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Hi I'm Cassidy Thomas

I'm Cass! I love Water Polo, Swimming, Music, and Smiling. Most importantly I am a Mormon!

About Me

I was born in North Carolina, moved to Florida when I was about 6, then moved to Utah when I was 11. Music was all around my home as a child so it was introduced to me at a very young age. I started playing the piano and singing. I moved more into percussion and focused on playing the marimba. It's basically a giant xylophone. I swam and played water polo for good part of my life. I'm quite the fish, If I'm not playing an instrument you can find me in the water! Also being an awkward dancer is my specialty. I am the youngest of four children. With two older brothers and a older sister, so teasing me came easily. As a result of being teased I learned to brush things off and to change my sad attitude quickly into a happy one. Being happy is my specialty. My parents have been the foundation of our family, they have both supported each of us kids with our lives. They always made sure to share with us how important the gospel is to them.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born into the Church, but it doesn't mean that I didn't have my own conversion. Christ has a huge importance in our life today. Sooner or later, all of us will need the Savior. We all make mistakes we cannot fix, experience losses we cannot recover, and face pains, persecution, tragedies, burdens, and disappointments we cannot handle alone. We feel that no one understands, or no one knows what it's like. But Christ knows and He has felt the burdens of every one of his children. He has perfect empathy and can extend to us His arm of mercy. We must look back and have gratitude for what we have been given, so we can choose to be happier. As we live our lives with faith by being positive and happy each day, we start to see more of the little things Christ has given us. He has given us the perfect gift of the atonement, which makes repentance possible. When we stumble and fall, Satan wants us to think we’re not good enough to get up and get back on the right path. But I know because of personal revelation that I prayed for and recieved that we ALL are good enough to be brought back up. Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ raises up to stand up tall. He is the one I can constantly go to just to talk to. Because he always has free time. Let me tell you I am such a chatty person and when I start talking to him, it is really hard to stop. Christ is one who knows me waayy more than I know myself. And it's unfathomable to know that he know each and every one of us in a same deep personal level. He knows our name, our favorite color, our least favorite food. Yes he knows it all! Which makes talking to him so much easier. Through the gift of prayer that Christ has given us. We are able to speak directly to him. With him we are never alone, He is there for us, and He will help us through all things. Heavenly Father, Jesus Christ and The Holy Ghost have unwavering love for each and every one of us.

How I live my faith

I absolutely love to talk to people and visit with others. I couldn't have a better church calling! With my calling I get the opportunity to visit other sisters in our ward. I get to talk with them and see how they are doing in school, work and family life. I also get to share a message that the church wants us to discuss. I love visiting others and serving them in any way I can. I try to live by being positive and happy each day. Even though I go through trials and struggles, when I look back and have gratitude for what I have been given, I'm happier. I attend my church meetings every Sunday. I am able to feel the Spirit and be reminded of the promises I've made with my Heavenly Father when I do attend church. I also have had the pleasure to help my parents do sacrament meeting at an assisted living center. The residents are so sweet and you can always feel the spirit there. Even though some the residents might not always remember me, they are still so eager to visit and share their life experiences. I am always there to listen to their stories. It is amazing to see that even though in their golden years, they are dedicated to the gospel, which is so inspiring. As I diligently study the Book of Mormon, listen to the teaching of the of the prophet Thomas S. Monson, and other authorities, I stay anchored to this Church.