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Hi I'm Leilani Hansen

My name is Leilani Hansen and I am a Collegiate basketball player. I am a Mormon

About Me

Hi my name is Leilani, and I love basketball. I have been playing basketball since I was in the fourth grade and I have continued to love the game and learn from a lot of it. After High school I had to opportunity to continue playing basketball and continue my education at a College in Washington called Big Bend, then I transferred and played at Southern Virginia University. Other than basketball I love to travel, hike, try new things, and meet new people! I love to have fun, and hangout, and see some cool places!

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I can have peace in my life through Jesus Christ. In my life there has been many times where I felt alone, sad, and depressed. Things in my life were not going well, like my parents got divorced, I didn't have any friends, and living with my mom she didn't have enough money to take care of us. Going through this has made me sad and depressed, but it wasn't until I went to church and started reading the Book of Mormon that I came to know our Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ. Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ love us so much and through Christ's Atonement we can overcome trials and have peace. I know that if it wasn't through Christ's Atonement I would not be able to overcome anything. Heavenly Father loves us so much and this gospel has brought a lot of peace and happiness into my life.

How I live my faith

I live my faith by going to church every Sunday. I love to hear what others have to say and the spirit it brings to everyone when they are teaching. I have had the opportunity to be a teacher and as a teach I love feeling what the spirit has to bring to the lesson. I love going to Family Home evening in the Single's ward because there I get to know other members and we just have a great time! I also live my faith by reading out of the Book of Mormon every day. As I read I keep learning as well, and I come to know that this church is true. Doing these things has brought a bright light into my life and has made me so happy!