I'd at least insist that at 12 the kids can choose to disaffiliate. So, guess whatв We stopped. The Mormon girl has the light of Christ shining through her, and you were drawn in. There is no moral issue here. You will have to convert and betray your ideals to keep the relationship alive. Either it's enough for you - or it's not. I don't want to advocate manipulation but asking questions concerning Joseph's dishonesty about polygamy to his first wife and his marriage of other men's wives and marriage of a 14 year old may prove more fruitful than just saying wow polygamy is messed up. Are you going to keep the sabbath holy as a family, or is he going to take the kids out for pizza after church, leaving you home to observe alone. How do I help sustain and grow our communication under the circumstance.
And believe me, I can relate to many of the things you talk about in your blog. My parents, siblings and grandparents are all active members; as am I. Lyman April 24, How appropriate to celebrate this second night of Hannukah with not one but two queries about interfaith marriage. My religious faith saved my sanity but I still worry. We moved city over 6 months ago which was in the best interests of her career as well as mine. So if we only have a few hours of time to spend together one night a week, sometimes we will have plans to watch a movie but then things quickly turn into sex and before we know it the night is over. You would be her back up plan in case she can't find a guy who is a returned missionary, preferably from a prominent LDS family. If you have children how will they be raised.
Ask her if her parents buy their underwear from a bookstore. If she says that the mission was the greatest experience and best two years of her life, any chance you have at a normal long-term healthy relationship is dim unless you convert. Because people who have problems with interfaith families must needs shortly become a thing of the past. And I never found that "good Mormon girl". But you are setting yourself up to leave the Church more easily, and even if you agree the children will be raised Mormon, your kids will likely not continue to participate in the Church as adults. Thanks - I searched but couldn't find it. I married for companionship but now all I do is wait for him to stop working, to come home, to call me back, to have time, which is hardly ever.
Or does this sound more like a conscious choice he's making not to get invested in this. No doubt that some will be valiant up on the other side of the veil, but just as sure there will others who will reject salvation because of their high mindedness. And you must be honest in your conversation with God about it. Does He Like Me - Signs. Your crush might put a lampshade on her head and call it innocent fun.