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Hi I'm Marissa Martin

I was a member of a hiphop dance team that helps families in need. I went to BYU-Hawaii and am going to serve a mission!

About Me

I love dance and drama. I teach dance to little kids in my neighborhood. I am the oldest of four girls in my family. I was very involved in my high school in academics, clubs, and organizations. I attended a semester of college at Brigham Young University- Hawaii, where I took classes including hula, English 201, Education 212, and Western Culture. I plan to graduate from a university, travel the world, and raise a family of my own.

Why I am a Mormon

I have witnessed the way that being a member of the church gives me the opportunity to follow the plan that my Savior, Jesus Christ, has for me. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints is led by leaders who direct us toward happiness. I have the choice to follow the counsel God reveals to them, but I know it will bless my life by helping me be close to my family, have a healthy body and mind, and give me peace and purpose in my life.

How I live my faith

My parents are amazing examples, as are the fun and friendly neighbors and church leaders I have grown up around. I spend time with my family like the church has encouraged us to because I know that that is one of the most important things I can do and they make me happy. I have led the music as the chorister in church at home and while in college. I have had many great experiences doing service, attending church camps, and being involved in youth church activities. I have helped in planning church activities for young single adults. I choose to attend church meetings, read my scriptures, and pray so that I may grow closer to the Lord. I love getting to know people and have uplifting relationships with friends. I will soon be serving a mission for the Lord in the state of New Jersey and look forward to sharing the truth of the gospel that has blessed my life so much.