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Hi I'm Elise Trainor Whitby

I grew up in a Corona California. I attend BYU-I. I have 5 brothers and sisters and 3 nephews. I love my family. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I have always considered myself a boring person but ill let you be the judge of that. I grew up in the country of Southern California. I have a great family that actually moved around the corner from the college I now attend. I am studying to be an architect with a minor in Interior design. I want to be able to create homes for families where they can be able to love and teach the gospel. Nature is an awesome. I really like to go hiking and just be active.

Why I am a Mormon

I grew up a Mormon. I was born into a strong LDS family and that is how I've try to stay. I love this gospel. It is so simple yet so complex at the same time.

How I live my faith

I try and participate in all my church activities. Growing up my parents taught us to always be involved in church activities. Since my family is so big we spent every Saturday at the church building cleaning or going to youth activities. As a youth, I never missed a youth activity. I loved spending time with kids that believed in the same things I do. The place I lived in California didn't have a lot of Mormon kids.

Why is family so important to Mormons?

Elise Trainor Whitby
When you look at the church and how it works, It really emphasis the family. Before we came to this Earth we had a family in Heaven. God, our father, and his son Jesus Christ, our Brother. We were sent down to Earth with a family to help us through this life. The Family is central to God's plan for us. We are not always sent down to families with ideal conditions but we can choose to make each day happy and full of love. God loved us So he sent us down into families so we wouldn't have to endure this journey alone. Show more Show less