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Hi I'm Ashleigh Garcia

I'm just your average college student. I love to read and sing and play. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I'm currently a student at Utah State University and I absolutely LOVE it! I'm studying elementary education/deaf education and I honestly could not have found a more perfect major! I love anything to do with music, I played the oboe and the flute in high school and I love being in musicals and I am constantly singing. I also absolutely love to read, if I could read everyday, all day...I would!

Why I am a Mormon

I have been a member of the Church my whole life. And I can honestly say that I have always, always loved this Gospel with all my heart and have always loved my Savior, Jesus Christ. I have repeatedly felt the love God has for me, at every time in my life, whether it be a happy or sad time. And as I have been preparing to serve the Lord and the people of the Philippines I have strongly felt the love He has for everyone around me, for every person on this earth. And I know that that love is not coming from me, because I have felt it for people I have never even met before. That is why I continue to follow His gospel, that is why I know every part of it is true, because when I learn about something or I hear other people talk about it, I feel love. Pure, simple and beautiful love, that I know can only come from God.

How I live my faith

I love being able to be involved in the Church and participate in what's going on. I love that even the youth get to be involved in church callings, because I was president of the girl's youth group all throughout my teenage years, and I loved feeling like I was making a difference and helping the girls I went to church with. Right now I'm preparing to serve a full time mission in the Philippines Manila mission and I couldn't be more excited! I have such a love for people and I'm so excited to be able to share what I love most with the people of the Philippines!!