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Hi I'm Celeste Caldwell

I'm an Arizona native. I'm a daughter, a sister, a wife and a Mom who loves to smile and laugh. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I grew up in Gilbert Arizona. I have 2 brothers and 2 sisters. I was part of a "lake" family. We LOVED to play at the lake. Waterskiing and wake boarding were some of my favorite memories as a child/teenager. I also, am a fan of softball. I played on several city leagues from when I was a little girl and even when I was single. I loved being involved in fun activities. I met my husband, Kevin in a singles ward in Gilbert. We were married in 2005. We have 3 kids, 2 boys and 1 baby girl. My family is means everything to me. They bring so much joy and happiness.

Why I am a Mormon

I can remember gaining my own testimony of the church when I was a 12 years old. I had the opportunity to attend girls camp with all the other 12-18 year old girls in my ward. In my camp book, it asked us to read a section from the Joseph Smith History in the Book of Mormon about the First Vision. A friend of mine and I went into the woods and found a rock to do our reading. I started off with a prayer and then read the section. I remember in my prayer asking Heavenly Father to let me know if what I was reading was true. I was overcome with the warmest feeling and and I just knew at that moment that what I read was true. That Joseph Smith was a prophet of God and that he did restore the gospel. I know that Jesus Christ and Heavenly Father appeared to the young boy and that he did translate the plates. I know we have a Father in Heaven who loves us and knows us. It brings me great comfort to go to him in prayer and to talk to him about anything I want or need of his help. I have a testimony that families are forever. I have a testimony that Jesus is the Christ.

How I live my faith

I have such a great responsibility in the church to help those in need. I am able to coordinate meals or any other needs for members of the church. We have some who are sick, who may need meals or their house tidied up. I get to arrange for other sisters and myself to go and assist these wonderful people. Christ teaches, "When you are in the service of your fellow beings ye are in the service of your God." I find that giving service brings so much joy to my heart and to those we serve for. Simple acts of kindness go a long way.