Keep your options open. I don't think anyone here intended a dismissal of the girl as a human being by stating such. Her dad is a bishop Oh, I should clarify we're both in our late 20s and living independently from parents. Yet others are really great human beings. You can watch them all in about a half an hour and you'll know almost everything you need to know. Please think that there is something worse: Sometimes I feel the worst wife, mother and daughter. If your spouse thinks 8 is too young to get baptized, are you all right with waiting until they are older. Pickings are slim at church. He is living with the health effects from working upwards of hrs a week.
Or get them met elsewhere. Our communication is mostly via texts, but he keeps me in the loop at work, and I do the same. Drinkers tend to rely on drink before they can have fun. Much better to marry in the faith if possible. The goal of dating at that age is to broaden your social circle and learn more about yourself. Besides the obvious brain damage that you will be made to suffer your entire married life, there are future kids to think about. I've been in a similar situation before. And of course, everyone has a different experience.
I believe in temple marriage, and in the importance of those covenants. He did not like the idea of early morning seminary and he told me I was old enough to make my own choice to serve a mission, but he strongly advised against it. If you are willing to understand and accept these, whether or not you are a Mormon, you can have a fun time dating Mormon girls. In the long run, being married to a nonmember has made me a better person. Honestly, you are probably the only person who she has ever known to outwardly label themselves an atheist. And by joining I mean become just as fanatic in it as she is All her life she's been taught that she needs to be married in a Mormon temple Wife left when I came out If her family are all Traditional Believing Mormons, they will try to convert you. When my wife and I married, we were very different, but I found all the differences delightful.
I haven't ever felt this way about anyone and yea that is a little unnerving in by itself but then add the not texting for several days and not seeing him that often and you cant help but wonder A few of my friends have flat out stopped talking to me because of him. She will want her kids blessed, baptized, taking temple trips to baptize for the dead, hold the priesthood, a bishop will ask you sons and daughters if they masterbate and punish them if they do, etc. The Mormon girl has the light of Christ shining through her, and you were drawn in. When we started dating, he was in his fellowship. If you are not old enough to consider marriage, you should be careful about having a serious, exclusive relationship. Thank you so much, L. The religious differences between you two are a deal-breaking fault. I think you need to sit down and have a conversation with him about all of this, because that's truly the only way to get to the bottom of it and make a decision for yourself.