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Hi I'm Kati Woodhouse

I grew up in Los Angeles, California. I attended BYU-Idaho. I'm a mormon.

About Me

I'm a college student. I participated in Martial Arts lessons for 10 years. I have grown up in the LDS church. It took me years to build my relationship with my Heavenly Father and I am so grateful for His role in my life.

Why I am a Mormon

Growing up I leaned on the testimony of my parents, teachers, siblings, and church leaders. Since then I have gained a testimony for myself. It's centered on Jesus Christ. His life provides us with a perfect example of how we should be. We are here on this earth because God knows of the potential we have. Thanks to Christ's Atonement we can repent of our sins and be made clean, recognize our weaknesses and become better, and learn to rely on and trust in the Lord. I'm a Mormon because I've felt the joy that comes from living the gospel. I've read the Book of Mormon and know it is true. I know the promises made by ancient and modern day prophets are true. I know God loves us and wants nothing else but incredible joy for us in our lives and throughout eternity.

How I live my faith

As a youth, I worked on planning events for the young people in the local area. My first semester of college I was called to be a Sunday School teacher.

Why don’t women hold the priesthood in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints? How do Mormon women lead in the Church?

Kati Woodhouse
The simple answer to why women do not hold the priesthood is because that is the way the Lord has organized His church. Men and women are equal with the same amount of responsibility. Men are given the priesthood; women are given the power to bear children. This makes it so men and women complement each other. They are equal with different roles to play. Women not having the priesthood is not to say that men are more important than women just as women are not more important than men. Show more Show less