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Hi I'm Raela Alofipo

I was raised not knowing the gospel much. I have been assigned to labour in the Australia Melbourne Mission. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

If I was to start writing about myself I have to start by saying,I really love my family. I am one of 6 kids to my mum and dad. Thankfully, I am blessed enough to still have my parents together. Others have it worse off than us, and so I'm very grateful for my small/biggish family. As for my favourite things to do, I guess I can definitely say I really really really love to meet new people. I love meeting strangers and making them my friends. I love being open about myself to others. Sharing my experiences and my life and just the random things I learn. I'd call that my favourite hobby because sharing things and learning in return is one of the most rewarding things I literally do everyday. Whether it be someone sitting on the street or maybe a family member, talking and connecting to people is just my favourite thing to do.

Why I am a Mormon

I choose to be a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, because I know I am only truly happy, with the teachings the Gospel gives me and my family.

How I live my faith

I try my best to serve in any way I can. I enjoy the massive "Service Project" initiatives of which all my fellow Latter-day Saints come together to help build, garden or even restore some part of my community. Within the church of which I attend, I am able to do something called Visiting Teaching. In really simple terms, Visiting Teaching is me and a companion of which I have, being given specific female members to Visit. Me and my companion would not just see her and walk away, but will simply call or visit our lovely Sisters home and visit their homes, talk with them, triumph with them, cry with them, laugh with them. So just hang out. And ask by the end of our discussions if we, as a teaching and visiting unit, can help her or her family in any way. I love visiting teaching as it truly is a fantastic way to come to know and come to love the sisters within the congregation I meet with.