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Hi I'm Melanie Grundvig

I grew up backpacking in the stunning Colorado Rocky Mountains. I love to sing. I love to act. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am 19 years old and am serving a mission in Uruguay! I have just finished a year of college at Southern Virginia University where I was studying music and theatre. I love to sing and act and believe in seeing where these passions will lead me. Having been raised in Colorado, all of my hobbies include anything involving the great outdoors. Backpacking, camping, hiking, fishing, rock climbing, white water rafting, and skiing are a few of my outdoorsy interests. I absolutely love life, and with the gospel of Jesus Christ, am able to enjoy every minute of it!

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I believe this church is directed by my Father in Heaven. Being a Mormon brings me peace and it brings me joy. My faith answers all of the most important questions I have about life. I have found that as I live the commandments in my faith I am able to truly come closer to Christ. As a Mormon, I feel my relationship with my Savior deepen every day. My faith teaches me that Christ's atoning sacrifice for me has saved me, and I believe this to be true with all of my heart. I trust my Lord and my Savior, and that is why I am a Mormon.

How I live my faith

I have served as a teacher in my church and absolutely love teaching others the gospel of Jesus Christ. I have also spent my first year of college in a touring acapella group in which I traveled up and down the east coast giving devotionals and teaching gospel topics to youth from ages 12 to 18. Now, I am serving an 18 month mission in Uruguay. I believe the best way to serve my Lord is in serving His children, and I hope to continue to do this in my future.