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Hi I'm Ally Miyazaki

I'm a learner. I'm an optimistic. I'm a friend. And I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I'm just a kid, majoring in Microbiology at a university in a state totally different from my own. But this kid sure knows how to love life. My favorite thing to do is count my blessings. Any drop of rain can be looked at as a gift from the Heavens! It has taken me a long time to figure this out, and I am grateful for such a perspective. Other activities you can find me doing: taking pictures, trying to inspire others, dancing, teaching, hiking, being barefoot, loving, and learning!

Why I am a Mormon

My parents were members when I was born, so I grew up attending church and other activities, but it was not until my later teen years that I personally developed a knowledge of the truthfulness of the restored gospel implemented in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Around sixteen and seventeen I began to recognize the truthfulness in the Book of Mormon and my testimony of the church grew until I knew that it is Christ's only church upon the Earth. I know Joseph Smith was called of God to bring His true gospel unto us in these last days. I know Heavenly Father cares immensely for me and will help me every step of my life. I know Jesus Christ lived a perfect life and atoned for my sins in his last days upon the Earth. I know Thomas S. Monson is a prophet and he will guide us in the best of ways. This church is my life. Without its teachings and truthfulness, I would be a lost lamb in a dark world. It provides me with light, life, and love. I have seen firsthand the bettering effects of His church in my own life. I look forward to the great miracles the Lord has prepared for my life if I am righteous and obedient unto Him. I know the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints is the only true church, and I will forever be a part of it.

How I live my faith

I try to progress each day! For me, living my faith is trying a little harder to be a little better. There is no end to the amount of progression we can make on this Earth, whether it be avoiding the bad, embracing the good, helping others along their way, or focusing on a particular place where we need some progress. Currently I am trying to focus on seeing and loving every person as God does. This means I have to put a lot of effort into not judging others, seeing them in the best light, and understanding that we all have something good to contribute to this world. More: I am a teacher for about thirty college freshmen in the Relief Society, a group of women dedicated to serving others and helping the poor and needy. Teachers often learn more than students, and I am so blessed to have the opportunity to learn from these young women every day; they are great examples to me. I am also a visiting teacher for two lovely ladies I enjoy wonderfully; this means I visit them a minimum of once a month to serve them, make sure they know they are loved and known, and share uplifting messages with them. In general though, I try to make everyone feel welcome, known, and loved, as Christ would.

Are Mormons Christians?

Ally Miyazaki
I belong to The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. I accept Christ as my Savior and Redeemer. I love Him and give thanks unto Him for the intense adventure He went through to make sure I could be forgiven for my sins. He is the foundation upon which I stand, and upon which the gospel of this church is based. I pray in His name. He is the only perfect person to have walked this Earth and I strive to be more like Christ every day. Mormons are 100% Christians. Show more Show less