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Hi I'm Laura Pyrah

I am from Shelley Idaho. I love being outdoors and being with my family. I am a Mormon.

About Me

I love anything that has to do with being active. I love sports. I love to watch them and play them. I have always been involved with activities or sports in school and I enjoy it because it gives me a change to be social and have a lot of fun. I just got done with my first year at BYU-Idaho and I loved every minute of it. I am currently at home preparing for my mission. I have been called to serve in the Alabama Birmingham Mission. I report August 5th 2015. I am beyond excited to go and share the message of a restored gospel to those who need to feel the love of the Savior the most. I love my family, the gospel, and my Savior.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because of the joy I feel in my life when I choose to live the gospel fully. I see a difference when I am choosing the right and when I choose the wrong. I am far happier when I do something that can bring the spirit of Christ into my life more. I am a Mormon because of the guidelines that the church has, I feel that they are there to protect me. I always feel good when I say my prayers and I know that Heavenly Father is listening to me. The biggest thing for me is having the knowledge that my father in heaven knows me and loves me and that I am a child of god. I also love having the knowledge that families can be together forever and that it doesn't just have to be until death do we part. Families are eternal. That is why I am a Mormon.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by going to church and being active in participating during lessons. I have taught many lessons before and given talks that have helped me as a person to grow spiritually and hopefully have helped others to be motivated to be more like Christ. I try to reach out as much as possible to those who need help. Even if those people just need a friendly hello I want to do my best to be that person. I read the Book of Mormon everyday to draw closer to the Savior and learn his teachings. There are so many great scriptures that I have read while studying that give me strength when I need it the most. I know the Savior talks to us through the scriptures. He wants us to search for answers to prayers by using them. Its such a blessing to me in my life, its a lot like a road map that I can follow if I am struggling.