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Hi I'm Ashley

I enjoy adventures. I am a long boarder. I am a hiker. I love to enjoy life. I am a missionary. I am a Mormon.

About Me

I have grown up in Utah my whole life and have recently graduated from high school there. I come from an average sized family of five, myself being the youngest. I enjoy spending time with my family. Though things are not always easy, I know they are always going to be there to support me. That's what matters. I am one who loves doing things with the people who matter most. Life wouldn't be fun without anyone to enjoy it with you, right? Life is meant to be enjoyed and lived to it's fullest potential. My lifelong goal is to make that happen. It's all about the positive. I love the outdoors! I enjoy dancing, hiking, biking, riding my long board, and playing games. I also really enjoy doing artistic things, even though I am not very artistic myself. Being creative is a fun way to show your personality and what makes you unique. I am currently serving as a missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in the Oregon Salem mission. I love to get to know people and accept others for what makes them unique. Sharing the gospel of Jesus Christ makes me happy because I see how coming to know Christ makes others happy. I didn't always know I was going to serve a mission. It took a lot of thought and prayer. I know that this is where I need to be. I trust in my Heavenly Father that He will help me get through anything and everything.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I love my Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ. I have grown up in a partially active family. I have truly had to gain a personal testimony of this gospel for myself. I have done so by reading the Book of Mormon. I know that it is another testament of Jesus Christ. There is truth in the scriptures. I have lived by the example of my Savior Jesus Christ by serving others and being baptized. I continue to follow His gospel because I know it is true. Words can't describe how grateful I am for great examples of others in my life. I know that I would not be where I am at today if it was not for the people that came into my life when they did. God truly answers all prayers.There is power in prayer. He has blessed my life and I and so grateful to have the opportunity to share this great message to others. I am a Mormon because It makes me happy. I have seen my life improve and the relationships I have improve also. I love feeling a sense of belonging to something bigger than myself. Life is all about being enjoyed and this is something that makes my life enjoyable. I am a Mormon. I know it, I live it, and I love it.

How I live my faith

I am currently a full time missionary in the Salem Oregon Mission. I live my faith everyday in everything I do. I am very accepting of others. Sometimes all people need is a friend. I am reminded of the phrase, What Would Jesus Do? As I have gotten older I have found truth in that question. We must be as Christ was: loving, charitable, faithful, etc. We are all children of God. I live my faith by being as Christ was. I have also had callings previously in the young woman's program. I enjoy going to activities my ward puts together, such as neighborhood barbeques and Christmas parties. I love these events because it allows you to get to know people and share the gospel with others who might not have known about it before.