If your spouse thinks 8 is too young to get baptized, are you all right with waiting until they are older. I have a friend who identifies as bi-gendered and often feels most comfortable in femme. If you are dating a Mormon man or woman, be genuinely interested in their religion. But DON'T become in need of care as a spouse. The fact that she's planning to go on a mission should help. Good luck with her, and good life to you. I am a lawyers wife. Instead, I found someone outside the cult and we've been married almost 32 years She's looking for a dedicated priesthood holder who will take her to the temple. If you have a literal belief that you need to have a temple marriage to go to the celestial kingdom, you will always keep a secret desire to convert your spouse.
Sorry, your blog cannot share posts by email. Welcome to Reddit, the front page of the internet. These are also only the American statistics. She likely believes that her time as a missionary was preparation for marriage. Leave her so you can both find people that youre more suited for. Pay for the first few dates. Good communication, love, support and understanding are the things you should consider. There's no way a TBM is dating you if she knows about your Lucifer kick. I'm really glad to hear a few of you have stories of happy interfaith relationships, or leaving the church together, so there's always a chance. But what I discovered surprised me.
While it's true that Mormons are not one-dimensional and completely predictable, the odds of a successful relationship, given the OP's description of his girlfriend, are slim. If all you are looking for is some non-serious dates to have a good time, you should be fine. For whatever reason, none of them ever seemed that interested in me I freely admit this could have been cluelessness on my partand so never turned serious. And that my friend, is just a hint of the extent of the brain wash that Mormons experience. I asked, he refused. I met him today and we talked about what he wants to do in the future.
For whatever reason, none of them ever seemed that interested in me I freely admit this could have been cluelessness on my partand so never turned serious. As a man who married a non-Mormon woman, my story has a slightly different view point, but it comes down to essentially the same principles. Do you drink alcohol. Religious affiliation is not the only criteria when selecting a spouse.