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Hi I'm Renee

I was born and grew up in Salt Lake City. My husband and I just got our mission call. I am a Mormon.

About Me

Hi, my name is Renee. My husband and I recently received a mission call to Melbourne, Australia. We're excited to have the chance to help young missionaries share the gospel in whatever way we can. I have been a member of the church my whole life. I attended BYU and taught fifth grade before marrying. Then I taught music in an elementary school in Seattle. My husband joined the church in his twenties. We were married in the Salt Lake Temple and together we have raised six children. I love cats. I especially love to travel and visit other Mormon churches throughout the world. Everywhere we go we find that the members of the church are the same wonderful people with the same goals - to live the principles of the gospel, to raise righteous children, and to share this wonderful plan of happiness with others.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born and raised a Mormon. This is not just a church - it is a way of life - a wonderful way of life. The church contains wonderful restored doctrines that have been lost for centuries. These answer so many questions that the rest of the world is asking. We know we lived with our Heavenly Father before we came to this earth. That is so comforting. We also know our Heavenly Father loves all of His children and has prepared a way for everyone to return to him, not just those who have heard the gospel in this life. Everything in my life is centered around my conversion to these holy truths. Everything I have in my life today can be traced back to my membership in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints.

How I live my faith

I play the piano so I started in seventh grade to play for Junior Sunday School every week and then for weekday primary in high school. I've played for choirs and led choirs of adults and youth and directed plays for church. I've also taught a Sunday School class for adults. I've organized lots of big banquets and decorated for church parties. I am in a community group that has a big neighborhood Halloween party where we get almost 2,000 attending. I've also worked in our temple.