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Hi I'm Merrily Despain

I grew up in Oregon. I graduated from BYU in music. I'm a homemaker and I'm a Mormon

About Me

I am a mother of 5 children all grown and married. I have 15 grandchildren that I adore. I enjoy sewing for them. I also like to knit and crochet. I graduated from BYU in music and I do play the piano and sing. I also enjoy playing card games and board games with family and friends

Why I am a Mormon

I am a member of The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints "Mormon", because I want to follow Jesus's example. I know the Book Of Mormon is another testament of Jesus Christ. I have read it and prayed to my Heavenly Father and received my answer that it is true. It has helped me so much in my life. It has helped me in raising my family to be good people in society and respectful of others. I know the Savior knows me and loves me and died on the cross and was resurrected so that I can repent of my sins and be forgiven. I know this Gospel is true and want my life to be like the Savior. I want to show love and charity to others as the Savior did. I know this to be true and invite you to come unto Christ. Your life will be changed forever as mine has.

How I live my faith

My main focus is in music.I play the piano and organ in my ward, lead the choir, and any other music that is needed. I have taught and been a leader of the young women. We planed many activities and camps for them. I enjoy visiting and helping when needed the sisters in our ward.