I am Roman Catholic so I believe almost the exact same things as a regular-non mobot- type mormon This religion Mormonism has a dual identity where some believers are closed mined fools. The church will be in your bedroom, finances, and all your decisions. We met on the day he was accepted into medical school, lived together for his rotations during 3rd and 4th years and were all set to move together for residency. All faiths have vocabulary unique to them. But my struggle is with whether or not he is willing to give anything with sacrifice and commitment, and how much of this has to do with me vs. Not in endless discussions of temple marriage, not ever.
Good to see that I'm not alone. It's very lonely right now but thank God it's only a few more days. I am so glad I found this blog. Read our FAQ s. Good luck to you and your boyfriend. Certainly there are such people in the church, but there are such people in any organization, and I would challenge you to remember that the members are also individuals with thoughts, feelings and the ability to rebel in their own ways. It won't be easy. She is going to dump you.
I'm not so sure. I am the wife of a general surgeon in his mid 50s. I still feel enriched by the contrasts, but in the important things, we have largely come together. You got some good advice from the other posters on how to maintain contact. She will try to convert you. I don't think we are going to end up being friends but I'll get over that. Mormonism has a lay clergy, so everyone serves in the Church.
Eventually you will get engaged and married and have babies and buy a house together. And I don't have issues with her, hell, haven't even seen her in over 20 years, but the experience with the whole Mormon thing gave me better insight in to many things in life. I excused canceling plans, seeing each other only once a week, not being able to text much, etc. I guess the only risk is your husband having an affair with someone at work. Iam 24, my bf going to move to Troy NY for his master he ask me to move with him, I want to but Iam afraid we will never get married. Its was written in shorthand so its hard to read. In areas with lots of single Mormons of dating and marriageable age, the Church has established singles wards.