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Hi I'm Jadriene

I have jumped around the U.S. all my life and recently lived in Hawaii. I love God and Jesus Christ and.... I am a Mormon!

About Me

I have a big family! 10 kids total. 4 were adopted from Russia almost 10 years ago. We love to do crazy things and adventures together. I love to do everything! Especially things that people have never done before. I love to skydive and ride roller coasters and just have a blast wherever I am. My favorite thing to do is travel the world and meet new people. I love culture and the different experiences that people have. I love learning languages and have sang all over Europe. I went to BYU-Hawaii for a year and want to go to BYU-Jerusalem after serving a full time church mission. I love photography and old architecture. I have a crazy style that makes me look like I am from a different country. (maybe I was adopted???)... I love colors and I love this beautiful world. :)

Why I am a Mormon

Why a Mormon? That is a question that I would love to share.... I have been a member of this church my whole life, but that doesn't mean I was a part of it or truly believed it. I believed it to be true because my parents said it was true for the first few years of my life. I wanted to serve a church mission my whole life because I knew this gospel made me happy and I wanted to share that with others, but it wasn't until I met the future members of my family that I asked myself what is this church all about? That question was in my mind for months until I moved to Missouri. That is where my testimony of this Church, of Christ's true church was real and very strong. I had to defend my faith, not in a matter of arguing, but by my actions and testifying what I knew to be true when someone asked what I believed in. Many times I was made fun of and hated for the things that I believed in. I would ask myself..."is this all worth it?" An answer would yell in my mind "YES!!!" I realized the more I bore my testimony and the more I read of the Book of Mormon it grew until I have no doubt in my mind that the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is the one and only true and living church on the earth today. That it is led by Jesus Christ Himself. I have seen so many miracles in the lives of my own, my family, and in the lives of others because of this gospel. I will not and can not ever deny that this is the true church and that it is His church. I TESTIFY that I am a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and now I will be serving a full time mission so I can share this message that Jesus Christ's church is once again on the earth today and that HE LIVES!!!!!!

How I live my faith

I have lived in places where I was made fun of for my faith. A lot of times I was looked down upon and even hated for believing and knowing the things I believe are true. I have been in a lot of community church youth groups with other faiths and even participated in sports with other faiths. I love going with friends to church to hear and see what they believe. I believe that we are all children of God and that He loves us all equally. I am living my faith by standing up for what I believe to be right even if no one else will. I know that many times that act encourages others to stand up also. I live my faith by serving a full time church mission as a representative of Jesus Christ in the Great Kentucky Louisville Mission or the Amazing GKLM! I know this is demonstrating how I live my faith by sharing what I know to be true with others.