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Hi I'm Brady

I have grown up in Utah, I am a piano performance major in college, and I am a Mormon.

About Me

As long as I can remember music has been a part of my life. I started learning to play the piano at age 6 and have continued to pursue my dream of becoming a concert pianist. Over the last 13 years I have taken lessons, participated in piano competitions, and shared my love of music with my students, my family, my friends, and my community. I have been attending college and am majoring in Piano Performance. I hope to teach piano and continue to perform and share my love of music with others. I am also the proud big sister of two younger brothers. They have kept me on my toes and are always there to make me laugh. I love spending time with my family and friends. Some of my favorite things to do are collect inspirational quotes, read, be outside, watch movies, and laugh.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born and raised in the church. My dad has been a member all his life and my mom is a convert and wasn't baptized until she was a teenager. They got married and have stayed strong in the church my entire life. Ever since I was little I have always believed The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is the true church. I have always attended church and worked to strengthen my testimony and knowledge. As I grew up and reached my later teenage years, things became more challenging. I started to have to work harder to strengthen my testimony and gain my own understanding of what I was choosing to do with my life by being part of this church. When I was up at college I went through I period of time where I struggled to read my scriptures, I struggled to pray, and I struggled to attend church. I lost my way for a while and didn't fully understand what I was doing. I struggled to put my trust in Christ and Heavenly Father and know that they will guide me in the direction I am supposed to go in. However, over the last few months as I have prayed more and put my trust in the Lord I have grown so much. I know that this is the true church on the earth. I know that Joseph Smith was inspired and chosen of God to restore His church. I know that Christ is my Savior and because of Him I can return to live with Him and Heavenly Father. Christ atoned and suffered for my sins. He knows exactly how I feel, what I am going through, and what I need in my life. I know I can rely on Him and he will always be there for me. I know President Thomas S. Monson is a true prophet. He has been called of God to lead His church here on the earth. I am grateful for his example. I know I am supposed to go on a mission and share my testimony with those around me. I know this church is true and I can't wait to share it.

How I live my faith

Right now I have been called to serve a mission for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. I will be serving for 18 months and I am so excited to share the message of this gospel with those I come in contact with. During this time I will be teaching lessons, inviting others to learn about our church and come unto Christ, and serving those around me as much as I can! I am so grateful for this opportunity and I not only hope I can share the gospel and serve those around me through my words, but also through music. In my ward up at college I was able to be the ward choir pianist. It was a neat experience being able to serve with others in my ward who would share their talents of singing, conducting, and playing other instruments to spread the message of our church through music.

What do Mormons believe about family?

Mormons believe that families can be together forever. When Joseph Smith restored Christ's church on this earth he also helped Christ and Heavenly Father build holy temples to perform sacred covenants and ordinances. In these temples we can be sealed for time and all eternity with our families. If a family member or loved one passes away, we can know that we will see them again when we return to live with Heavenly Father. Death does not separate these bonds between families. Show more Show less