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Hi I'm Mariah Smart

I am from Phoenix, Arizona. I'm a college student at Brigham Young University-Idaho. I love sports. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am a college student and learning to live on my own. I love sports! I played softball for 11 years and rugby for 3. Music is also a passion of mine. I play the ukulele and piano and I love to sing. My ultimate goal is to be a mother and have a family one day. I love the gospel and the blessings and peace I receive from my Heavenly Father.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born into the covenant so I have been a member my whole life. Even though I have always been a member, I had to learn for myself and gain my own testimony. I know that the gospel brings peace and joy. When I am following God's command I am so much happier. I know Jesus Christ is the Savior of the world and even when it is hard to tell, he is always there for us. I believe in priesthood blessings. The priesthood is a way to administer in Christ's name and I know miracles are brought by the power of the priesthood. I know Heavenly Father has a plan for each of his children according to their needs. The Savior knows how to succor His people. And He will. I know that there is a living prophet today that leads and guides the world. I know that Joseph Smith was the prophet of the Restoration. He is my hero. I love this gospel and everything it stands for. It is true.

How I live my faith

My first calling in college is a member of the compassionate service committee and I love it. I love to serve and it is a humbling experience learning to love the people, especially the women, of my ward. It is amazing to feel the love that Heavenly Father feels for his children.