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Hi I'm Sabrina

I'm a harpist, a mother, and a Mormon.

About Me

I grew up in Idaho, the middle child of a large family. I graduated from college in Accounting, then worked as an accountant for several universities. I learned to play the piano from my mother at a young age, then picked up the harp and organ later. I love classical music; there is so much good, uplifting music that is so inspiring. I lived in Slovenia as a missionary for a year and a half, and learned Slovenian. I still enjoy using that language often and speaking it with my husband and children and Slovene friends. I was so blessed to find a tender, kind, wonderful husband. We have three beautiful children. I quit my job so that I could stay home with our children and I love being a mom! I enjoy playing the piano and harp, blue skies and sunshine.

Why I am a Mormon

My parents taught me as a child that God is always there for me and He loves me, and as I've become older, I've found that this is true. Life is too difficult to manage on your own. Even when things are good, I've found that life is so much sweeter when you recognize God and his dealings in your life. Everyone has to decide for themselves whether to believe or not. I think I finally realized what that meant when I was entering college and making a lot of decisions for myself and my future. I found that as I relied on God for direction, I had heavenly help - miracles even - in all aspects of my life. I came to understand that God cares what happens to me, He cares what I do and where I go, how I'm feeling, when I have pain or sorrow or joy. I know that without our Savior Jesus Christ, there would be no hope in this world. With Christ, we have hope - hope for peace, joy, love, being with our families forever, and healing in whatever way we need it. I know this is true. I love my heavenly Father and my Savior. I want to be what they want me to be. And I know that I will be most happy by following Christ's teachings and commandments. Only then can I have this peace and hope given by the Savior.

How I live my faith

I know that God wants us to develop Christlike attributes, and we do that best by practicing on each other. I think that serving others helps us to love them more and also opens our eyes to see our own blessings. I try to be patient with my children and husband, and be content with what I have. I think it's the small things that make the biggest difference in our relationships with others. With those we love, we make time to talk with them, do activities with them, we think about our time together and we want more. Along the same lines, our relationship with God should be the same; it's the small things, like daily prayer, scripture study, thinking about Him and what we can do for Him and others around us that really draw us closer to God.

Can husband and wife be together forever? Do you believe that families will live together in heaven?

Sabrina
Yes! I think this is the pretty much the whole point of the gospel of Jesus Christ. Everything that we do - keeping the commandments, repenting and becoming better people - leads us to go to the temple and make sacred covenants with God. One of those covenants is eternal marriage. The marriage does not end at death "til death do you part", but lasts for eternity. What a beautiful concept! Heaven would not be heaven without my husband or children. It would not be heaven without the association of my parents and siblings. I just could not be happy separate and apart from them. My husband and I love spending time together and we try to be together as much as we can. When we had our beautiful baby girl, it added a whole new dimension to our love. I hold our children close and tell them how much I love them and they will always be mine. I know that we will always have our relationship and association with each other and with them, and that brings us so much joy. Show more Show less