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Hi I'm Aniela

I am Indonesian. I am a missionary and I love it! I am a Mormon.

About Me

Aloha! I am the oldest of three children and I love to play piano. I love listening to classical music and learning new languages. I am currently serving as a full-time missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Los Angeles, California. I enjoy cooking Indonesian food and making people happy!

Why I am a Mormon

I was born and raised in the church and I am grateful for that. During my teenage years I felt that the Lord's commandments are full of restrictions which prevent me from doing anything fun in my life. But as I learn the counsel of the living prophets, I know that His commandments are given to protect and bless us, and to show His endless love to us. I know that Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ live and they love us dearly. I know that He will be there for us. I am grateful for the Book of Mormon. As I pray and ponder its teaching, I am able to feel His love as it guides us what to do to become more like Him. I am grateful for the temples in all around the world as the ordinances performed inside enable my family to be together forever.

How I live my faith

I have been playing piano for Sunday meetings since I was 12 years old. Because back in the days, there was no pianist in our branch in Indonesia, so I am so happy to serve the Lord by providing beautiful music and helping others feel the Spirit as they praise the Lord. I also love to pray to Heavenly Father. It is one of my favorite moment in a day. Whenever I pray, I always have a peaceful feeling in my heart because I know that He is there and listens to my prayer. He always watches over me and wants me to succeed. Even though I have a hard and rough time, I know that He will provide a way for me to overcome it. I have faith that with God, everything is possible. I am living my faith by sharing the Gospel! As a missionary, I invite others to come unto Christ by helping them receive the restored Gospel. I have felt joy and blessings that come from living the Gospel so I want others to feel the same joy and happiness! Being a missionary is so amazing. I get to love and serve people and see them as God's precious children. It strengthens my testimony and I get to witness miracles that happen whenever I put my trust in our Savior.