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Hi I'm Olivia Pierce

I'm an aspiring teacher, an avid reader, a lover of life, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am a high school senior in Arizona. I love to spend time with my best friends and my family, read books, and watch movies. I have played the viola since I was 9, and played badminton all four years of high school, making it to state three times. I am an active volunteer, and I love to give my time and effort to help others. After high school, I am planning to go to NAU or ASU to major in high school science education, and to then continue on to medical school for a degree in optometry. I would like to get married, and have a family too. "I like people who smile when it's raining."

Why I am a Mormon

I am a convert. I was introduced to the gospel when I was 7 years old when I met my best friend. As we both grew into the adults we are now, the gospel grew with me. After 10 years of knowing about the gospel I was able to be baptized in July 2012. The gospel has been a part of me for almost as long as I can remember. I know that this gospel is true, and that Christ is our savior, and that Joseph Smith was a true prophet, and that he wrote the Book of Mormon through revelation. I have read the Book of Mormon, and prayed about it, and know that it is true. I love being a part of this gospel because of the love and comfort I feel in it. I have had SO much support from so many people throughout my life, leading up to my baptism and continuing on beyond that. The friends I have made have been such a great help, and everyone really, truly cares. I know that our savior lives, and I know that I am a daughter of God.

How I live my faith

I live my faith in my life everyday. Its by the small and simple actions that great things are brought to pass. Being the only member in my family, things can be different sometimes. However, when I am married and have a family of my own, family home evening, family scripture study, and family prayer will be present. In the current time, I find enjoyment in reading my scriptures, listening to conference talks, and reading from the Ensign. I do not currently have a calling in the church, but I love to participate in my young women's class and Sunday school class. Attending mutual activities are another thing that helps to strengthen my faith, my friendships, and my standards. I am a Mormon. I know it. I live it. I LOVE it. -Ann M. Dibb

Can a husband and wife be together forever? Do Mormons believe that families will live together in heaven?

Olivia Pierce
Yes, families can be together forever. When a couple gets married, they can be sealed in the temple, and those sealings will last for eternity, even after death. Parents can be sealed to their children also. What a comfort this is to all. Show more Show less