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Hi I'm Erin

I'm a work-at-home mother of 5.

About Me

First, I'm a wife and mother. My family means the most to me. I'm also an insurance biller for a family medical practice. I work from home so I can be close to the ones I love. I enjoy my time at home baking, decorating, sewing. Some other hobbies are selling candles and dance fitness.

Why I am a Mormon

I been blessed to have been born into The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. My family has been members for 8 generations! I feel like my ancestors have left a legacy I want to continue for my posterity. During the times in my life that I have abided by the teachings of The Church, I have experienced the most happiness and peace. During those times that I was rebellious I felt confused and unhappy. I much prefer the truly, deeply, happy feeling I have from living true to the faith. I try diligently to teach my children the standards and values that will bring them joy and they make their own choices. I love The Church's focus on families and the doctrine that families are eternal in nature. I know that we are children of God, here on Earth to fulfill part of the divine Plan of Happiness. I know that this church was patterned after the ancient Church of Christ in the Holy Bible with Jesus Christ, our Savior, at it's head. We have living apostles and a living prophet today. This church was restored by a young man named Joseph Smith in the 1800's. He saw God face-to-face just as Moses and Noah did in ancient times. He also brought forth additional scripture to accompany the Bible, The Book of Mormon. I have read it and it's teachings are good and true. I am thankful for the joy and blessings in my life that are a result of being a faithful member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints!

How I live my faith

I live my faith daily by gathering our family together for prayer. We try to eat a family meal together every evening where we can talk about our day. I listen to wholesome music while I clean the kitchen or fold laundry. I share uplifting stories, scriptures and teachings with my children. I take my high-school age child to a gospel study group early each morning before school, 5:45am every day! I live my faith weekly by attending our church meetings. Our family dresses up and goes altogether every Sunday for 3-hours. We pray, worship, sing, learn of the gospel of Jesus Christ. I am the Primary Secretary, so I help in the children's organization. My husband teaches a Sunday School class for teenagers. My daughter is in a class presidency for the Young Women. My son has responsibilities in preparing for the Sacrament each week. We all must work together! My teens attend youth group meetings weekly and my younger son attends weekly Cub Scout meetings. I live my faith monthly by Visiting Teaching, that is to go with my assigned partner to the homes of two assigned sisters in our ward and teach them a gospel message. We inevitably become friends! Also we usually have the opportunity to attend some sort of social activity for families at the church house. There are always opportunities for service, whether it be preparing food for a funeral, taking a meal to someone who is ill, helping someone who is moving, and more.