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Hi I'm Jacob Preciado

Grew up in California all my life. I love sports and music! I am called to serve as a missionary in Kobe, Japan. I'm a Mormon

About Me

My name is Jacob. I'm apart of a family of six kids, two brothers and three sisters. I've grown up being active all the time and doing what any other ordinary kid does! I love sports, love being outside and being active. I've played football for 9 years. I LOVE to draw, its something I've been doing for as long as I can remember. Of course I love playing video games, and love to serve others. I am an eagle scout in the BSA program. Recently began learning to play the Ocarina, a Japanese flute style instrument. I am currently serving as a missionary for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in the Japan, Kobe mission. I've been a member of the church my whole life, and serving a mission is something I've always wanted to do because making other people happy and helping them find joy in any way is what makes me happy! Upon my return, I plan on entering into the Medical Field.

Why I am a Mormon

I was born into the church and was baptized at the age of 8. I grew up in primary learning the simple gospel principles we believe in. One thing I've always remembered my entire life is the love and spirit I feel that comes from this gospel. When I was young I enjoyed going to church and being a member because I knew it was the right thing to do, and because I just felt good. Now that I've grown up, I have gained a true testimony of the Gospel and can now understand the principles and teachings of why I always feel the way I do and have the spirit with me. It has truly been a blessing and has given me a sense of peace and purpose in this life here on earth.

How I live my faith

I exercise my faith by attending church every Sunday and partaking of the sacrament, read the scriptures often, and I always pray to my Heavenly Father for guidance. I always try and make right choices, and do the right things, so that I can always have the spirit with me at all times. I have decided to put my life on hold and serve our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, and the people of Japan on a 2 year volunteer mission where I can teach others about Christ and help change their lives. One thing I've learned growing up, is that we always have someone watching us; a friend, brother, sister, or even a stranger to you whether we know it or not. That is why it is important to me to always strive to be the best example I can be to those around me. It just might influence and change someones life! One thing you should know about me, is that I love our Savior, Jesus Christ. He is the only person who has ever walked this earth, and lived a perfect life. He is the prime example that each of us should strive to follow. Someone who is full of love, charity, and respect. I live my faith by striving to be like him. By living by his example and following his footsteps.