Most couples who are married where one is a Mormon and the other isn't, usually stems from a situation where they both were married in the temple, then one of them lost their faith sometime after that. Wonderful memories made for both of us. See where it goes. I don't know if I can do it or if I want to. I really like him, and I think we fit together well with personality, values, and life goals. Anyway, you got yourself a treasure. I married a non-member over 20 years ago.
If you can only think of alcohol and coffee for a good time, you're very disappointed. Will he possible convert just to make you happy without really buying into it. He apologized up and down. See, I am a SAHM and my husband has just gotten accepted into a 4 year pediatrics residency program this year. The system has broken him down and rebuilt him as someone, I fear, I won't be able to respect or feel connected to.
That contributes to status in her culture. December 19, OK, you're off the hook, mine was in the 70's too, but I hadn't been to CA by then. Don't spend money on somebody else' Wife. But you are setting yourself up to leave the Church more easily, and even if you agree the children will be raised Mormon, your kids will likely not continue to participate in the Church as adults. I find there are less disappointments when I know I am completely on my own. It is how she is programmed and it is a fundamental tenant of the religion. Unless you have some super amazing other dating prospect there isn't a huge reason to cut this relationship off now. We can talk about everything, but I don't want him to feel as if he is under the microscope.
It will help to come in armed with everything I'm learning from the different perspectives on here though. He was also born in Russia during the 80s and did not come to the United States until so we sometimes deal with cultural differences as well as religious. Because she already lives the covenants in most of the meaningful ways. I learned that you have to weigh thes things out--is it someone you care enough about to wait for. A couple of things I run into most is that people assume I am also Mormon. They're hidden pretty deep on LDS. It's in the Mormon DNA. She has encouraged me to read LDS. Yes, anyone crazy enough to believe the story of gold plates should be able to rationalize a brown rock.