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Hi I'm Rachal Edstrom

I am a missionary and serving my mission in Minneapolis Minnesota. I am a Mormon.

About Me

I really enjoy playing sports! My favorite sport that I love to play is volleyball. I like music and can play the piano a little bit and can play the violin. I also enjoy being outside, spending time with my family and friends, and reading good uplifting books. Right now I am serving my mission. I have been out in the field for one month today :)

Why I am a Mormon

I have grown up in the church ever since I was little, but I have had to gain my own testimony about the gospel as I have grown up. While growing up I had always believed that the church was true, but when I really started to have that firm testimony and really knowing that it was true was probably when I gratuated high school and started to attend my singles ward, which is for young singles adults to attend when they are not married and still The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. After high school was a time I really had to find myself and who I was. When I started to attend the singles ward and being with young adults my age, I really started to understand who I was more and more about the gospel. I have learned so much and have gained a firm testimony of my Savior, Jesus Christ. I'm so blessed to have the gospel in my life because it has given me purpose and understanding of my Heavenly Father's plan for me. I have come to understand how much my Healvely Father loves me as I have come to study the Book of Mormon, praying everyday, listening to the Spirit guide me, attending the temple, going to church, fasting, and coming to know who my Savior is and the Atonement that our Savior, Jesus Christ performed so that we can return to live with our Father in heaven again. The gospel has helped me so much in my everyday life, and I am so grateful that I have it to get me through life and to keep enduring well so that I can return to live with my Heavenly Father. I know this life is not easy and times of testing comes our way everyday to see how we will use our agency and if we will follow the Lord's will and choose to live righteously. I love this gospel, and I am so glad to be a part of it. This is why I am still a Mormon.

How I live my faith

I am currently serving my mission in Minneapolis Minnesota. I love being able to serve and being able to share the gospel.