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Hi I'm Vickie Smith

I am a medical transcriptionist, a mother of 6 and grandmother of 20 and I am a Mormon.

About Me

I am a mother of 6 children and grandmother of 20. My greatest interest is music and studied music education and voice in college. My newest interest is playing the organ. I am a medical transcriptionist While living in Beijing for 32 months, I taught medical terminology to medical students at a Beijing medical university one semester while my husband taught primary care medicine then we both taught English. After my marriage,I had the priviledge of singing with the Tabernacle Choir for 9 months. Other opportunies to participate musically were with community choirs, an opera theatre, summer musicals and as a costume designer. My hobbies include race walking,jogging, hiking, camping, XC skiing, biking, rowing, cooking and gardening with my husband. I love spending time with my family.

Why I am a Mormon

As a member of the church, I know it's teachings are true because of what I have felt in my heart and soul. I know I am a child of God who loves me and I love Him and His son, Jesus Christ, the Savior of the world. The church teaches that families are the basic unit of the Gospel and are of eternal worth.

How I live my faith

Wherever my husband and I have lived, I have served as a choir director and doing so currently. I am now playing the organ for church meetings. I have taught young children, young women, and adult women. I served on a committee which coordinated church and community activities for 9 years. I served 12 years as scout and medical explorer leader with my husband, 2 sons and 2 daughters.

What do Mormons believe is the purpose of life?

Vickie Smith
The purpose of life is to have receive a physical body, using our agency of choice, have mortal experiences like Jesus Christ did, but with an eternal perspective knowing that we and our families have the potential of becoming eternal. Show more Show less