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Hi I'm Brianna

I'm a freshman in college. I was the "Miss" representative of my city and track team captain at my high school. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

First off, I am a mutt! I was born with both Korean and Caucasian blood. I am a huge fan of Korean dramas and anime. I love to sing! As a child my siblings and I had incredible imaginations and spent our days running around outside, living in our adventures. From these games we created stories and I developed a deep love of reading, writing and drawing. I love peanut butter! My three favorite colors are purple, green and sparkles. I love Star Wars and Lord of the Rings. During high school I was very involved. I ran for student office and although I did not make it the experience was great. I was a sprinter; running the 200 and 400 meter dash starting Junior year and I became the team captain senior year. When I was 17 I decided to enter the city pageant in order to get a scholarship that came with it. To my surprise I was successful and spent the next year doing service for my community. I was accepted to a university and I want to become a labor and delivery nurse. My mom said that ever since I was a baby I was obsessed with them, and that still holds true today. I have dreams of doing great things in this life. Dreams of success and accomplishment. But for me the greatest pinnacle of joy and glory I will ever achieve is becoming a mother. That is my most magnificent dream and will become my most notable accomplishment.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born into the church and taught the principles of the Gospel from an early age. Even being raised by an LDS family, a testimony is something I had to develop for myself. The difference is tangible when I have lived by the standards of the church versus the trends of the world. I have felt such great joy and seen real miracles, great and small in my life. What helps me get through my most difficult trials and heartbreaking experiences is the knowledge that I have gained through the gospel. I find comfort when I am sad and answers when I am lost. I know that my savior loves me because I have felt his love. There have been too many wonderful things in my life to attribute to mere coincidence. I live and learn through the church. I am happy.

How I live my faith

Every week I wake up on Sunday ready to attend church. I study my scriptures and pray daily for guidance and strength. Something my mother always says to me as I am walking out the door is, "Let your light shine!" It's just a simple thing, but after hearing it so much it makes me think more about my actions throughout the day. I try to live my life in a way that I wouldn't be ashamed of. I have grown up believing that you share what you love. Just like you would like a friend to taste your favorite food or watch your favorite movie, I feel the same about the gospel. It has made me immeasurably happy in so many ways that I want others to be a part of it and feel the same joy as I do. Because of this conviction I want to share what I know with others.

Do you really believe there is a prophet like Moses alive today?

When I think about God and his prophets I think about parents and their children. All parents want for their children is for them to grow up and live happy lives. Parents have had more experience than their children and as such they have wisdom that their precious babes may lack. How I like to think about modern prophets and revelation is this: A couple has their first child and because they love him so much they talk to that child and teach him and guide him on his way. As more children are born they do the same thing for them. One day a man comes up to them and asks, did you teach and direct your oldest child? The couple responds, "Why yes of course." The man nods his head in approval. "How about the rest of your children? Did you teach them as well?" The couple nods and says, "Yes we did." The man looks at them in astonishment, "What? You talk to your other children, not just the one that was born first?" The couple answers a little shocked, "Of course we did! We still do. We love our children, why would we stop talking to them?" As shown in this example, I believe that God loves his children. Because he loves us all dearly and equally I can't bring myself to accept that he would just talk to those who were born first and then just toss the rest of us aside and say, "Good luck!" God speaks to us personally and gives revelation for the church to our living prophet who he works through to guide us today. I know this to be true. Show more Show less