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Hi I'm Maddie Dinning

I love God, my family, and having fun. I'm a Mormon!

About Me

I grew up in a small town in Missouri, and was born into my religion. Though raised as a member of the Church, I still found my own testimony of the truthfulness of the gospel of Jesus Christ through much prayer, scripture study, and church attendance. I attended a semester of college at BYU-Idaho and will continue there after my full-time mission in Irvine, California. I love this gospel and the peace and joy it has brought into my life, along with my opportunity to share it all day long! :)

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I believe that this is the true Church of Jesus Christ. I know that He leads this church and the teachings that happen through it. I love this Gospel and have seen blessings beyond numbers come because of it. My family can be together for eternity because of the gospel of Jesus Christ, and I can be sealed to my own family someday. I know that Joseph Smith brought this church back to the earth with the help of Heavenly Father, Jesus Christ, and numerous others because he believed it was true as well. I know that the Book of Mormon was translated by Joseph Smith to help us in the Latter Day know what the Lord wants us to do and to help us become more like Him. I know that the Book of Mormon is a true and living testament of this Gospel and is an addition to the Bible, not instead of. I know that the Book of Mormon was written by prophets that had a sure testimony of the Lord and His work, as I do too. I know that helping others come unto Christ is so important, and I'm so excited to be able to have such an opportunity to serve the Lord's children in Irvine, California and to help them know that they can live with their Father in Heaven again. I'm so thankful for this gospel and the truths that it bears to me every day because I know it, live it, and love it.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by consistently trying to make choices as the Savior would, by loving and serving my family and neighbors and by keeping God's commandments. Going about my everyday living, I hope that people are able to recognize that I am a follower of Jesus Christ by my actions towards them, the way I speak, and my habits of daily prayer and scripture study, along with my church attendance every Sunday. :)