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Hi I'm Christine

I'm an artist who grew up in Montana, and a covert to the LDS Church. I love eating food and playing volleyball. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I grew up in a break-off branch of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. In this religion, many of the same principals were taught such as the importance of the Book of Mormon and our Savior's love. Other things were either misunderstood or taught incorrectly. Because I gained a testimony of the Book of Mormon at a very young age I became very confused about which religion was true and where I belonged. Some people say, "if you know that the Book of Mormon is true, then you know the rest is all true too." This familiar-to-me saying resulted in a lot of confusion in my life. I tried very hard to be faithful and build God's Kingdom and so when I finally realized that I could no longer follow the church I was born into, I began to question my testimony of the Book of Mormon and of prayer and many other things that I had also always believed to be true. It was hard to go forward from there. When the missionaries first began teaching me I did not feel open to receiving their message. After a year or two of striving to find the Lord's will for me, I received a powerful prompting to go forward in faith and be baptized. This was a horrifying thought for me at the time, but it is the best thing I have ever done! I had the desire to follow Good whatever His plan for me. I have since received many witnesses and confirmations in my mind that I made the right decision that day.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because each day my life is more full because of the gift of the Gospel. I have the opportunity to build a wonderful relationship with my dear Father in Heaven and I draw closer to him everyday through prayer and reading His words. I love that guy so much and what He did for me and I'm ready to show Him my love through my service to His children. I have been given so much.

How I live my faith

Since receiving my own personal revelation and council from the Holy Spirit to go forth in faith, I have strived to apply this council to other areas of my life. I am now going to serve my Lord as a missionary in the Utica New York Mission where I will have the opportunity to share with others the gift that I have received and to return some of the enormous love that the Lord has shown me by preaching His word to His beloved children.