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Hi I'm Judy

Born in Massachusetts, love the outdoors, I'm a Mormon!

About Me

I was born on May 24th in Massachusetts. I have one older brother. I lived in Natick Massachusetts until 8th grade. Moved to Cape Cod for a few years of High School. Graduated in 1998. I was a runner in school and I love cheerleading. I went to college for a few years in Utah. I love horses, water skiing, dancing, hiking, crafts, and watching some sports. I am a mother of five awesome kids. 3 boys and 2 girls. We have one dog. My husband and I have been married for almost 13 years. My favorite scripture in the Book of Mormon is Alma 26:27. I like to do crafts. My objective in life is to make people happy and live life to the fullest!

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon mostly because of my dad. When I was going through the toughest time of my life I went to live with my dad. I didn't know there was a god and felt I had nothing in my life. Spending time with my dad was awesome because he invited me to church and I met lots of good people who treated me like family. It's what I needed the most at that time. I felt better about myself and enjoyed my life even more. The missionaries started teaching me more about the gospel and it was very interesting. I moved back with my mom and took the discussions again from the sister missionaries and at one point I felt such a strong spirit and knew that I had to get baptized. It was the perfect time and I knew I was making the right choice. Since being baptized I have gained such a strong testimony and a strong faith in Jesus Christ. I love that we are able to follow Gods plan and that we will return to Him someday. It has made me a stronger person because there is a lot of temptation in the world and I am able to choose right from wrong. I am a Mormon because I believe that God lives and he has a plan for me. It is to return to Him. I am a Mormon because I know Joseph Smith was a true prophet of God. I was given the opportunity to learn these things and have been blessed eternally with a wonderful family where we can be together forever someday.

How I live my faith

I live my faith in lots of ways. The first is that our family attends church meetings every Sunday. I attend sacrament meeting, Sunday School, and Relief Society. Relief Society is when all the woman of the church gather together and have a lesson much like Sunday School. I also live my faith by keeping the commandments and doing what the Lord wants me to do. I do not drink alcohol, coffee, and I do not smoke. It has made my life better not doing these things because I am not sick and I feel pretty good keeping my body healthy! I am also a cub scout leader in the church. Having three boys it is a great way to keep them active and happy. I enjoy doing these things because it makes me a happier mom knowing that I can do good for my kids. I enjoy reading the scriptures. It is hard with 5 kids but when I can really sit down and spiritually feed myself with the Book of Mormon I really feel like I have learned something and feel closer to my Heavenly Father. I like to share the gospel. It is hard to do that but if people want to know about what being a Mormon is about I absolutely love sharing what I know.