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Hi I'm Elizabeth Hoyt

I grew up in Southern California. I love ballet. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I have lived in California my whole life with my family. I have danced my whole life and even taught ballet for a few years. I have been attending college for 3 years. Currently I have been called to serve a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. I will be serving in Russia for a year and a half. I am excited for the opportunity to serve the people in Russia and help them to come closer to Christ.

Why I am a Mormon

I was raised in the church and have been a member my whole life. I love the church and the happiness it brings to me and my family. The church has standards and goals that help me strive to be a better person and to help others. I wouldn't be the person I am today without having been raised in the church. I know that the church is true and I have never had any big questions or doubts about it. I have prayed about the church and the Book of Mormon and know that it is true. I know that you can't just pray about it one time and count on that to last you the rest of your life. I know that each time I read the Book of Mormon it is another confirmation to me that it is true. I know that the Lord hears and answers our prayers like He did in the Biblical days. I know that when the young Joseph Smith prayed to know which church was true, Heavenly Father answered him and gave him the authority to restore the Church on the earth again. I know that Heavenly Father loves each of His children and wants all of us to strive to be our best and return to live with Him again. I know that Christ atoned for all the sins of the world and that we can come to Him in prayer and ask for forgiveness. He wants to help us and wants us to come for him for help. I love being a member of the church because we are not only able to strive to come unto Christ, but also to help others.

How I live my faith

I love attending church and participating in church duties. I love the opportunity we have to teach and learn from each other. I have been able to serve in many ways, especially when I was up at college. I got to help be a friend to those living in my dorm. I was in charge of making sure everyone felt cared about on their birthday. I also was able to help plan activities, where people could all get together and make new friends. Now I am going to be going to Russia and serving the people there. Not only will I be able to share my knowledge of the church with them, but help them in any way that I can.