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Hi I'm Cara Ann

I am adopted. I love canyoneering, hiking, and snorkeling. I am a history major at BYU Hawaii and I am a Mormon.

About Me

I grew up in a small town in Northern California. I am the middle child of 5. I am adopted. I was sealed to my parents in the Portland, Oregon temple in 1992 for time and all eternity. I have always loved the outdoors and anything to do with being outside. I love to go hiking, surfing, snow-shoeing, camping--you name it, I love it! I also have a love of food and trying new things. I spent 7 months in mainland China teaching English to kindergarten aged children this past year. Here, I found my interest in languages. My goal is to be fluent in ASL and Mandarin one day. I have always had a passion for history and I am currently a history major. I enjoy watching comedy TV shows such as New Girl and Parks and Recreation. I love my simple life.

Why I am a Mormon

Why am I Mormon? I am Mormon because through my own personal study, pondering and asking, I have received a personal testimony of this wonderful gospel. I have felt the Lord's hand in my life and I know without a doubt in my mind that He loves me.

How I live my faith

Seeing that I grew up in the LDS Church, I have always been involved with my faith. I enjoyed my time in primary and young women's. I have such wonderful memories from those years. As I graduated high school and moved out on my own, I served in the Relief Society Presidency and on Family Home Evening Committees. I have always been an active visiting teacher. I believe visiting teaching and home teaching to be the two most important callings. I live my faith be serving and helping others. I believe this to be the best way for me to live my faith--through the pure love of Christ.

What do Mormons believe about family?

Cara Ann
I am so grateful for this wonderful revelation about families. I was adopted when I was only a few weeks old. My mother and father are the two wonderful people that raised me. Happiness to me is my family. It is a blessing to know that through the sacred ordinances performed in God's Holy temple, I will be able to be with them forever. Someday I will be married in this same temple. I can not imagine anything more wonderful than true, everlasting love, forever. Show more Show less