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Hi I'm Jessica Ripa

I was raised in Texas. I'm a lover of music. I'm an adventurer. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I am the youngest of ten children, I am studying English Education with a minor in TESOL at BYU Idaho. I love music with all my heart I love singing and playing the guitar. I love being outside, hiking, biking, tree climbing you name it. I love learning about other cultures, I have a passion for traveling to places that to me are so unfamiliar but to others, it's all they've ever known, it's home.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints because I know it is the only church with the whole truth. I know that because one day I folded my arms in earnest prayer to know if this church was Christ's church, and I received an answer that it was. I continue to follow Christ's gospel because of my love for Him and for my Father in Heaven, I want to do all I can to go back home with them one day.

How I live my faith

At the moment I am a full time missionary, my purpose for the next year and a half is to bring others closer to Jesus Christ. I live my faith everyday, at all times, in all the small things like saying daily prayers and reading my scriptures everyday. I am constantly striving to be the best person I can be, to be more like my Savior Jesus Christ. I know that by reading the Book of Mormon I can continue to grow to be the best person I can. By reading and saying prayers I keep my connection with my Heavenly Father strong.