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Hi I'm Kela De Costa

I was born and raised in Hawaii. Just graduated from high school and serving a mission. I'm a Mormon

About Me

I love the water mainly the ocean. In Hawaii I use to body board, spearfish, and scuba dive. I'm 18 and graduated in may 2013. For about 4 years during high school and after I graduated I pumped concrete for a family company. I also like to golf, skateboard, and longboard as some of my hobbies.

Why I am a Mormon

I wasn't always around the right influences and as much fun as it seemed part of me knew it didn't feel right. my mom was a convert to the church so I was a bit familiar with the church but never really tried to exercise her faith until I hit high school. no matter what information I got I didn't apply it. Then I one day I was hanging out with a friend (who was LDS) that I really looked up to and I said to myself hey if he can do it I might as well try. in the beginning I had no idea the amount of joy it would bring me. It's very hard to even put in to words but things I thought I never could come to know, I now know. Like how much love heavenly father has for each and everyone of his children. Because of the evidence and knowledge I've gained I can't deny it so I know I will stay true till the end.

How I live my faith

Right now I will be serving as a missionary in California for 2 years. In Hawaii I would help set up family fairs in my area for fundraisers. I went to gospel institute on Thursdays and during high school I went to gospel classes every morning before school started.