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Hi I'm Dakota Sheperd

I'm the oldest of 4, an artist studying animation at BYU, a LDS Missionary, and i'm a Mormon.

About Me

I love anything crafty! I applied for BYU not only because of the amazing campus, wonderful spirit, and lovely people. BYU has a great animation program. Being able to create thing helps me feel closer to my Hevenly Father, and I am so grateful for the artistic talent and body he has given me so that I can create things.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born into the church. My grandparents on both sides were converts, but for me i have lived this all my life. Its not always easy doing whats right, you have to decide for yourself what you believe. Pray to your Father in Heaven. He loves you so much. Christ Loves you so much. You never have to be afraid or alone. I know this is true. I prayed and I felt it, and it changed my life.

How I live my faith

At school i was Visiting Teaching Coordinator FHE "mom" and (my favorite) Family History/ Indexing and Temple Co-chair. If you haven't tried Indexing or Family History you should. The blessings are incredible and it is actually a lot of fun. The Temple is the house of the lord Visit it all you can. I never planed to serve a mission until i got my Patriartical Blessing. After that I knew I needed to. March 19th 2014 I leave to serve for 18 months in San Diego California. I know this is what the Lord wants me to do and altho it won't be easy I know with His help, I can do it!