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Hi I'm Mihikiterangi Taimona

I was born in Avondale, Auckland. I grew up in Hokianga and Hawke's Bay. I am Maori. I am a Mormon.

About Me

I am the youngest of six children. I love spending time with family and friends. I love being outdoors. I like meeting new people and learning about their culture. My hobbies are playing the piano, playing sports, relaxing on my own or with family and friends, learning new skills. I am currently finishing up work as I will be serving a mission. I am the first in my family who will be serving a mission. I love the Lord. He is a true blessing in my life.

Why I am a Mormon

Growing up I have been brought up in the Church and my beautiful Mother was a member. She always took us to church but I loved going. I always enjoyed myself in Primary, Young Women's, Young Single Adult and Sunday school. My father is of the Anglican faith, so their was a little confusion on knowing what church to go to. Luckily enough I stuck with the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and it is the best decision of my life. In my life I have felt and seen the hand of Heavenly Father in everything I do. He is always there for me when I need him and even when I think I am alone, he is there comforting, guiding me along the path. I love being in the true gospel of God. Having him in my life has helped me see that the little things in life mean the most. That even when we face challenges we can not see the light at the end of the tunnel, he will pull us through with Faith and Diligence. He is why we are here on Earth. This is his plan and we have the free agency to choose how we live it and I choose to live it with Heavenly Father, Jesus Christ and the Holy Ghost in my life.

How I live my faith

I am 2nd Councilor in the Young Women's in my Branch and I absolutely love it! It feels like I never left Youth! The young women are helping me to grow and learn new things constantly. I look after the Beehive's and watching them open up and become that little bit confident helps me know that I am doing good. They are learning and are coming to know Heavenly Father themselves and all he does for us. I am also the Branch Conductor and I love music. It is always music to my ears when I am up conducting and the Branch is all smiles and happily singing away. The joy I feel when I see them all intently reading and singing along is a blessing. I am grateful for having these callings in my life at this time as it has helped me share my talents with others and also helped me gain talents.

Who is the Mormon prophet today?

Mihikiterangi Taimona
Heavenly Father has prophets on the Earth to guide and direct us, just like he did in ancient times.The current prophet and President of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is Thoms S. Monson. He has two counselors who assist him -Henry B. Eyring and Dieter F. Uchdorf. Show more Show less