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Hi I'm Kelsy Alsup

I grew up in San Diego. I love eating good food, laughing and playing sports outside. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am a happy person who loves where I grew up. I love the beach and the sun and being around fun active people! I studied for many years at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah where I finished a degree in Landscape Management and also Public Administration. I love learning but I also love getting to know people. I often get the travel bug. I've been to a few countries and can't wait to see even more of this beautiful world and get to know more people and cultures. I am currently serving a full-time mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in the Texas Houston South Mission. By the pure mercy of the Lord I am able to speak Spanish to share my testimony with even more people. I have found so much joy in sharing what I know is true and what has been a blessing to me my whole life. I love being in the garden. I love to bake! My sisters and my mom are my best friends. We are fasinated with new recipies and ways to eat healthy but delicious. Family means everything to me. Yo soy una persona muy contenta y activa. Creci en San Diego, California con mis 3 heramanas. Yo estudie en Provo, Utah en la Universidad de Brigham Young University. Me encanta estar afuera y el sol y trabajar en el jardin. Amo visitar muchas culturas. Soy misionera por tiempo completo de La Iglesia de JesuCristo de Los Santos de Los Ultimos Dias en la mision de Tejas Houston Sur. He encontrado mucho gozo en la verdad del evangelio de Jesucristo. La familia es lo mas importante para mi.

Why I am a Mormon

Duh! Because it's where I've found joy and understanding of who I really am. Being a Mormon is security. I know that I am making good choices and I know that Heavenly Father is proud of me. I love being Mormon. It is something that makes me work harder to be a better person each day. Soy Mormona porque se que es la manera vivir una vida con lo mas conocimento y confinaza. Yo se que entre la iglesia tenemos que escoger el bien. Amo ser una mormona. Quiero ser mejor cada dia porque soy mormona.

How I live my faith

Currently, it's super easy to live my faith because I'm a full-time missionary! I get to wake up at 6:30am daily to prepare myself to proclaim the gospel to those living in the greater parts of Houston, Texas. I love walking the streets, riding my bike (in my skirts!!!) and knocking doors to find those who are wanting to know more about Jesus Christ. There is no greater joy! Por ahorita, es tan facil vivir quien soy porque soy misionera por tiempo completo. Me desperte a las 6:30 de la manana diario para poder prepararme proclamar el evengelio a los demas aqui en Houston. Amo caminando en las calles, andando en mi bici (aun que tengo que vestirme en una falda) y tocando las puertas al encontrar los quien estan listos eschuchar mas de Jesucristo. No hay mas gozo.

Why do Mormon missionaries proselyte?

Kelsy Alsup
Because there is no greater work to do. I know that this was the last commandment Christ gave to his disciples. If there were no missionaries, and we didn't strive to talk to everyone then there would be people who would continue to walk in darkness because they don't know where to find the light. I know that it is through proselyting that many are able to hear about Jesus Christ and accept Him as their Savior. Show more Show less

What is the Book of Mormon?

Kelsy Alsup
The Book of Mormon is proof that Heavenly Father still speaks to His children. It is a record of the people living here in the Americas and their preparation to see Christ and their experiences when He walked here on this continent. I love the Book of Mormon because it is something any person can read in their own language and feel the spirit testify that it is something of God. Show more Show less