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Hi I'm Sarah Thackeray

I try to live a righteous life but make mistakes daily. I'm a mormon!

About Me

Hi! My name is Sarah, I am going to college in January of 2016. I'm so excited. I love choir and have been in a choir my last few years of High School. I also spend a lot of my time in theater. I am both an actor and a technician. I love both plays and musicals. That takes up a lot of time but if i have any extra i spend it reading. I am an avid reader that can get lost in books very easily. I enjoy fantasy, sci-fi and most fiction novels. I am actually writing a novel for one of my classes this year in school. I have moved a lot in my life. NINE times. I'm only 17 and I've moved nine times. I have lived all over the United States. It has always been hard on me but it has taught m great life experiences.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born in the church and all of my family is a member, but i still had a choice. When i was 14 i felt the spirit so strong i can't deny it. I know the church is true, i feel the Holy spirit testify it to me. Even though i spend 10 hours a week at my church and not all of it is voluntary i rarely regret it. It has taken a long time to solidify my testimony but i believe high school has helped me with that. Everyday i enter that building and look around my and i see where i would be with out the lord in my life. I am happier, nicer, more ready to help others and it is because i have Jesus Christ in my life. I'll tell the truth i'm not always the best Mormon. I forget to say my prayers so time and whenever i do i can tell my days is worst. I love the gospel and live it because i want. Not because my mother has to bribe me to go some Sundays. *sarcasm*

How I live my faith

In the church the young women 12-18 are organized in a specific way. The 16-18 year old girls are called Laurels. I am the leader of the Laurels. I'm called the laurels president. I have eight girls under me that i talk with and mentor. It is a great experience but comes with a lot of responsibilities. I have to lead some church meetings and go to a lot of meetings about my girls and the other youth in our church. I love taking care of my girls though. They are so fun and even though there is a lot of drama in teenage girls in is amazing to be in charge of them.