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Hi I'm Jimicina Hopoate

I'm 21, I live in Sydney. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

Im 21, living in Sydney. Returned home from serving a full-time mission in Adelaide last year August. Recently got married to my best friend Will who also served a Mission in Brisbane. We are now living together here in Parramatta, Sydney. Post mission i worked with a college as an enrolment officer/ academic advisor...fancy name for person who signs people up to study. :) I loved my job, working around great people, and talking and connecting with new people, helping them to reach their goals through connecting them onto the right study path. I now study full-time, completing my Diploma in Business Management- which i love! In an effort to build our own business in the future.

Why I am a Mormon

I've been a member all my life. There came a time in my life, although i love my parents and trust their judgement, that i had to find out for myself whether or not The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints is true. I had the DESIRE to know, so i ACTED upon my feelings, through STUDY and PRAYER, I did gain my own personal testimony. I strengthen my testimony every time i continue to study the scriptures and pray. I'm a Mormon because I have a testimony of Jesus Christ, our Savior and Redeemer. I have a testimony that He Lives, He died for us, and that through faith in Him, and obedience to the laws of His Gospel I can be with my family forever.. Thats something special. Life can get reaaalll rough! For all of us.. As members, we are not bulletproof from the trials and hardships in life, though i know from experience that having the knowledge of Jesus Christ, and His Gospel I am able to overcome my trials, and headaches i face, because i know He is by my side. Being 19, and having never stepped foot into a nightclub may seem like Suiside to some..I've been told constantly that I'm missing out on the good life. The message of Jesus Christ brings a kind of happiness that you can't find in the clubs.. This happiness lasts a lifetime and continues into the eternities.. Jesus Christ bring hope to my life, joy to my heart, and a sense of peace like no other. I know families can be together forvever. Just like the Disney movies growing up where the Prince meets the Princess, they marry in an Amazing Castle and they live happily ever after.. Well call me a dreamer but Happily ever afters are REAL!! Only the castle in real life is the Temple- The House of God. Where husband and wife can be sealed together for eternity with their Families. What an amazing blessing.. These are just some of the many reasons why I am a Mormon. Find out for yourself, like i did..and i promise you..you will not regret it. Be the one to start YOUR Happily Ever After..

How I live my faith

James 2:17 reads: " Even so, faith if it hath not WORKS is dead, being alone. 5 Words that I try to live my life by each day- Don't tell me. Show me. I think for myself, the way in which i try to live my faith and what i know to be true, is to WORK. Not to tell God i love him, but to show him i do. Not to tell my friends i know God lives, but to show them I know He Lives. I believe it is in the ACTION of our faith wherein lie the blessings of Heaven. I live my faith by striving to Attend Church each Sunday, prepared to learn. I live my faith by striving to Fulfill my Callings as 2nd Councillor in Relief Society, and Stake Mission Prep Coordinator.. I live my faith by teaching my friends about Jesus Christ and His Gospel. I live my faith by standing up for what i beleive in, by keeping my standards and promises with God. I live my faith by striving each day to better my actions, striving to develop Christ-Like attributes. I live my faith by striving to be a better wife and serving my friends and family.