It had been going on for years. I agree we shouldn't continue if we can't accept each other as we are. Is it wrong to make those types of sacrifices. People should marry for love, not money. Just an idea, I have no idea what would actually work for her. Love in Different Languages. Most likely, the relationship isn't going to survive your differences in belief. The thing about General Authorities and General Conference, is that they give general counsel that is meant for the general population. If you both comfortable having different faiths, your relationship can still be rewarding and fulfilling. What if love is looking someone in the eye and saying, "You're making the biggest mistake of your life.
OP Have you seen the Brother Jake videos. I love him so much, but it's torture spending so much time without him. It seems she'll expect you to become Mormon. Besides the obvious brain damage that you will be made to suffer your entire married life, there are future kids to think about. But if your faith is a key part of your life, this is huge. Not one little bit. God loves every last one of us, regardless of religious affiliation. Anybody dating him is going to need to understand that, and that it has to come first. I grew up in Utah, attended BYU, and served a mission. I just wanted to tell you that I am grateful for your words!.
Honestly, you are probably the only person who she has ever known to outwardly label themselves an atheist. I appreciate knowing all you have mentioned since it gives me a bit of insight and some real good tips. I have no support system; you are so fortunate to have weekly dates with your DH. Love does a lot. In my experience discussing my fears with my husband has at times lead to arguing esp. The standard principles of day game apply. Props to people who do. She is in pretty deep and culture is a powerful force. I would never change my decision to marry him. I am a nurse and have been for 10 years.
But now, we embrace our spiritual differences. Plus I just quit my medical interpreting job last month. A couple of quick thoughts: December 12, at 9: December 13, at 2: December 13, at 8: December 13, at 4: December 13, at 6: December 14, at 6: December 17, at 7: December 19, at December 19, at 1: December 19, at 4: December 22, at 9: December 27, at 7: Also, be prepared for Mormon jokes.
I really hadn't considered a lot of the points people have brought up. In addition to your religious leaders, there are counselors who specialize in interfaith couples.