Always taking care of our two daughters single handedly is. If you are dating a Mormon man or woman, be genuinely interested in their religion. I'll bring up some CES letter issues, let her know why I wouldn't want my children raised like this, and we'll see what happens. She will try to convert you. If you are both in high school, she may refuse altogether. No easy answers here. The views expressed by individual users are the responsibility of those users and do not necessarily represent the position of the Church.
If everything she is taught is correct and the Mormon church is "true" she should be able to research any anti-Mormon books or movies and prove their criticisms are lies. He will not be permitted to bless the child in front of the ward, for instance, so you will have to choose to forego that ritual or find someone else to stand in for the father, which he may not be comfortable with. I wouldn't swap roles with my husband any day, he definitly has it the hardest. All around me, I am being asked if I am ready to be a doctor's wife, and do I know what is expected of me. I wanted so badly to marry a guy who had recently left the church. But it would not change my love for that person. But it is luck of the draw. I wouldn't wish this shit on my enemy. Otherwise you risk having an awkward mix between dating and hanging out, which can be uncomfortable for those involved. Discover the joys of a non-sexual relationship and find sincere ways to show affection without sex.
My kids have run as far away from medicine as possible in terms of a career and my daughter only dates people who have balance in their lives. Next year we are getting married but I already see a tough life ahead of me. She won't marry you. Odds are majorly against this dude. But those days may be gone. Joanna в this is one of your best. Marriage to the wrong person is extremely difficult.
She will be oh-so-grateful if you do not pressure her to discard those values. When I was a teen, my first boyfriend was a convert and people would comment on that instead of how nice he was to me. I get it; I just don't buy into it. To the individual who asked, "Am I dating a douchebag. These same principles have helped build strong, successful religious communities for thousands of years.