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Hi I'm Rachelle

I am a missionary. I am a musician. I am a Latter-day Saint.

About Me

I have been singing since I could talk, and performing since I was 8. I love musical theatre and plays. I majored in music for my first year of college. I am the youngest child of 6 with five older brothers. I love rock climbing, am a novice slackliner, and am always up for an adventure! I am currently serving in the California Sacramento mission!

Why I am a Mormon

I was born into a family that were all members of the LDS Church. When I was 8 years old I made the decision to be baptized and confirmed a member myself. I am a Latter-day Saint because it gives me a direction in life. In the LDS Church we believe we are here on Earth as part of an eternal Plan, and through this Plan we believe we can become like God, our Heavenly Father. I truly believe God loves each and every one of us and knows each of us perfectly, with a perfect understanding of our circumstances and personalities. Heavenly Father sent His Only Begotten Son, Jesus Christ, to suffer for the effects of the Fall of Adam and Eve and make it so we can be with Him again. Jesus Christ is our elder brother, and He truly knows our circumstances, for I believe he has felt everything we have ever felt. He has felt the fear of a single parent who just lost their job; the frustration of having a physical or mental disability; the suffering of betrayal; the remorse when we have sinned. Because of Him I know there is always someone I can turn to when I need help, someone who will always understand me, and will always love me regardless of what I have done.

How I live my faith

I play piano and sing in my ward. I agree wholeheartedly with the saying "Where words fail, music speaks." I feel there is a power that music holds that goes far beyond anything words can convey. I believe that through music the Holy Ghost can speak to anyone, regardless of background, language, education, or belief. When I have the opportunity to share my talents with others I feel that is the greatest way I can share my testimony and beliefs with others.