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Hi I'm Rebecca Williams

"I grew up in Cape Cod Massachusetts. I came from goodly parents. I'm a mormon."

About Me

I grew up in a family where there was lots of love. My father taught me from an early age, respect and love for nature and people. My mother taught me how to serve and what it means to be genuine. I have two brothers and no sisters. It was very busy growing up in our home because both of my parents had to work. When I graduated from college, I pursued a career as a physical therapist. I've been practicing now for 13 years. I joined the church when I met my friend in physical therapy school. He became my study buddy and we spent a lot of time together studying and working on projects. During this time, I found him to be different than any other guy I had ever met. He was very disciplined, hard working, hardly ever complained, and always made me laugh. There was always a well-understood sense of respect for me as a woman and a friend to him. I began asking him questions and came to understand that he lived his religion as a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latterday Saints. I began learning more, and was soon baptized. I am married to my wonderful husband who is my rock, and we now have three beautiful sons. We were sealed in the temple, and our lives have been richly blessed, all because of my friend's supreme example and willingness to share the Gospel of Jesus Christ with me. I am forever grateful!

Why I am a Mormon

I've chosen to be a member of this church for so many reasons, but the most important reason is this: When I prayed with sincerity to know if it was all true, I felt that burning in my bosom they people talk about. My body felt warm and there sank into my heart, a peace that I had never before known. I realized later, that this was the Holy Ghost, testifying to me, the truthfulness of the Gospel. Because of my firm foundation, I have never doubted my testimony. I have been a member for 14 years now, and my family sees that I am a better person because of it. They now trust my decision because they have been able to observe how I live my life.

How I live my faith

I hold responsibilities over all the women in our church, making sure that their temporal and spiritual needs are being met. I work hard with three other women to be certain no one is forgotten. We have grown very close through this responsibility because this often happens when people work together for a common cause. I work a part-time job as a physical therapist where I live my religion daily. I love people of all backgrounds, hold no judgment for their choices, and provide support and encouragement in a setting where I have 45 minutes with each patient. This is such a great situation! I get to know people on such a personal level. I find that they share such private information with me about their lives, their worries, and their concerns. It is a privilege to get to understand what makes them the people they are, and it allows me to better serve them from an emotional as well as a physical standpoint. Through the church, I have four ladies that I check on monthly, to be sure they are doing okay. If needs come up, I might provide a meal, or help clean a house, or babysit their children, depending on the scenario. I love to have opportunities to live my faith. I start every day on my knees, asking the Lord to show me the way. It never fails!