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Hi I'm Madeline

I'm a young mother. I try my best everyday. I love the sunshine. I'm a Mormon!

About Me

I'm a young mother to three children under 4! I decided to put college on hold so I could be at home with them and raise them. My husband is a great support and helps me with them on his days off from work. They sure can be a handful sometimes! To help with the bills, I design blogs during nap time. I'm blessed that I can work from home doing my hobby- beautifying blogs! I also am an amateur photographer and this comes in handy! It allows me to capture all the precious simple moments of my kids growing up.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born a Mormon and grew up learning the teachings of Jesus Christ every time I went to church on Sunday. When my parents divorced and stopped making us go to church, I had to decide for myself whether I wanted to keep going. When I got to High School it got even harder. But I decided to keep going to church because I felt happier when I went. I felt such great peace and comfort knowing I could take the Sacrament and renew the covenants that I made to God when I was baptized, feeling clean and pure again. Jesus Christ became my anchor during hard times, and a great friend. By keeping the promises I made to Him at baptism, I feel joy and happiness. I'm now trying to teach my children how to feel that same joy through prayer, learning stories from the scriptures, and singing songs about the Savior and His love for us.

How I live my faith

Right now I'm the secretary for the woman's organization at church. I get the word out to everyone for our church activities and events and I help keep it all organized. I meet monthly with the President of the organization and help her make decisions about the needs of our local women. I'm also a visiting teacher for a few members of my church. That means I go out to visit them in their home during the month to check on them, make sure they are doing okay physically, emotionally, and spiritually. By serving these women, I have learned to love them and many of them are now my good friends! I'm a mother to three young children. I take this responsibility very seriously and know that my influence on my children will have lasting effects. I try my best to kind to them, teach them about Jesus Christ, and show them the path that will make them most happy in life! I'm not perfect at it, but I am trying my best!!

How can faith in Jesus Christ influence us in our marriages and family relationships? in our friendships?

Jesus Christ went about on this Earth serving the people with love and commitment. Our faith in Jesus Christ helps us want to be like Him. Marriages are strengthened when supported with love and commitment. Not just every once in a while, or most of the time, but every day- with unwearied diligence. None of us are perfect, but when we try our best, that's when everyone feels strengthened and uplifted. This is especially true for our relationships with our friends, neighbors, and colleagues. Show more Show less