My parents have taught me and instilled in me the principles of christianity. They ensured that I knew what it meant to be a follower of Christ.
These values were taught and shown to my sister and I throughout our childhoods
When I was eight years old I was baptized on a Sunday morning at my church
This is when I publicly said that I believed in and trusted in Jesus to save me
Throughout middle and high school learned more and more about what it meant to follow Christ. My faith grew through different small groups and bible studies I was a part of.
Up until I went to college my faith was directly related to my parents faith. When I left home, I had to re-figure out my faith and who I was outside of my parents. I had to find my own community of people to be with and share life with
Since coming to college, I have joined a church and now serve in the worship team for the college ministry on Wednesday nights. I wanted to do this because I wanted every aspect of myself to give glory to God and singing is a big part of who I am.