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Hi I'm Sarah Smith

I am always up for an adventure, taking every chance I can to experience new things, because I know Christ is with me.

About Me

I have lived across the United States. I was born into the Church and I have been a faithful member for my entire life. I write, sing, draw, and enjoy meeting new people. It's always a joy to me when I am able to share the gospel or answer a question for someone in search of comfort. I am the youngest in my family, and I hope like Nephi to be an example of the believers and go and do as I am commanded.

Why I am a Mormon

I believe in the restored gospel of Jesus Christ. It's amazing to me to see His work being done on Earth in my time and I know that this Church is true. I know that we have a Prophet, like olden times, who sees and hears revelations from God. I thank God every day that I have the scriptures and His influence in my life. I've been to other Churches, sweet with good people, but the feeling is never the same in other churches as it is in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. I've lived across the US, I have been to several different chapels but the Spirit has always been consistent for my church. I never feel unwelcome, I never feel like I'm in a bad place - I only feel that what I'm doing is right and I know from that constant reassurance that this Church is true.

How I live my faith

I am trying really hard to move forward in my knowledge of the Church. I work on my youth program, attend Church regularly, and I pay a full tithe. I contribute whenever I can, with my voice in choirs, my hands in baking, my mind in teaching. I am always ready to give and to learn more with open arms.

Why don’t women hold the priesthood in The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints? How do Mormon women lead in the Church?

Sarah Smith
In high school my best friend, who was not a member, asked me why women didn't hold the Priesthood. I replied to her that it's a man's duty to worthily hold the Priesthood and minister it unto those around him, while a woman is blessed with the immense responsibility of bearing children. We have gifts inherent to our gender specifically for the purpose of motherhood, this is something I could never trade. Our differences from our brethren allows us to aid in the many programs associated with charity, children, and our fellow sisters. Show more Show less