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Hi I'm Marita Pavila

Born and raised in Latvia. Once a young country girl, now a big city girl with great dreams in a forign land. I am a Mormon.

About Me

The exciting age of 21, brings not only countless hours of studies, as I'm about to embark onto my second year of UNI, but also a lot of uncertainty. Many choice that I have and am still about to make can quite literally make my life. Sounds scary but I have all my faith in the Heavenly Father that it will work out in the end. I was not born into the church, I'm a convert and the choice that I made a few moths ago is making my life. I grew up in the countryside, in the south-western part of Latvia, where spring meant planting vegetables and late summer and early fall meant harvest time. Today, I am in the UK. Right now, this moment is when I plant the seeds for my future. I believe that every one of my words, thoughts and actions are little seeds that will be harvested in their due time... I love people. I love being around friends and family. I love making people happy. Smiles and laughter are one of the greatest cures. Making someone feel special is one of my FAVOURITES. I can't seem to not take care of everyone. :) I also end up giving out more than I have, more than I am, and thats where, I believe, this awesome teamwork between the Lord and I comes in. I also am a bit of a nut case. I tend to say it as it is. Trouble or no trouble in the end, my mind will be spoken. (I do filter what I am saying, I am not that crazy:)) I like to push my limits, do things that would scare me, experience life. Writing, photography, music - I love it all.

Why I am a Mormon

Uncertainty is something that I am not fond of. I like to take control of everything because creating an ending is knowing the ending. Having the gospel in my life is knowing the ending. It gives me comfort, peace, it feeds my desires and answers my questions. Knowing that I am a daughter of God and that He has it all figured out for me, that He is in control - that's comforting. I have no worries. I have a Heavenly Father who loves me unconditionally. He would never turn away from me. He is the reason I am. My name is Marita Pavila and I am a Mormon.

How I live my faith

In our ward I am a primary teacher. I am amazed by how much I have learnt about myself whilst teaching these wonderful and perfectly imperfect (and sometimes a little naughty) little munchkins. I love every second of it.

What do Mormons believe about family?

Marita Pavila
Family relationships can last forever. It is not only for this life. Family members who have accepted the Atonement of Jesus Christ and follow His exaple can be together forever through sacred ordinances performed in God's holy temples. Show more Show less