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Hi I'm Vanessa

I'm from Portugal. I love chocolate and music. I'm serving a mission in SLC, Temple Square. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I love to laugh, dance, sing, eat ice cream and going to the beach! I'm addicted to movies and tv shows, especially comedies. I have an amazing and lovely family and the best friends in the world!

Why I am a Mormon

I'm in the church since ever and when I was little I was going to church because I loved primary and then Young Women came and I realized that I needed to find out why I was going to church. For weeks I was thinking how I could know for sure that I was in the true church and a lot of talks about praying and asking Heavenly Father started to come my way, I realized that that was what I had to do, just like Joseph Smith I needed to kneel and pray to know. It was the most powerful answer that I ever received in my life, I can not even describe exactly what I felt but I know that my Heavenly Father testified to my heart that this is the church of the Savior Jesus Christ and that there is no other church that contains the full gospel and this is the only way to return to live with Heavenly Father again. The answer to my prayer is the reason why I'm Mormon - and also because mormons rock!! ;)

How I live my faith

I was always very active in my ward by helping organize activities and also by accepting calls to serve as a teacher in Primary and for the women organization (Relief Society). Another thing that helps me living my faith is loving and serving my family and others around me. I decided to serve a mission because I realized that this is the best way to share with others the thing that brought to my life so much happiness and love!