Despite whatever may come our way, this relationship is the most important and even though it's forever it needs to be nourished. Interreligious marriages are not a new thing. I'm still holding on and willing to wait for "Better days" with him after his residency.
You need to disabuse them of this notion. An important is doing this together. Oh this is a great set of questions. Marriage to the wrong person is extremely difficult. Actually, Mormon families are shrinking, just like those outside the Church, but they will always be larger than families outside Mormondom. She's a shell of her former self and it breaks by heart to this day. I have been that crazy lady with four kids alone at everything, school events, home events, church events. If your spouse thinks 8 is too young to get baptized, are you all right with waiting until they are older. Our children 18,13,10 have become a handful. The point is that he should ASK her if this is true for her.
If he weren't a doctor saving lives and had more free time, he could most definitely do YOUR job. How do you handle the ocd behavior. What's hard for us, is he doesn't understand why I gladly accept extra hours and work and community service projects, which sometimes impinge on the little time we do have to spend together.
These exclusions, dictated by doctrine, hold the potential to create wedges between you, both immediately, and in the long term. I am really in love with him. Sometimes I complain to my kids and to my husband. So there's THAT to look forward to. Mormons observe the Sabbath closely, so Sundays are for attending church meetings and focusing on their spirituality.