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Hi I'm Kirsten

I am a wife and a mother! I am a Mormon.

About Me

I am lucky to be the mom of 5 wonderful children and the wife of a wonderful man! I love spending time with my family. We enjoy playing board games, watching movies, exploring nature and vacationing together. I support my children as they participate in soccer, ballet, art, and music. I love to exercise, organize my home, make scrapbooks, read, and cook.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints because I know that it is the true church on the earth. As I have read the Book of Mormon and prayed to know if it is true, I received confirmation that it is the word of God! I also know through the power of the Holy Ghost that Joseph Smith restored the gospel of Jesus Christ in these latter days and that we have a living prophet, Thomas S. Monson to lead and guide us in our day. Being a Mormon brings me true happiness. As I keep the commandments and serve others I feel happy! The gospel gives me peace and comfort as I face the trials and the hardships of life. Through the Atonement I receive forgiveness for my sins and it gives me strength as I strive to be a better person and more Christlike. Understanding the Plan of Salvation helps me to have an eternal perspective. I know that I am a daughter of Heavenly parents and that I lived with them before I came to earth, that I am here now to receive a body and to live my life in a righteous way, and that as I prove myself worthy, I will live with my Heavenly parents and other loved ones throughout eternity! I am so grateful to have the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in my life. It is the most valuable thing that I have.

How I live my faith

I have what I call my rocks. They are the things I do every day to make me the best person I can be. My rocks are to read and study from the scriptures every day and to pray to my Heavenly Father. As I do this I am guided and directed by the Holy Ghost. I am blessed to live near a temple. I go to the temple often and feel the love of Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ while I am there. I am able to pray and receive answers and feel peace and guidance. I take this strength home with me to live life with an eternal perspective. At home I teach my children the gospel through Family Home evening, scripture study, morning and night family prayer, attending church together and family dinner. We feel close as a family through doing these things and a closeness to the Savior, Jesus Christ. We are striving to live in a way that we can be worthy to be together after we die as an eternal family! I get to serve with the young women in my area. I really enjoy teaching and learning from them. These girls are full of faith and love and a desire to do what is right. I am also a visiting teacher. This means that I get to go into other women homes and visit with them, share ideas and teach a spiritual message. I also serve them. As I do this I feel like I am helping to watch over a few of Heavenly Fathers daughters. I love visiting teaching.