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Hi I'm Celeste Madrid

I'm 17... I live in NOLA, I'm from Central America..Honduras..(catracha). I have 2 sisters & a big brother. Im a proud Mormon.

About Me

I love family, my family is always important & I cant live without them. I came to the U.S when i was 11, I never belonged to any church but I knew about God because my dad always taught me about the bible & taught me to pray. I got baptized when i was 12 & honestly it was a great decision cause if I was already close to my heavenly father, I became even closer. I'm currently 17 almost 18, & I'm planning on serving a mission. I've been helped by awesome Elders and my desire to teach others about the gospel has grown, so why not go and teach what I know & love? About me well... I could say I'm fun & I take friendships seriously, like any teenager I'm currently crushing really hard on someone..lol. I have a bestie that is not a member but hopefully one day will know all the good things I know, I care very personally for the people around me. I LOVE food, like who doesn't? It's heavenly & everyone deserves it. I love nature, it's so beautiful & reminds me of how great God is & his creations. I daydream a lot when I look up at the stars or the clear sky in the day. Sometimes people tell me I'm in a different planet, & they're right, I'm in my own little world thinking about everything in life. I love reading and MUSIC is life... I'm obssesed with One Direction & 5 Seconds of Summer (5sos) I had to say it! :) that's all Celeste ----

Why I am a Mormon

I'm a Mormon because i chose to get baptized and accept the truth of the Gospel in my life and I try to live it to the fullest and without it, things would always go downhill and i wouldn't have that comfort that I have now whenever i have a disappointment in life, there's that little voice reminding me that life is more than what I think it is at the moment, it's about reaching our goals and doing the right things, always walking with our Heavenly Father by our side.

How I live my faith

I'm currently in Young Women's class & I love it because as a young lady I have people outside the home that can keep me doing the right things. I love going to church every Sunday & feeling the love of all the members when I shake their hands or hug them. Church is a special place to me, it's like a getaway from the world outside that is so crazy & scary at the moment. I feel bad and always think about the people that don't have the gospel in their lives, something to rely on when struggling in life, that's why I want to help as many people possible by serving a mission, I have already had some missionary experiences and it's such a great feeling to share what I know to people who might be oblivious to all the good things and blessings in life that our Heavenly Father has to offer us. I have a strong testimony of the church and of the things I learn, although I don't share it every time it's testimony Sunday, but I try to share it when I give advice to friends or even adults because I know there's always someone who doesn't know something that may lift their spirit and strengthen their hopes. I am proud to be a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and i wouldn't give my faith up for anything, as I know and have witnessed that the love of God is real.