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Hi I'm Ali Schmidt

I was born and raised in Utah by amazing parents. I'm the second oldest of 4 kids. I love taking pictures. I'm a Mormon!

About Me

Hello! I'm Ali. Basically, I love to have fun.I have an incredible family. I love to take pictures and there is hardly ever a time when I don't have my camera with me. I absolutely love to travel and have had the incredible opportunity of traveling to multiple states within the US as well as to England, Bahamas, Mexico, and Peru. I love to serve others and that is what lead me to Peru. A couple summers ago I volunteered to go to Peru to go work with children in an Orphanage. This experience CHANGED my life and has been the building block to many different experiences in my life! Through this experience, I now know that it is my mission in life to dedicate myself to serving others. I just finished my first year of college doing general studies. I have been called to be a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and to serve in the Chile Concepcion mission. I can't wait to serve my Heavenly Father as I serve the people of Chile.

Why I am a Mormon

I could go in to a big long detailed story of why I'm a Mormon, but I'll just share the simple reason to why I am a Mormon. I'm a Mormon because I love my Savior. I know that He lives and that He loves me. He knows me personally. I love that I can speak with Him at any time and that He is always going to be there to listen and to guide my life. I know that God has provided us with a Latter Day Prophet who receives revelation for us, here in the Latter days. I know President Thomas S. Monson was called by God. I know that the Book of Mormon was written for us, and I know that if we read it- we will each know what God is trying to tell or trying to teach us personally. I know that the Book of Mormon is the word of God, it IS another Testament of Jesus Christ. I know that we can come closer to Christ through reading it. I know that it can give us comfort and can also guide our lives to know what God's plan is for us. I have prayed for myself to know if The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is true, and I got my answer. It is! It is TRUE! I love the Gospel with all my heart! I love my Savior. I love the Book of Mormon. I love my family and I know that if I live worthily, I can live with them forever! God loves us, and that is why He has provided us with all of these things (a living prophet, the Book of Mormon, families) and I know that He will continue to bless us because He will always love us.

How I live my faith

I'm a Mormon. I know it. I live it. I love it. I try to live my faith EVERYDAY by being an example to others. I love to help others out any way that I can, and am trying to become more Christlike in my everyday actions by looking for ways to be a support to others. In my student ward at college, I was the photo specialist. I took pictures of all the activities and posted them for the rest of the ward to see. Right now, I am preparing to leave for a mission to Chile and am SO excited!