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Hi I'm Patsy

Life hasn't always been easy. I'm going on a mission with my husband to New Zealand. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

The most significant events in my life include, the birth of my daughter, going to the temple, being sealed to my husband forever, the death of my daughter at 16, and ultimately her sealing to myself and my husband. My husband and I just received our call to serve an 18 month mission to New Zealand. It will be my first mission and I am so excited!

Why I am a Mormon

I have always been a Mormon and until the birth of my daughter, I hadn't really considered what that meant. My parents were never active and I attended mostly on my own. I was lucky that we lived within walking distance to our church. Before the birth of my daughter my life was full of grief and pain, and I made many very bad decisions with serious consequences. I feel blessed that Heavenly Father knew me and loved me so much that He never gave up trying to teach and direct me. It's amazing to me how bringing a life into this world can change your whole perspective and help you to forget about yourself. My daughter gave me hope, confidence, and love that helped me to find the gospel of Jesus Christ again. Because of her life and death, I will never again turn my back on the gospel. I will do whatever is necessary to be with her again. I love the Gospel of Jesus Christ. I love serving the Lord. I know that the Church of Jesus Christ if the only true church on this earth and that it is guided today by a living prophet. I know that I can receive personal revelation about the things that are important in my life.

How I live my faith

As a result of the death of my daughter, I am more determined than ever to serve others and worship God. My only goal in this life is to live with my Heavenly Father, my husband, and my daughter forever. I have been privileged to live in several wards with truly wonderful people. I enjoy volunteering in my church and community, especially when it involves children and youth.