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Hi I'm Lauren

I love life, the outdoors, people in general, my family, my Savior, and the Restored Gospel. I'm a mormon.

About Me

My name is Sister Lauren Mizelle. I grew up in the mountains of North Carolina with 7 siblings and 2 amazing parents. I love my family. My hobbies mostly revolve around spending time with them, but I also enjoy running, hiking, painting, singing, and acting. For a while there, I was pretty into cooking, but you lose those skills when you're a missionary, which I am. I am currently serving the Lord by sharing the Gospel in Idaho. I must say that my new favorite "hobby" is sharing the message of the Restored Gospel. It will always be my favorite. I was raised a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints and learned from an early age to love the Lord.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born a member of the Church, which I consider to be a massive blessing. I know that the loving guidance of my parents and teachers paved the way for me to receive my own conversion. Despite all of that, I did have to put in some real effort to know, finally, for myself. I have had many opportunities in my life to remember God. I believe that when we are confronted by trials, especially the ones that leave us feeling helpless, it is really just God giving us an opportunity to choose Him or to choose wrong. When faced with trials, big decisions, and soul searching questions, I have learned to rely on Him. I have learned to trust Him and to seek His support and counsel before anyone else, and this core belief has kept me above water with everything that I face. I am a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, I am a Mormon, because when I live the principles of the gospel, I am brought nearer and nearer to God. I am blessed with the knowledge that there's a Savior, and that He really can help me. I know that the Book of Mormon is the word of God because He told me, I know that the heavens are open because I have felt the Spirit testify to me that the words of the prophets are true: old and modern.

How I live my faith

I live my faith in a lot of ways. Being a member of this church isn't just a religion, it's a lifestyle. Every day is an opportunity for me to come closer to My Father in Heaven, to learn more about myself, and to share my love and faith with the people around me. I have joy in watching the hand of the Lord in my life every single day as I pray, study from the Book of Mormon Another Testament of Jesus Christ, and follow the guidance of the Spirit in teaching and serving others, and repenting daily for my many many slip-ups.