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Hi I'm Molly

I grew up in Ohio. I worked at Walt Disney World. I have been swimming with sharks. I'm a missionary in Zion and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am on a mission. I love it so much because each and every day out here in the service of God is a new surprise. Growing up I loved playing soccer and I just love hanging out with my siblings, especially my younger brother. I attended college before my mission. That was amazing but was glad to be able to leave it behind to go on a mission. I have been out for ten months now. I wouldn't trade being out here for anything.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a member because it is true. As crazy as it may seem every bit of it is true. This religion takes a lot of dedication and sometimes it is not easy. Sometimes I am standing alone in my beliefs, but the greatest thing about the gospel is that it will bring so much joy, more than you have ever or could ever experience without it. I am a member because I want to feel close to Jesus Christ. I know that He is our Savior. I know that we have a loving Heavenly Father that knows us. He knows us in a very real, specific way. He is there with us when we are so happy we could just scream for joy. He is there with us when the world hits us and breaks us down until we feel like we are crumpled shells of humanity. He loves us. He wants us to return to him. I know that through the proper authority families can be together forever, the bond will last well beyond death and we can see our loved ones again. I know that death is not the end, only a transition into a new kind of existence.

How I live my faith

I think that everyday I hear the alarm clock and decide to take my first steps out of bed each morning I am living my faith. Being a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is not just something that is expressed on a Sunday morning. I try to reflect my beliefs in all that happens every day. One of the things that tends to draw people to learn more about this religion is that they are curious as to why we are so happy. I will let you in on the secret, we are so happy because there is a joy to be found when one takes what they believe and applies it to their lifestyle. Recently I had the opportunity to have a role as a teacher for the women of the church. This was something that I was rather worried doing. I hate speaking in front of large groups and find the whole idea of teaching as scary. However, I decided to grow up and leave my fears in the doorway as I entered the classroom. This particular role I have had in the church has also been one of the most rewarding. This role really helped me in learning how to live my faith because in order to teach someone else something you must be living it first. In order for someone to care about what you know, they have to know why you care about it.