But his absence in the spiritual side of my life, and that of my mother, was very hard. He is extremely compassionate. The church really needs to tailor to more partial LDS families, imho. Although I do want a long term relationship and to eventually start a family I am NOT going to give up my dream of becoming a physician. Does it mostly depend on his specialty or just how he prioritizes things.
Helpful way to learn the facts in a fast and funny format. I don't know what to really do to find time to be with him. As a budding feminist, I left the church in my teens. In the end, God is a just God. I just don't want to jump to conclusions and am trying to prepare myself for a new normal. And your future kids will be taught that you are the reason they don't have an "eternal" family. It seems to me like you are walking into a relationship where there is a significant disconnect from the start. What advice do you have for a newbie. I am so happy about 'starting' our life together in a few months, but I feel like I am totally setting myself up for disappointment.
I still love my Heavenly Father and my Savior. By the end of the first date with my husband I knew I wanted him to be a part of my life. Plus I just quit my medical interpreting job last month. Let her go right now then. She might not be keeping the Word of Wisdom, living according to the Law of Chastity, or attending church regularly. Also don't ask questions that are too intrusive, or those that you would not like to answer yourself. Most of us were Mormons and one point, many of us were even TBMs. This isn't encouraging to me, it's sad.
Now 13 years later, my son is a teenager. They are taught to refrain from smoking, drinking, or experimenting with drugs. After 21 years and an approaching empty nest, my husband has taken a new mistress His new, or rather, "renovated" mistress is physical activity.