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Hi I'm Cody Foster

I grew up on a ranch in western Montana. I'm married, have 3 children and 5 grandchildren. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I was raised on a ranch in western Montana where I experienced growing up in a rural setting. Even though I now live in a city with over 200,000 people, I still enjoy being outdoors and working in my yard and garden. Other hobbies I pursue are quilting, cooking, and home improvements. I belong to a small book club with five members who have been meeting for over 15 years. My husband and I have been married for 40 years, and we have three children and five grandchildren. I cherish being a part of my family, church, neighborhood, and community. I love life and am grateful to have such a diverse group of people to share it with.

Why I am a Mormon

When I was baptized a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints at the age of eight, I would say that I had only a beginning understanding and commitment to follow the Savior. Over the past 50 years, my faith, my knowledge and understanding, and my testimony have grown; and I have chosen to remain faithful to those baptismal covenants because I love Jesus Christ. It has not always been easy, but it has always been worth it. I remain a Mormon because I have received a witness, a whispering of the Spirit to my heart, that this Church has the power and the authority to act in God's name and that it is lead by a living prophet. It offers a lifestyle conducive to feeling the Holy Ghost, and it presents a plan of happiness for this life and for salvation in the life to come.

How I live my faith

The best way I live my faith is by serving others. To show my gratitude for all that my Savior Jesus Christ has done for me, I commit every day to serve Him by reaching out to others along my path. In my morning prayers I ask that I will be guided to those in need, whether that need be monetary, physical, spiritual, or even just a friendly smile and a kind word. That's something I love about my Church: it offers many avenues for me to do this, whether it's teaching children in a Sunday School setting, working with youth, or serving alongside other women to aid those in need. As I read about Jesus teaching, serving, ministering to and praying for others, I just try to do the same. I find great joy in trying to follow Christ's perfect example of 'living His faith.'