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Hi I'm Cassie Bolton

I am fun-loving and hard working. I am a Mormon.

About Me

I have finished my freshman year of college at BYU. I absolutely love learning, and having a challenge, so I am majoring in Mechanical Engineering. It was such a wonderful experience, and I can't wait to continue there after serving a full-time mission in Sweden! Along with school, I have done multiple athletics my whole life, and have tried a little bit of everything. I love serving people, and have had multiple volunteer opportunities to love and care for others. I enjoy all these things and I thrive off of a busy schedule, but with making sure I make time for the Lord.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I know it is true, and I love it completely. The opportunity I have had to grow up learning the gospel in my family, was such a privilege, that I am very grateful for. My family was full of examples, good and bad. I am the youngest of six children, so I watched many before me make some big mistakes, and some who clung to the gospel. I was able to see the atonement of Jesus Christ work in their lives as they repented from those mistakes that they made, and I saw the difference in the happiness they had before and after. Let me just express my knowledge that repenting, or truly having a change of heart, will make you a HAPPY person. As you let the Lord lead your life, the happiness will just burn inside you and fill your life. I am a Mormon because I have found so much comfort and love from my Heavenly Father as I live His plan. I can feel happy constantly, through all the trials I go through, because I see the big picture. I am a Mormon because I believe in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and I know that Joseph Smith is a prophet of God who restored His true church back on the earth, these latter-days. I am a Mormon because I know as I live the commandments of Jesus Christ I can live with my family through the eternities. Those who have already passed on I know I will see them again. I am excited to live with my family throughout the eternities, and see my Heavenly Father again.

How I live my faith

I have participated in my community in the past by volunteering at the local hospital every week, which was such a great experience to help others and be able to comfort others at times of need. I also have had many responsibilities assigned to me in church, which have all been so much fun to participate and help with. At my student ward at BYU I was responsible for a group of about 20 students every Monday night. We would gather together, pray, sing a hymn, have a small lesson or thought about the gospel which I assigned to someone in the group each week, then follow that with an activity that I had planned. As we were all students away from home without our families, we called these groups our "families" and the activity with a prayer, and lesson we called "home evenings" so I was a "Family Home Evening" leader. This provided friendships for all of us, and a break from school work. It was nice to know there were always people around who would care about you. I was also put in charge of all the 'family home evening' groups in my ward, and helped coordinate with the Bishopric and other leaders to plan activities, and make sure everything was running how it was needed. It was a great opportunity, and I learned a lot about being a better leader from it. I have had a calling that gave me the responsibility of working with the young women in my ward at home. It was fun to serve along their sides, get to know these young women who are ages 12-17, and be an example for them. I also had the opportunity to teach and help plan and carry out activities for them once a week. Now I am serving a full time mission in Sweden, and I have loved being a representative of Jesus Christ. I spend my time teaching and serving others all with the purpose to help bring them to Christ.