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Hi I'm Rachel Baird

I grew up in California. I am an actress. I am a Mormon.

About Me

I have always felt like I have a lot of passion. I began channeling that into art when I was 12 and was accepted into a performing arts school for acting. I attended the Orange County High School of the Arts for 6 years and then went on to receive a BFA in Acting from BYU. After I graduated I moved to Geneva Switzerland for a year where I studied French, Nannied and did theater in English in Geneva. I currently live in California and will soon be leaving to serve a mission in Spain.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I have tested and searched the teachings of this church and found them to be of great value. I have found that living the commandments has brought me closer to God. I am kinder, more sensitive, wiser and more loving because of the faith I have developed through following the teaching of Jesus Christ.

How I live my faith

The teachings of Jesus Christ indicate that the first commandment is to love the Lord with all our hearts. I seek to develop this love through speaking to my heavenly father in daily sincere prayer and by making time to study his words. The second way I try to develop my capacity to love God is linked to th second great commandment which is to love our neighbors as ourselves. This is the most visible way I live my religion or at least I hope it is. I hope people know I am a Mormon and a follower of Jesus Christ because of the way I treat my fellow men.