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Hi I'm Valerie

I live in Adelanto California and haved been here since 1995. I was born and raised up in the Mormon Church (LDS).

About Me

I have lived in Southern Ca almost my entire life. I graduated from Sultana High School in Hesperia Ca. I am currently going to Victor Valley Community College to get my AA in health and Science and to get my certificate in the RN (nursing) program. I am in my last semester and if everything goes right I will graduate the end of May 2014 and then take the state board for my nurins license.

Why I am a Mormon

Like I said I have been raised up in the church and it was the only thing I new. When I graduated high school I went to a trade school in Oregon and decided to try other religions. I never felt the peace and love I felt when I went to my church, I still tried going to other religions and then I stopped going to church all together. I started to do things that I knew was wrong and was hanging out with people that were not good for me. Before I knew it I was doing things that was totally opposite from how I was raised up and doing and saying things that was not GOD like. I started getting sad and depressed, started cussing and getting further and further away from God and Jesus and closer to Satan. I started stealing, lying, hurting people that loved me. Then one day I had wonderful Missionaries come to my home and took time out to talk to me and it made me realize what I was doing and how bad I have become. I started going back to church, I started going to the Temple and am getting that peace and love back into my life. I still have bad days but I know now that this is the correct church for me and that no matter how bad things get or when I stray I can turn to my Heavenly Father and ask for forgiveness and be forgiven. I know that he is always there with his arms wide open just waiting for me to follow him and return to him one day.

How I live my faith

I have been a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (Mormon or LDS) my whole life. I was raised up in the church. My aunts, uncles, cousins, grandparents and mother are members of the church. I have a position in the church where I am a boy scout leader for the 11-year old boys in the ward. I also have had positions where I was a teacher for the 5-6 year olds children of the church.