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Hi I'm Lise-Lotte

I was born in Alberta Canada, of Danish Heritage, married and a proud mom of 6 children. I am a Mormon.

About Me

I am married and a mom of 6. My four oldest are adults and are on their own now. I have a son serving a mission for the church in the United States. My other children too, are amazing blessings in my life. I have lived mostly in the western part of the United States and now reside in the south. I was born and raised LDS and consider this to be the greatest blessing in my life. Both my parents are from Denmark and my mother joined the church before she came to Canada. My sisters and I grew up with music in our home, thanks to our mom, who is a wonderful musician, and we sang together as a family which brought us very close together. After graduating from school in Alberta, Canada, I attended BYU, got married and moved to various states. After living in Las Vegas for 19 years we have now relocated to the South and love it here. I have had a number of jobs throughout my life, starting with secretarial, administrative type work, then went into sales, and the past four years, I substitute taught k-5, including all the specials, except for Physical Education. I am now the proud owner of my own business, which my husband has helped me create and build. Like all members of the church, I have had the opportunity of having many callings in the church. I will have to say that my favorite is being in the primary, listening to and singing with the primary children. They have such an amazing spirit about them.

Why I am a Mormon

I believe in Jesus Christ, that He is the only Begotten Son of the Father. He was the very creator of the earth and was born in a lowly stable in Bethlehem. He lived a perfect life, learning line up line, precept upon precept and taught through example how we should live. He was baptized, even though He had no sin, showing us that we also need to be baptized. After baptism, comes the baptism of fire, which is the gift of the Holy Ghost, the 3rd member of the Godhead. We are promised that we can have the guidance of the Holy Ghost always as we obey the commandments. Christ atoned for all sins of every human being that ever lived and will live, because He loved us. He bled in the Garden of Gethsemane and took upon Himself all of our sorrows, griefs, trials and sins that we would experience in this life. He then, KNOWS how to succor each one of us in our trials, because He experienced it. I am grateful to know that we have a living prophet today and that the Lord continues to talk to his children, guiding and directing us back to Him. We can not say, "I have heard enough, and I have enough." I will always seek for more. I want my testimony to grow stronger. I want to be a better Christian in every way. I want to serve Him, my master and Savior. And, I would like to share this with the world.

How I live my faith

I am so far from perfect and I have met so many amazing people in my life who have been incredible examples to me, inside the church and outside the church. I am grateful for the opportunities I have had serving in the church over all my years being raised LDS. Believing and doing go hand in hand, and it is only when I have been strong and have diligently tried to keep the commandments that I can say that I am being Christian. I am grateful for the very Son of God, who atoned for my sins and died for me, that if I repent, I can live with Jesus Christ and God again.

What are Mormon church services like? Are visitors allowed at church meetings? Can I attend church?

Lise-Lotte
Attending an LDS Service may have similarities to your church and there may be some differences. We meet for 3 hours. The first hour is our most important meeting and it is called, "Sacrament Meeting." Every Sunday, we all can partake of the sacrament which is broken bread and water that is blessed with the same blessing used every week. We are encouraged to be reverent, as we are there to worship our Heavenly Father. Women wear dresses and men are in suit pants (pressed pants), a shirt and tie. We believe that we should wear our Sunday best for the Lord to show respect and honor for Him. Our dress also helps us be reverent. In Sacrament Meeting, we sing hymns and members of the congregation give short talks that they have had time to prepare. The 2nd hour, we all split up - the little ones go to Primary (and are there until the end of the church block) and the youth ages 12 and up go to Sunday School Classes. During the 3rd hour, the young men and adult men attend Priesthood meetings according to their age group, and young women, ages 12-17 attend Young Women's which is divided into three different age groups The adult women attend Relief Society, which is the oldest and largest women's organization in the world. We love to have visitors come to church. We want you to feel welcome,and to feel the spirit of the Holy Ghost. We would like you to come and share with us what you have, and we will share with you what we have, so we both can rejoice in the Lord. Show more Show less