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Hi I'm Sined

I was born in Venezuela. I grew up in Miami, Florida. I love my family, friends, and pup. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I was born in Barquisimeto, Venezuela and lived a very happy childhood there surrounded by an amazing family who taught me the importance of cultivating and cherishing the relationships you form with those around you. I moved to the US with my parents and little brother when I was nine and mostly grew up in Miami, FL. My family and I went through some pretty trying times when we migrated here, and my parents had to work very hard to support their family. Seeing all of the sacrifices that they made for me as I grew up, so that my brother and I might have the chance at a better life changed me forever and I became determined to take advantage of the opportunities I now had thanks to them. It was in Miami where my family and I first encountered the Church, in fact during a particularly difficult time for us as a family. We began taking the discussions from the missionaries and since we joined the Church, my family has been blessed greatly, and this event has personally been the most important in my life. I am currently a college student going to BYU studying Physiology and Developmental Biology. My dream is to work in the health field and continue to grow to become a person who both my parents and my Heavenly Father can be proud of. I have also recently been called to serve as a full-time missionary of the church in the San Jose California Mission!

Why I am a Mormon

Throughout most of my adolescence I felt very lost and very much constantly alone. I was having issues in many aspects of my life, and I did not see a way out of any of them. I became very discouraged about everything, and even thought life was not worth living. I wished desperately for answer to my problems, and I suppose without knowing, prayed in my heart that I would find a light that I would be able to cling unto. It was around this time, when I was sixteen year old, that the missionaries entered the life of my family and I. When they taught us about the Gospel of Jesus Christ, and as I earnestly prayed to know the truth, I found the light that I had been seeking out for so long. In my heart I could feel the sincere confirmation of the truthfulness of the Gospel, and I could feel the great love that Heavenly Father had for me. Since then, I have worked to strengthen the testimony I received when I first joined the Church. I am a Mormon today because of this testimony, because I know that our Heavenly Father established a plan for us to return to him, and this plan is centered on Jesus Christ, who suffered more than any being on this earth so that he would be able to serve as a redeemer to us all. I am Mormon because I have been able to draw closer to Christ and my Heavenly Father through this Church, and I have grown to know how much I love them and how much I desire to return to live with them again, something that I know to be possible through the principles taught by the restored church that Christ established on earth.

How I live my faith

We all have decisions to make everyday. Sometimes it can be hard to discern which decisions are the best for us to make. I live my faith as I use the principles taught by the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints to guide me as a compass would through the choices that we face in life. The reason I do this is because I believe with all my heart that these are the decisions which will lead me live a happier life and help those around me do so as well. I try to wake up every morning reminding myself my reason for being here on this earth today, where I want to go in my life, and what I must do to get there. This may involve a long list of things to get done throughout the day, but most importantly it includes things like greeting those around me and attempting to serve them, being honest in my dealings with others, and remembering Christ, who I believe to be my Savior, in all that I do.