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Hi I'm Kalie Ariel Arvoy

I'm from Wisconsin. I'm happy. I love music. I love people. I'm learning Spanish. I'm a missionary. And I'm a Mormon.

About Me

Hello! My name is Kalie. I'm from Wisconsin. I am 20 and served a mission in the California Rancho Cucamonga Mission. I come from a wonderful, loving family. My parents were divorced when I was a baby but I ended up gaining an amazing family. I am the oldest girl of four older brother and one little sister. My mom lives in Florida and is newly married. She is amazing and I know she is always there for me. My dad married the most amazing woman for him. I am blessed to have her as another mom. She has truly helped me grow to be who I am. Music is a huge part of my life. It is everything I do. I play the oboe, tuba, piano, and ukulele. I have taken professional voice lessons since 7th grade. I love writing songs with my ukulele and walking around with my friends and family, jamming out! I am attending BYU-Idaho. I am an extremely happy person.

Why I am a Mormon

My dad and mom are converts to this church. I was born a couple years after they were baptized. I have grown up singing the primary songs, longing to be a young women, going to camp, attending Youth Conference and having another family as I came to church each Sunday. There is nothing quite like growing up in this church. You are never alone. And while some days you may feel like an ugly duck among swans, it's one thing I know, I am never alone. Heavenly Father truly loves us. Jesus Christ suffered and felt everything we have ever or will ever encounter. And even though I know I've grown up with this around me, no one is telling me that I need to believe. I believe because I know. Not because anyone else does, but because I do. I know our Heavenly Father loves me personally. I know He loves every single one of us. And because of that, I love everyone of you.

How I live my faith

In Wisconsin, living my faith can be easy, or it can be hard. It is really a personal choice. I have chosen the easy way. I am extremely open about the way I live. Almost everyone I meet knows I am Mormon. It is one of the first things I talk about, whether it be teachers, friends, random people at work, or acquaintances. I love everyone I come in contact with. I want to make sure everyone feels comfortable about themselves around me. I don't judge others on religion, looks, race, personal beliefs, sexuality or anything. I believe that God loves all His children, no matter what they do. If God loves all, then I have no reason not to.