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Hi I'm Victoria Mikkelson

I grew up in Utah. I love hiking and being outdoors. I love to read books. I want to be a Geologist. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I love superheros and consider myself a geek. I like to spend my time with my family and friends, watching Disney movies, serving others, reading, dancing, hiking, being outdoors, and learning about the Gospel. Right now I am serving an LDS mission in the California Oakland/San Francisco area. I also spend time serving in the Oakland Temple Visitors Center. I love dogs, especially my weimeraner named Cinder. I love watching sports, especially football and basketball. I like How to Train Your Dragon, Harry Potter, and Disney. Rainy days are my favorite. I've gone river rafting down the Salmon river and love going on adventures. The restored gospel of Jesus Christ is the center of my life. I strive every day to become more like Jesus Christ.

Why I am a Mormon

I believe that the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is the true church of God. I am a member because I have been converted to living a life in line with the teachings of Jesus Christ. I know He lives! I live my life following God's commandments so I can have the Spirit with me at all times, helping me and guiding me to make correct choices and letting me know the will of God. I listen and read the words of past and modern day prophets to know what God would have me do. I try my hardest to follow God's commandments, but when I make a mistake, I atone for my sins. My repentance was made possible by Jesus Christ's sacrifice in the Garden of Gethsemane. Because of His atonement, I know I can be forgiven of my sins and be able to return to God's presence after I die. I love to read the scriptures. The Book of Mormon is true. Living by it's precepts has brought me closer to my Heavenly Father. I know that Joseph Smith restored the true gospel on the earth. I know that he was a prophet of God. We have a living prophet and apostles on the earth today. They tells us what God wants us to hear and understand. The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is the true church. I know it, I live it, and I love it!

How I live my faith

I serve the Lord by spreading the restored gospel of Jesus Christ to the people in California. I am a missionary of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and my purpose is to help other's come unto Christ by learning and following His teachings. I do service for others to help them and also teach others about Mormon Temples and what we do there in the temple visitor's center.