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Hi I'm Jamie

I am from Santa Barbara California. I am an Esthetician. I love the outdoors. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I have lived in California for most of my life. I absolutely love the outdoors and observing this beautiful creation God has given us, so living in California is pretty much the mecca of enjoying the outdoors. I love riding my beach cruiser, kayaking and hiking. I am a licensed Esthetician, which for most people that don't know what that is, I do make up, skin care and waxing. It is such a fun profession, to get to have a pretty party with my clients and have them leave feeling better about themselves!

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because it gives me direction and purpose in my life. It gives me a reason for everything I do every day of my life. I honestly don't know where I would be without it. I love the gospel of Jesus Christ because it just makes sense. It answers those questions of the soul that give meaning to waking up every day! But mostly I am a Mormon because, lets be honest, it just makes me happy. I have experienced parts of my life where I didn't live the gospel as closely as I should and I wasn't happy, and now that I do I can honestly say that there is a distinctive difference. Having that personal relationship with my Heavenly Father makes living in this crazy world tolerable. I can talk to him about anything that I need and I know that he listens to my prayers. He is the literal Father of our spirits and he has given me everything I have. Having that knowledge gives me identity in this life, it makes the trials that come so much easier knowing that through him I can do anything. I know that this gospel is true. He wants us all to return to live with him again and has given us the knowledge of everything we need to do to make our way back! How cool is that! Man I love it.

How I live my faith

At the moment I am living my faith by serving my Heavenly Father full time on a mission in Cleveland, Ohio! Every day I have the opportunity to share this amazing gospel with the people of Ohio to try and spread the happiness I feel every day of my life because of this amazing message. Having the opportunity to spend all day every day serving and teaching people about the gospel of Jesus Christ brings joy quite unlike anything I have ever experienced. Being a missionary, we wear a tag above our hearts with the name of Jesus Christ right below our very own. It gives new perspective on trying to be an example of a believer, people are watching so much more closely and I have the opportunity to be a representative of Christ sharing His gospel. Serving the people and community here, I have felt the love of Christ for every single person where I am serving.