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Hi I'm Erica

I'm a girly girl! I love my family, college, sewing, and playing the flute. I'm a missionary in Ohio and I'm a Mormon!

About Me

Hi! My name is Erica and right now I am serving as a missionary in Ohio. Ohio is such a beautiful place with such wonderful people. I feel blessed to have the opportunity to share the gospel of Jesus Christ and my testimony of God's love with the people I meet. I have a family of seven and I love them all so much. My family is very active. We love learning especially as we are traveling and visiting historic places. We also enjoy hiking, skiing, playing and attending sporting events of all kinds, and spending time together. Before serving a mission I went to school and studied Family Consumer Sciences Education. With my college studies I am able to do many of the things I love. In my spare time I enjoy scrapbooking, shopping, and hanging out with friends.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a child of God. I was baptized when I turned 8 years old because I grew up with this knowledge and was taught that it is through following Jesus Christ that we can return to live with our Heavenly Father. I am grateful that our Heavenly Father has provided us with the opportunity to live with our families forever. Wow! What a loving plan He has provided us. I could never believe that a loving Heavenly Father would send us to earth to have families and then not allow us to carry these relationships on after this life. Instead, He has given us temples which can bind our families together forever. My family is such a large part of my life and I want an eternal family. This knowledge has also been comforting to me as I have had many loved ones pass away. I am a Mormon because I love to be happy. The gospel brings me so much happiness! I know that it is when we are living the teachings of the gospel that we feel joy. I love Jesus Christ and want to follow Him.

How I live my faith

Because the Holy Ghost has born witness to me that Jesus Christ is our Savior and Redeemer, that Joseph Smith is the prophet of the Restoration, and that the Book of Mormon is the word of God I love sharing my testimony with others. One of the greatest opportunities I've had in my life is the chance to share the gospel as a missionary. I can't even express how happy it makes me to feel to look into people's eyes and share with them what I know to be true. I love this gospel! God has such a perfect plan for us and it is such a privilege to share this with others as I have had the opportunity to serve as a missionary.