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Hi I'm Rachel

I'm a missionary, daughter, sister, aunt and friend. I love making people happy and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I love life! I love to cook, read, play music and just be goofy. People are a huge part of my life and I would not be who I am without them. My family and friends are everything to me. I am currently serving my Heavenly Father and his children in the West Virginia Charleston Mission. It's an amazing opportunity to meet more wonderful people and to share my love of this gospel and everything that it has done for me. My Heavenly Father has blessed me with so much and I know all I do is never enough to pay him back, but I can sure try my hardest.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon for one simple reason-I would be nowhere without it. Having grown up in the church, I have always had the gospel. But I have watched others, specifically aunts and uncles, that don't have it in their lives. I watch the confusion and the hardships they encounter because of the choices they make and the way it affects the ones that love them, and I decided at a very young age that I didn't want to live my life that way. It was a simple decision, but one that has kept me away from a lot of things that have damaged others. I know this church is the place that I need to be. Life is still hard, but I know I am never ever alone. My Heavenly Father is always there, waiting for me to reach out my hand to catch his, which is and always has been outstretched. I have chosen to be a member of this church because nothing else makes sense to me. In this confusing world, nothing else works. At a time of confusion, nothing helps better than turning to my Heavenly Father in prayer or reading his scriptures or listening to the voices of his prophets. Because of this gospel, I know that I can be with my family forever. I know without a doubt in my mind that this church is the church of God. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints is the only true church upon this earth. It's true! I know it! And I'm not afraid to share it! Because it's blessed my life and I know it will bless yours.

How I live my faith

The way that I choose to live my faith is to do whatever I am asked to do. I share my talents and simply smile. Serving my Heavenly Father's children is one of the best things in the world, because I know that's what he would want me to do. I also am a missionary. I am currently out sharing the gospel and my love for it. I can't think of anything else I would rather be doing with my life at this time. Learning and growing and becoming the person my Heavenly Father wants me to be is why I do everything I do.