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Hi I'm Anjellica Jarrett

I am from California, and did not grow up religious, but now I am a Mormon.

About Me

I'm from Ukiah California. I converted to the LDS church in 2012 at 17 years old. I am the only member in my family. I served a mission in Iowa. Now I live in Utah. I am a wife. I love the outdoors. My husband and I love to stay active and workout. I plan on going to cosmetology school to become a cosmetologist. I can't wait to be a mother so I can give my children a life I never had growing up.

Why I am a Mormon

Well I know what it's like to live without faith in Jesus Christ. When I was introduced to the church I lived with an inactive/recent convert family for a little while. During that time, missionaries came to check on the family to see how they were doing. The missionaries invited me to go to church to check it out because I didn't know much about Mormons. When I went for the first time, I remember LOVING every minute of it. I loved the spirit that I felt there, and how everyone was so nice. This really stuck out to me because I didn't have the ideal life growing up. I didn't have a loving family. So when everyone showed that they actually cared for me, I wanted to keep coming back. I also noticed how everyone was always so happy. I wanted that. So the missionaries started teaching me. Everything they taught just made sense! When I truly prayed with real intent, I felt Gods love for me and I felt that this was the true church. I was going through rough things with my family due to many years of abuse growing up, I didn't have hope and I was not happy. But I noticed that I was happier even when I was going through those trials. The missionaries found me the day that I wanted to end my life but because of the difference the gospel made in my life I decided to be baptized and it was the best decision I have ever made. I served a mission because I have been so blessed and so much happier, and know that this is the one and only true church on the earth. This is truly the Gospel that Jesus Christ taught and this is Gods plan for all of us so we can return to live with him. It is a plan to be with our families for eternity. So if you ever wonder if God even cares or is aware of you, I promise that he is. Even if you feel alone and don't realize that he’s there. Heavenly Father cares and loves each of us so much. You can find out for yourself by asking in sincere prayer if He's real and loves you. That's what I did. I felt his love and I couldn't deny that feeling.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by following the example of our Savior, Jesus Christ. He sacrificed everything for us and is the perfect example of who to become. Jesus Christ helps me to live and endure on a day-to-day basis and I am nothing without Him. I know that through His grace and Atonement, we can ultimately return to our Father in Heaven someday and live with our families forever.