But there are a lot of women who post here who have flipped from TBM to apostate. Plan on her family trying to torpedo your relationship if you don't convert. Take the missionary lessons, read the Book of Mormon and the Bible.
If your heart longs for children, a family and love- why should you stop yourself holding out for some mystical Mormon man to swoop you off your feet. You have to have very thick skin to stay in it. She is passionate about it. I was going to get engaged to a surgen Indians do go for arranged marriage but my teacher she is married to a doctor asked me if i could manage to sacrifice family time after i get married to a doc. Probably, not Mount Meadows level, but be prepared to have to apologize on her behalf a lot. Religious differences, however are real. I don't think I could let that happen.
What advice do you have for a newbie. The extent of other physical activity depends on what you both want from the relationship, though in general the Mormon Church frowns on sexual contact even beyond intercourse. Some Mormon girls succumb to worldly laziness. He wanted our kids exposed to Christianity for intellectual reasons and likes the community. Have you created your Facebook Club yet. I don't think you necessarily need to cut ties with her. I have a better and fuller relationship with God because my own practice has been supplemented by additional observance. Spending a lifetime single is not something most people would choose to do, but fear of being forever single should never be a deciding factor in entering a marriage, lest serious problems go unaddressed before serious commitments are made. And some will do that. Being what you can even for 2 hours a week will help.
It won't be easy. As you can see Also, the fact that she served a mission is evidence of her dedication to the religion. There is no question this is the true church. At best they just try to include you in the community, and at worst you are constantly told that you'll be welcome "when you're ready. But no one can move on to one of the 3 Kingdoms until they accept Christ and totally repent. And he likes the idea of us raising our daughter with the values the Mormon church instills on their youth. Keep in touch, keep it light and understand he is under a lot of pressure right now. And, whether she knows it or not she probably does know it but is in denialshe probably sees you as her ticket out of Oldmaidsville. This is because they gave up the structure of what made them desirable in the first place. It is a decision he has to come to on his own - hopefully all sped up when he looks around at his current dating pool and eating way too much McDonalds.