She may never join the join the church. Our communication is mostly via texts, but he keeps me in the loop at work, and I do the same. I feel you on the loneliness. I also studied his advice for approaching and dating women. If you are both in high school, she may refuse altogether. She was fine marrying in an LDS church instead of the temple, didn't want to convert me, and most importantly didn't try to change my beliefs or opinions. Notify me of new comments via email. What you are potentially choosing is certainly not the easiest path. I love how this applies to ALL marriages. So that's something I can't say is good or bad.
Love is what we do, not what we feel. While reading the article I could actually picturize my near future. Too often, I think, priesthood holders think that being overly controlling, they are simply wielding their authority in the home. Among Mormons, 25 is practically an old maid. But God works in mysterious ways. That's what love is, right. I don't think you "dodged a bullet" but I do think new residents change Other wives told me my husband would "come back" but we are still in the training so I can't tell you whether that is completely true or not. I don't think you should abandon the relationship just because she is lds. The odds are definitely not in OPs favor for something like this working for him. Joanna mentioned that our theology is rich with opportunities for second chances.
Until you can believe someone else's beliefs are reasonable, you will not be able to treat them with the respect they deserve. You join the LDS Church. But I've met those 3 dates to engagement couples. I stand by my original statement. There is no way this will work out. I told her that I want to only be friends. I won't lie, there are times I have said to myself "what am I doing living like this. Does your new girlfriend have eight brothers and sisters. Am I wrong to hope for this. Would she want you to attend church with her.
My 2 younger children are entering middle school soon. The one I met was full of himself, a slob, and really not that great to women. Should I marry him. If you are all sealed together, you will be together forever in the Celestial Kingdom.