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Hi I'm Challis Debenham

I'm an Alaska girl. I was raised on a dirt bike. I'm serving a mission in Moscow Russia. BYU Coug for life! I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I live in Alaska and I absolutely love to dirt bike, snowmobile, and backcountry ski. I have four younger siblings and we love to play volleyball and basketball together. It can get pretty competitive sometimes! When I'm not outside, I love to play the guitar, piano, and cello. I am currently serving a mission in Moscow, Russia but I will attend BYU Provo when I return.

Why I am a Mormon

I am a Mormon because I believe in hope. If I could describe this gospel in one word I would use hope. This gospel is one of second chances. It helps me to never give up on myself and to know that I can always be improving despite the circumstances I may be in. I know that God is indeed our father and he loves us. He misses us and wants nothing more than to have us return to live with him. I know that Christ came to Earth to atone for our sins and because of Him we are able to repent and return to live with our loving Heavenly Father. I love my brother Jesus Christ and I thank him every day for the sacrifice he made for me.

How I live my faith

I am currently serving a full time mission is Moscow Russia as a volunteer! I love being able to spread joy and hope to the people of Russia and it has been amazing to see how this gospel can bless and impact every life it touches.