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Hi I'm Kendi.

I grew up in Missouri, am studying Vocal Performance at the U of U, and I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I was born and raised in Missouri with my parents and 3 siblings. When I was 10, my parents adopted 2 children from Russia. I love my family more than anything in this life. I graduated a semester early from high school to go to college in Utah. I am studying music, planning to eventually become a Music Ed major. I enjoying singing, four wheeling and motorcycling and spending time with my family.

Why I am a Mormon

I have always been a member of the LDS Church. My parents raised me to be a good, moral person with strong values and helped me to gain a testimony of my Heavenly Father and Jesus Christ early on in life. I was taught the principles and doctrines of the Church which has helped shape me into the person I am today. I have always believed in Jesus Christ and the Church, but that doesn't go without saying that I've never questioned why I believe as I do. As I have tried to live as a faithful member, I have felt the Lord confirming to me through the Holy Spirit, time and time again throughout my life, that this is His restored Church--the same church Christ established during His ministry while on the Earth. So why am I a Mormon? I am a Mormon today because I truly want and choose to be, not because anyone thinks or tells me I should be. This is my own personal decision because living my life as a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints brings me happiness that no other way can. When I follow the commandments the Lord has given through scripture and prophets, I find true joy. Even though this life isn't easy and at times can be almost too hard to bear, following the Savior and His gospel is what gives me hope for better things tomorrow and in the next life to come.

How I live my faith

I live my faith every day in the things I do and by trying my best to live as Christ lived. Some days I do great, and some days I don't and feel like giving up. However, at the end of the day, I am encouraged to know that with the Lord's help, I can succeed and overcome my weaknesses in this life.