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Hi I'm Mellissa Laisnez

I grew up in Utah, I love to sing, I love the gospel, and I'm a Mormon!

About Me

I am a emerging adult who just finished my first year of college. Right now I am studying Choral Music Education, because I really love to teach and sing. Music is my passion I love anything and everything music related. My hobbies include story telling, drawing, reading, writing, and learning new things. Learning is also a passion of mine, I value knowledge because it is a treasure that will always be mine.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I know that the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints is TRUE! I have had many trials in my life where this has been proven to me. I know that Heavenly Father answers my prayers and I know that what this church teaches is unique. Specifically that families can be together for eternity. That statement has always helped me to endure to the end. Also I know that the power of the priesthood is real, miracles can happen through the power of a priesthood blessing.

How I live my faith

I live my faith with strength and endurance. I love my Heavenly Father and I try to live my life following the example of his son Jesus Christ. This means that I follow the commandments, show kindness, give service, and smile! :) I also attend my church meetings and fulfill the callings that I am given.

Do Mormons worship Joseph Smith?

Mellissa Laisnez
We have a great respect for Joseph Smith, but we do not worship him. We are a Christian based church and we worship Jesus Christ. Joseph Smith was the key to restoring Jesus Christ's original church upon the earth after we faced a great apostasy; which is a time period where the power and authority of God (the Priesthood) was lost from the earth after the death of Christ. For more information search the Restoration of the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Show more Show less