The closet is deep though I think that's seriously generalizing. I get to experience the joys of his culture, which I never would have known otherwise. Lok for certain things: Spend some time with a few and you will know what to look for. The thing about General Authorities and General Conference, is that they give general counsel that is meant for the general population. Thank you thank you for writing this blog.
Ask her rhetorically if she would dump her religion for her true love. It is always a nice idea to plan for your date in advance. At the end of the day, nothing I say or do can help him see this. So when our children bring home a potential mate that has cultural, racial, religious or other big differences then our child, our concerns immediately flare up. My experience with non members has been so much more meaningful and caring. He was the best decision I have ever made in my life, hands down. We talked about getting married early in our relationship since we had known each other forever.
It's not fair to put words in her mouth and thoughts in her brain like this. I will keep reading, but it looks like most of the stuff about racism and polygamy has been "adequately" explained away by updates to LDS. As you can see Also, the fact that she served a mission is evidence of her dedication to the religion. He was the best decision I have ever made in my life, hands down. I was off travelling the world when I met and fell madly in love with a deployed Marine. You will always be second place. Racial differences can be very trivialвthey really didn't come up much for my parents, for exampleвand are basically false differences. He studies all day and night I live in my own world and my own circle. The two of you can get married in the temple and live together forever for eternity.
Plan on knowing their religion better than they do at all times. Basically nothing like reality. Thank you so much for your honesty!. Might be worth working through the missionary lessons and CES letter to see if they can agree at least to disagree. We met when he started his General Surgery residency at the hospital where I was working as a nurse.