I made the decision not to have those things when I married a non-member. I got married so that we could build a life together. He was gone by 6: I was left to manage the house, the finances, the kids' schedules and what little time was left over for my own interests. She never mentioned TSCC.
Then the girl decided still not to date him after all. Just talk to her honestly, and if you have to, use the old wonder of logic. Maybe we'll break up in a month. When I acquired a personal testimony of the gospel as a teen, and made my own decisions regarding my faith, I felt very alone. Be prepared for divorce. If she doesn't care that you aren't a member now, if your relationship goes on long enough, she is going to care eventually. When he is doing these things, he gets really upset with me if I try to talk to him because he's busy. He will have to be okay with being thought not good enough to help in circumstances in which you believe that priesthood power is needed.
Not one little bit. I am more compassionate towards people who I would have stigmatized earlier. It seems like mormons in particular are even more crazy than the majority of crazy religious people, and the manipulation and treatment of people who wish to think for themselves and challenge their beliefs is really frightening. Where does that leave me. Otherwise you risk having an awkward mix between dating and hanging out, which can be uncomfortable for those involved. If you do end up having sexual relations, she will feel guilty, and it will affect your relationship, you can count on that. I started dating "A" right after he graduated med school and as he started his residency. Being a doctor means you sacrifice for others, and your family and spouse sacrifices while standing in the shadows of your career. I recall reading a talk from Elder Nelson in which he indicated that the church teaches general principles and does not spend time teaching exceptions to general principles.
It helps put my small, first world problems into perspective. Look, as a shelia, its no different from a bloke. I am not sorry I married outside the LDS faith. I am a doctors wife. Aww God bless all u patient strong wives. They therefore have a high standard to work toward. This can make it harder for you two to do things together.