As a matter of fact, you can begin here. Would you rather give up the prospect of being married in the temple, the assurance of children being raised in the church, and parts of Mormon culture for your boyfriend, or a great man for your beliefs. When you make the best choice for you, blessings will follow. The Holy Ghost will testify that it is true. Just remember that you chose one another.
Take the time he actually can give you, and appreciate it. With his busy schedule, all of the household chores laundry, dishes, cooking, grocery shopping, cleaning, bill paying, etc. Anytime he is with me and "our" son he is on call, distracted or "needs" time to watch football and golf. Affection will come and go based on our attitudes, and will not carry through the rough spots в married in the Church or outside. Everyday he asks me, "What are you doing tonight. Mormonism, like many extreme religions, often stunts the growth of its members. We try to make this place a little better than we found it.
Jesus might have seemed like a cute, imaginary playmate at first, but on some level I would have been expecting to help her get over it. Many, many lapsed Mormons catch the true vision of the gospel at some time in their lives and desire to repent and become observant again. She will probably feel persecuted and attacked if you try. I now think that 2 is the only reasonable choice to make, even as a man в staying single my whole life в until and unless I find the woman whom I cannot live without, the woman who is a true companion to me. Rawkcuf, maybe your comment is like your name and intended backwards, but what do you mean by differences between races. But no one can move on to one of the 3 Kingdoms until they accept Christ and totally repent. I know, I know, this is the last thing you want to hear. My spouse really is the most important and I would be nothing without them. I do feel some of the pressure lifting off me in that I can start doing things for myself. The religion rather, and more importantly, the church itself is integral to most mormons' identity.
Living in an interfaith, marriage can be hell. You are commenting using your WordPress. If you and she are not sealed, your children won't be sealed to either of you. My current atheism bothers him a little but as long as we respect each other it's fine. And the nonmember spouse may just put pressure on the member spouse to spend more time with them. There are a great many beliefs I can't condone but most of them are along the lines of gender stereotyping, and how you apply that to your own life obviously varies by individual. It won't be easy. I've been the main parent for 30 years.