If He can answer prayers to help you find missing car keys, He surely can help you understand who it is that you should marry. I want to serve a mission in my old age with my husband. I feel very discouraged. Great questions, and a terrific answer, Joanna. At best they just try to include you in the community, and at worst you are constantly told that you'll be welcome "when you're ready. No easy answers here. You must either really love blue balls, or else she is not a real deal Mormon girl.
It broke my shelf, we left as an entire family, and our marriage is better than ever. If she can see that YOU are what is important in the relationship, not what you or she believes, ya'll have a chance. This can be a good way to learn more about your personalities. Having said that I'm not looking to get married any time soon, so no. I wouldnt encourage my kids to date a mormon. He later converted to her faith and was called to be a temple sealer. I wish I had not ignored the signs whiles we dated but now I am out of energy. Jack is right about the demographics. Then you might want to talk about all the things her church requires.
He may never want anything to do with Mormons or the church again. My next serious boyfriend was raised Methodist but considered himself non-denominational Christian and people would comment on that instead of his character. This is the type of doctrine that Joseph rejected and so have the leaders of the church. Welcome to the future. I am coming to the belief that the quality individuals in medicine are the self and family sacrificing ones, truly dedicated to their profession. We might not always like the way some priesthood holders act, but to disparage the priesthood is not being responsible. Ultimately we broke up. There are many great and wonderful people in the church, and the real evil about the church is that it harms those great and wonderful people. So I want to know, if you woud have been given the option to take a totally different path and have a fresh start, would you have taken it?.
Yes; I suppose if each of us believe the other is brainwashed, there's going to be major problems later on. I'm still holding on and willing to wait for "Better days" with him after his residency. He was not a prominent man in the church. I've done the pre-med, med school, residency, etc. I don't think I could let that happen. But daughter and I agreed that this teaching was unhealthy.