Too often, I think, priesthood holders think that being overly controlling, they are simply wielding their authority in the home. We do have a small baby but he is usually alseep by 7: Should I be worried. Good luck and best wishes as you head back out into the dating pool. I've seen it happen all the time. We strive to improve each other. The first week home he is already covering someone elses cases I struggle with where to draw the line Again we have never had coverage when we needed it. Yes I am married to a doctor also after being married for 5 yrs he decided to become a trama surgeon.
I married outside the church and have no regrets. And as many posters stated, it is something that needs to be seriously discussed with your potential partner. I went to BYU. Can anyone suggest specific talking points from content on LDS. How would that motivate you to work out every day to get a girl. My experience has been that personal similarities and differences are a bigger element than cultural differences. That doesn't get better unless you humble yourself, either -- admit you might be wrong. I wanted very much to make it work with us, and was willing to compromise in areas that I normally wouldn't.
Great questions, and a terrific answer, Joanna. Say goodbye to all that. I've had friends with spouses that got Fulbrights or grants to study in other countries. Sorry you had to go through this, but it's for the best if she's about to leave on a mission.
Marriage is simply not an option to me there. I was thinking about this last night after listening to Radio West. Yes, we had been in a rough patch for sometime with all of the changing happening around us, moving, starting residency, etc. I made a conscious decision to marry outside the church for my own reasons. While the Church allows dating at 16, it discourages serious relationships until you both are older and considering marriage. He want to wait at least one year before he makes any decision he want to take it slow.