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Hi I'm Laura Widenmann

I am Mexican, Danish, I love to laugh, I love the Book of Mormon, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I come from an international family, with my mother being born and raised in Oaxáca, México, and my father in København, Danmark. I was born in San Diego and raised in the Salt Lake Valley. I am the oldest of four children, and my parents and my siblings are my absolute best friends. Before I came on my mission, I did a year of student government in college. I love reading the Book of Mormon because there are never enough hours in the day to learn from it. I enjoy reading books, especially ones written by modern day apostles, such as "Accomplishing the Impossible" by Russell M. Nelson, and "To My Friends" by Jeffrey R. Holland. I absolutely love nature! I especially love hiking in the mountains--and who better to do it with than with my family? I enjoy playing the viola, violin, piano, singing, laughing, making people laugh, smiling, jogging, and teaching people and their families about Jesus Christ so their families can be together forever. I strive to live a life pleasing to the Lord so that I may be sealed to my future husband one day and start my own eternal family.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I know that the kingdom of God is found here on earth in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. I know this because I have read the Book of Mormon, and I have prayed to ask if it is true. Having received the answer that it is true, through the power of the Holy Ghost, I have become even closer to my Savior and Best Friend, Jesus Christ. I have found so much joy and happiness in the gospel of Jesus Christ, which I especially enjoy with my incredible family.

How I live my faith

I am currently living my faith by serving as a full-time missionary in the Kansas Wichita Mission! I get to spend all day with my companion and the Holy Ghost, teaching the wonderful people here about Christ and His restored Gospel. I have enjoyed serving in the church since I was young as I have served in several councils, presidencies, and other church callings. I love having these opportunities to serve my brothers and sisters. Serving others and smiling is the best way to soften hearts so they, too, will follow Christ. It is the best way to serve God. My timeto serve God's children in Kansas is so sacred to me. Brining families together for eternity is the most incredible thing in the entire universe.

How can we come to know our Father in Heaven?

Laura Widenmann
I know that if you have the desire I seek Him, you will find Him. He's only waiting for you to go and talk to Him because loves you so deeply. I promise that as you study the scriptures, attend church meetings and the temple, and pray, you will be able to feel His Spirit with you and you will know that He is real. Show more Show less