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Hi I'm Maranda Matkin

I grew up in the best family ever. The church is true. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I grew up with my dad, my mom and seven siblings. I play the flute and the piano. I went to a semester of college at Southern Virginia University and then I came home so that I could prepare for a mission. I have been blessed to serve in the state of Arkansas! I was raised in the church. I hope to be able to bring others as close to Heavenly Father as I am. My hobbies include playing the flute, crafting, taking care of children, and being crazy blessed!

Why I am a Mormon

I was raised in the church. It was never a question that this was the true church. I did have struggles during high school, but every time I turned to my Heavenly Father I knew that He was proud of me for following His gospel. I know that Jesus Christ suffered for our sins and was crucified for us. He loves us so much and I am so relieved and filled with love knowing that He would do such a hard thing for me. I have a testimony of the Book of Mormon. I know for a fact that what it says is true and that it was translated by a true prophet, Joseph Smith. I am so grateful for this church and the wonderful feeling it brings.

How I live my faith

Right now I am serving a mission in Arkansas. I have been called by a prophet of God to help His children come unto him. I wake up every day and pray for the strength to be able to do my best and serve Him with all my might. I invite people to change their lives to live according to our Savior's teachings and then help them get there. It is the most amazing feeling in the universe to see people enter into the waters of baptism and make and keep covenants with God.