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Hi I'm Megan Flinders

I recently returned home from serving in the Canada Vancouver Mission! I am a Mormon.

About Me

I have six wonderful people in my family. I am the second oldest of four girls. I graduated from high school in 2012 and have since completed my freshman year of college. I was very involved in high school. I was sophomore class president, a member of the spirit club, a youth volunteer at the a near by developmental center, HOSA president, and vice president on the seminary council. I also participated in choir, and I played on our school's tennis team. I was an intern for our head athletic trainer my senior year and I had a great time helping all of the sports teams. I have played the piano since I was four and I have a passion for music. I love throwing parties and planning fun activities for me and my friends. I am a country girl at heart. I could spend all day in the sun, and I enjoy going on vacations with my family to California. I have lived in Utah my entire life and I wouldn't want to live anywhere else. (Except Canada for 18 months). I am outgoing, friendly, and I love to meet new people. I absolutely can't wait to be a wife and a mother.

Why I am a Mormon

The gospel is my everything. The overflowing happiness that it brings me can't be described. I don't know what I would do without it. I am lucky that I have had the gospel throughout my entire life. My parents have always made sure that our home as been a place where the spirit of the Lord can be present. Going to church and faithfully keeping the commandments have been our family's top priority and I am so grateful for the example my mom and dad have set for me. When I was a little girl, my younger sister died unexpectedly when she was born. Our family was devastated. However, because we have the gospel in our lives, we knew that through the Atonement of Christ, we will be able to see her again someday. Without that knowledge, I know it would have been so much harder for our family to continue forward. My little sister is a huge part of my testimony. Everyday I strive to live a life that is worthy enough to make it back to her and my Heavenly Father. My family has to be together forever, and she is already in the place where I long to be. It isn't an option for me to not make it back. I have to see her and be with her and the rest of my family for time and all eternity. The only way for us to have eternal life is through the gospel. We are so blessed to know of the plan of salvation. Our Heavenly Father loves each and every one of us. He is cheering us on each day, and all he wants is for us to come home to him. Sure we will make mistakes while we are here on the earth, but through the atonement, we can be made clean and our sins will be forgiven. I know, I know without a doubt that this is the one and only true church. I know that Thomas S. Monson is a true prophet. Joseph Smith sacrificed his life so that we can have the wonderful scriptures that teach us how to have eternal happiness. I love this gospel. I know it is true. I am a Mormon. I know it. I live it. I love it.

How I live my faith

Throughout my life, I have always been very involved in the church. I have held various leadership positions in my young womens group. I was also a member in our ward's youth group for a year and helped to plan a youth conference, and many stake dances. My dad is the bishop of our ward, and I love being able to help him. I was just recently called to be one of the ward's pianists. I go visiting teaching once a month and I have a great time getting to know the sisters in my ward. I was the vice president of my high school's seminary council and that truly changed my life. As a group, we planned assemblies, firesides, and other activities thats we thought would help motivate the youth to come to seminary and actively participate. It is amazing to see what can be accomplished when a group of strong and faithful youth come together to try and make a difference. Being a Latter-Day Saint is more than just going to church once a week and calling it good until the following Sunday. We have to be consistently striving everyday to live the gospel and trying to be more like Christ. By staying involved in our callings, participating in ward functions, and serving others, we will be better and stronger members of this glorious church. It may not be easy, but it is most definitely worth it.