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Hi I'm Jenesis Rodriguez

I grew up in suburbs of Baltimore, Maryland. I am a nature lover. I am an outdoor enthusiast. I am a Mormon.

About Me

I am in love with the outdoors! I love kayaking, rock climbing, hiking, slack lining, and camping. Anything that involves getting outside and enjoying the beauty of life is for me. I have two older brothers and a set of loving parents. My Dad is Guatemalan and my Mom is Colombian, so it makes for an interesting mix. My siblings and I grew up speaking both Spanish and English. I attend Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah, where I am studying Political Science. I want to go to Law School and study Human Rights Law. I am currently serving in the California Ventura Mission, where I get to spread this amazing gospel and share it with so many people!

Why I am a Mormon

I am Mormon because I know that Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ love everyone of us and want us to return to live with them someday. I have hope that through the sacrifice that Jesus Christ did for each and every one of us we can truly repent and have the crushing weight of this mortal life lifted off our shoulders. Jesus Christ loves all of us so much. He loves of so much that he knows how each of our challenges, sins, and illnesses that we have in this life feel. When we believe that no one knows how we feel, I have that testimony that there is only one other person that really knows how we feel, and that is Jesus Christ. I love the teachings of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. I know that the same church that was on the earth when Jesus Christ was here has been restored to this earth through the prophet Joseph Smith.I know that the Book of Mormon is true and that we have a living prophet today that guides us in these last days. I am Mormon because I know that it is what is best for me.

How I live my faith

Currently I am full-time missionary in Ventura California! I love this gospel and church so much I want other individuals to learn about it as well. In the past I have been a Sunday School teacher and a chorister for the children. I loved serving in the church and I can see the impact that it has on myself. I strive to be like Christ was and even though I am far from perfect, trying to follow in His footsteps helps me become the person that I want to be.