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Hi I'm Cortnie Fairbanks

I served a mission in Scotland & Ireland! I love skydiving, scuba diving, & anything fun! I adore being an aunt, & i'm a Mormon!!

About Me

I am the youngest in a family of four girls, you could say I have some pretty great role models in my life! I served a mission in the Scotland and Ireland mission. The time I was able to spend out has made me who I am today and so grateful for the gospel! I absolutely love being outside and especially around water, boating and the beach are my favorites! I can never get enough! I am always up for anything and everything. Skydiving, scuba diving, skiing, wakeboarding, I love it all! I spend all of my free time with my adorable nieces and nephew, i'm the luckiest!

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I choose to be, every single day. Through the challenges and trials of life I have been able to personally grow and get to know my Father in Heaven. He has a plan for every one of us and wants us to be the happiest. I can't imagine trying to get on through the day without this gospel in my life. Even in the times I have felt most alone, I knew that God is was with me every step of the way. Heavenly Father gives us trials so we can grow, learn, and become even more perfected so we will one day be able to return and live with him again. He would never ever expect us to do it alone. That is why he sent his perfect son to atone for our sins so that we can repent and turn ourselves back to him. I grew up with this gospel in my life but never truly gained a testimony for myself until I was much older. Since the day I knew this church was true, I also knew that there is nothing in this life that will give us more peace and joy then living righteously. I am a Mormon because I know that Joseph Smith was a prophet called of God. I know that he saw God the Father and Jesus Christ. He restored The Book of Mormon. I know that if we read and pray to know if this book is true, God will testify of its truthfulness to each of us. I have done this for myself and received a powerful confirmation through the Spirit. Don't believe me? I dare you to try it! I am Mormon because this Gospel makes me happy. When I am living how I should be I see life in such a different way, a wonderful way. I am grateful to have this experience on Earth to learn and grow. The best choice I can make in life is choosing to be a Mormon and live righteously each and every day. Nothing will bring more happiness, and life is meant to be happy!!!

How I live my faith

My mission is what got me truly living my faith. I have a strong testimony of the amazing gospel of Jesus Christ. It is my desire and promise to continue to share my faith with everyone I meet. I have seen many blessings and miracles from living righteously in this life. We would all be silly not to share something so wonderful with all of God's children we come in contact with. I live my faith by being an example wherever I am and no matter when the time. I am always striving to live worthy of the Spirit so I am able to share it with those who need it.