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Hi I'm Chantelle LaNae

I was born and raised in Utah. I'm going to school to be a teacher. I love camping and being outdoors. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am a huge camper. I love being outside and in nature it makes me feel closer to God. I enjoy singing, dancing and sewing, but not all at the same time. I also enjoy quilting. I go to college and am studying to be a Kindergarten teacher. I love kids and want to help them to be the best they can be. I work at a Girl Scout camp and I someday want to have a bigger part in that organization.

Why I am a Mormon

The first reason I am a Mormon was because my parents are. I am one of those lucky people who didn't have to look beyond their home to find it. I was baptized when I was eight and for the rest of my elementary school years I was fine. Once I got into Junior High and High School life wasn't as easy and I needed something to keep me going as I was getting bullied. I got a challenge by church leaders to read the entire Book of Mormon in one summer. I did it and as I finished it I prayed with real intent to know if it was true and I got confirmation that it was. It was then I realized that I had known all along that the Church was true. It was my rock when I had no where else to go. My testimony continues to get stronger every single day and I know that there is no way I will leave. One thing that has kept me going is what my dad always taught me. He would say: "The church is true but the people aren't." It means that we are humans and make mistakes, but the church is focused on God who is perfect. I am Mormon because I love my Heavenly Father and His son Jesus Christ.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by going to church each Sunday and helping out with the kids when I am needed. I am friendly to everyone and I am always looking for ways to do more service. I am soon going to go on a mission for the church for 18 months to teach other people about what we believe. I will be serving in the California Carlsbad Mission. I will not get paid for this. I have to pay to go. I try my best each and every day to do the things that Jesus Christ would want me to be doing.