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Hi I'm Lavanya Botcha

I am a #Doglover, #naturelover #bibliophile Love my family! They are the best!😗💞 Benedict Cumberbatch is my favorite !❤❤

About Me

I love my family❤❤❤ I love Singing! 🎤😉 .I am serving in temple square,utah as a missionary of The church of Jesus Christ of latter day saints.I love gardening,I love helping people!😊.I love studying novels and investigations .Sherlock Holmes series have always been and will be my favourite set of books and movies. I love nature and wildlife💓💓. I love myself!!!🌎🌏#livelaughlove!❤❤

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon!! This sentence become a cherishing moment for me after i got baptised in this true church.It is fascinating to know the history of the book of Mormon,the prophet Joseph smith,the restoration,the revelations...this whole Dispensation !! I have a very strong testimony that the Book of Mormon is a testament of god !!It testifies of Christ ..!! I went to a different church in my childhood,later as a family we came to know about the church of Jesus Christ of later day saints. I never knew how do we feel the holy ghost earlier .But the moment i prayed trying to know if the gospel is true or not , i felt the spirit so strong. And this happens only if we pray with a real intent in our heart even as prophet Moroni said '' if we ask with a sincere heart,with real intent,having faith in Christ '' we will receive the answer. I feel that prayer and Scripture study are the two things that have the power to do miracles.All i would suggest is even if you have a doubt or you need a help- PRAY. !! I really know that this is the restored church with the same power and authority that Christ had while he was on this earth.

How I live my faith

I Love the gospel and I would never leave an opportunity to prove that i am a child of god.As i served in my ward I taught primary, and youngsters few classes where I helped them understand the divine purpose of god and his plan.I gained a strong testimony by teaching them .So I have learned through teaching !! while I was Called as Young women Counsellor i had the opportunity to plan the events and organise ,I am really grateful for that opportunity because i have learned a skill of organising in an orderly manner which helped me in my education!! Attending the church helped me become a better person day by day!! I am really happy about the everyday challenges we meet in our life because they give us opportunity to prove our faith to our father in heaven and the lord Jesus Christ. As we know Faith without works is dead.!!

Do Mormons only help Mormons?

Lavanya Botcha
Not at all!! We believe that all of us are children of God and so we are brothers and sisters. We reach out to as many people as we can because the Lord uses all of us to help our fellow brothers and sisters. I have seen the church reach out to many people from different Faiths. It was a pleasure to be a part of the church and help those in need. In fact there is a scripture in the Book of Mormon in Mosiah 2:17 "When ye are the service of your fellow beings you are only in the service of your God." It motivates us to be good and do good. Show more Show less