything else. I want to be able to see them again someday.

How I live my faith

I am very active at church, I have been asked to teach the adult Sunday School class called "Gospel Doctrine". In this class we study the Old and New Testament, the Book of Mormon and then Church History which includes the Doctrine and Covenants. We discuss the doctrines of the church and see how we might apply them in our lives. This has helped me to see how the Savior would like me to be. I strive hard to live the teachings of the Savior, to try to treat others as He would. I try hard to stay as far away from temptation as I possibly can. I like to surround myself with good things, good people and to try to find good in all people. I want to be found doing good always and having Charity for this is the pure love of Christ.