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Hi I'm Alivia Larsen

I grew up in south Florida. I am currently a senior at Brigham Young University Idaho. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am currently a senior studying Biology. I hope to be a nurse in pediatrics oncology one day. I got married to my handsome husband on November 22, 2013. It was the happiest day of my life. I was big into dance throughout middle school and high school, as well as art.

Why I am a Mormon

Growing up I did not have many LDS members around me. Besides my parents, siblings, and I; no one else in my family is LDS. In my high school I was one of two other LDS members. I was faced with many challenges which caused me to rely on my beliefs and testimony pertaining to the gospel. This helped strengthen me as a person as well as spiritually. I was able to gain a greater knowledge of the love that God has for each and every one of his children. I knew that in my life I wanted to make a difference, I wanted to help others see their potential and worth. I reached out to others who I saw struggling and told them how much they are loved. I believe without a doubt that Christ suffered so that each one of us could be made perfect through repentance. Because of this great sacrifice we will be able to embrace our loving Heavenly Father once again. I have a testimony of the Book or Mormon and the power of prayer. Both are powerful tools in helping guide our lives so that we may choose right from wrong in these latter days. I know that Jesus Christ is the son of God and that he is our brother who wants to see us succeed in this life. He is the only one who truly understands what we feel and the trials that we will all go through. We should not despair in times of suffering because we are not alone.

How I live my faith

I currently serve as a ward missionary and I love it! I get the opportunity everyday to look for missionary opportunities within my ward. I also actively do my visiting teaching which I strongly believe allows us as members in our ward to grow closer to one another and to show the love we have for each other through service.