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Hi I'm Sarah Mize

I am a wife and I am a mother of three boys. I love going on culinary adventures. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I have been married for a little over 8 years and I have three amazing children. My family brings me a lot of joy. I love baking, babysitting, massage therapy and adventuring in Oregon. I was born and raised Mormon in NW Ohio. I feel I have been richly blessed.

Why I am a Mormon

I was raised in the LDS Faith. I remember sitting in Primary as a child, listening to a lesson about the pre-mortal life. They told me that before my birth, I lived in Heaven with Heavenly Father and my spirit brothers and sisters. In my heart I knew that was true, it is as if I had never heard anything more true in my life. Today, so many years later, I still know it. The Holy Spirit continually testifies to me that the doctrines of this church are true and it is joyous to my soul. There are so many questions that receive their answers in this gospel. I am Mormon because I know this church is true and it fills my heart with joy, peace, light, strength and love.

How I live my faith

I read my scriptures every day. I pray. I serve my friends. I love my family. I strive to make my home a place of peace and beauty where the Spirit of the Lord is felt. I teach my children they are loved and so special to me. I didn't always read my scriptures daily. Now that I do, I feel more capable and more motivated to be better and I feel my eyes are more open to see God's hand in my life and his desires for me and I understand more profoundly the Love he has for me. The scriptures and doctrines of the Church of Jesus Christ are ingrained with the love of God, our Heavenly Father. When you read the words with an open heart (yearning for understanding), your heart will be filled with love and light.

Why do Mormons perform proxy baptisms in their temples?

Sarah Mize
In John 3:5, it says, "Except a man be born of water and of the Spirit, he cannot enter into the kingdom of heaven." If that is true, then what about those who never even had the chance to know of Christ, much less be baptized in his name? What about innocent children who maybe had not the option nor the consciousness to be baptized before they passed from this life? I testify that God loves them, for they are his precious children. He has prepared a way that all people can learn of Him and His son Jesus Christ and receive the ordinances (if they so choose to accept the work that has been done for them here on Earth) so that they can be wrapped eternally in the arms of His love in Heaven. Show more Show less