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Hi I'm Alicia

I like reading and music. I love spending time with my family, traveling, and enjoying nature. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I attended college for a year. One of my favorite classes I have taken is Astronomy. I love traveling. I enjoy learning about different cultures. I find happiness in looking at God's creations and those things that God's children have made and continue to make. I experience great joy when I help others. I went on a humanitarian trip to Belize to build a school cafeteria. While serving I learned the power of prayer and saw and experienced the love that the Lord has for everyone. Some of my dreams are serving the Lord through consistent diligence and serving a mission, marrying a righteous man for time and eternity, being a good mother, continuing to learn, and making a difference. Currently I am serving a mission. I love the Lord so much and want everyone to feel of His love and experience the wonderful changes that following Him brings. I will serve for 18 months in Kobe Japan were my purpose is to help others come unto Christ. This Gospel means everything to me for so many reasons. One of those reasons is because without it I would be nothing worth being.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints because I know that this is the church that has Christ's authority. I know that God continues to ordain prophets. Joseph Smith was a prophet of God and restored Christ's church again on the earth. With the power of God, he brought forth the Book of Mormon another testament of Jesus Christ a companion to the Bible. I know Thomas S. Monson is God's prophet on the earth today. I am a member because I have a personal relationship with God where He answers my prayers and has confirmed the truthfulness of the teachings I have learned. God has witnessed to me that the fullness of the gospel of Jesus Christ is present in this organization and that by following His teachings through proper authority, I can return to live with Him. I am a member because as I live the things I have been taught I find peace and happiness. I am a Mormon because I know that I am a literal daughter of God and that He loves me more than I can comprehend. Because He loves me, he provided a plan for me, answers to life's questions, and hope. God the Father loves us, His Son Jesus Christ is our Savior, and they have given me the companionship of the Holy Ghost to comfort, guide, and protect me. These three divine beings make up the Godhead. Three distinct beings; One in purpose. Their plan of love will be accomplished of which I am eternally grateful. This church teaches these truths I know to be true with authority from God that I have witnessed. Life is meant to be hard but through Christ and His Sacrifice I will find happiness and peace despite and because of my circumstances and experiences.

How I live my faith

Because I am now serving a mission I dedicate 100% of my time to serving the Lord. I try to constantly think of Him and how I can help others accept Him and experience the great joy that it brings. I do all that I can to do to do as the Lord has said because in this there is happiness and peace. By small and simple things are great things brought to pass (Alma 37:6). I live my faith by trying to be better every day. I pray and ask Heavenly Father to help me be able to accomplish the things that He would have me do that day and to help me do the things that I would like to do. I think about Jesus Christ and His example of a perfect life. I try to act in a way that God would like me to act especially in interacting with His children. I attend church regularly and participate in activities with church members. I accept callings to serve in the church. I have conducted the music, taught lessons to children, and been part of a service committee. I have also gone with a sister to visit other women in the ward. This is called visiting teaching. Through visiting teaching we share a spiritual thought, ask them how they are doing, and serve them in any way we can.