Welcome to Life After Mormonism, the Social Network serving the Exmormon Community!
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"I know the arguments--Mormons don't believe in the virgin birth or the trinity. It all depends on one's definition, right. I don't like definitions because of that. That's one reason I've chosen not to…"
"It may be that your father has some unconscious guilt or shame that he's trying to atone for by working for the 'strangers' through the church. If not that, there's something going on with him that's encouraging him to…"
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Not exactly Mormon related, but the hot topic of the past week-and-a-half was the hacking of Ashley Madison — exposing adulterers — including everybody’s favorite sleazy hypocrite: Josh Duggar. Apparently Josh Duggar apologised to… See More
"Thx Mike! Yea it hurts because as a child my father struggled with alcohol. We didn't spend much time together but, a few years ago we became close. Now the church is making him take on these tasks. These rich bishops and stake presidents pray…"
"Sorry to hear this. It comes down to whether you can introduce enough cognitive dissonance to your dad without him knowing, or just flat out asking him to look at uncomfortable facts about Mormon origins. You could get him started at…"
I'm at a loss of words. My father was raised LDS. My mother was raised Lutheran. I was baptized Lutheran. My fathers mother took me to LDS church when I was a young boy. I eventually was baptized LDS. When my grandmother died I became inactive. I…See More
So Mormons are super offended when people say they aren't Christia's and some Christians are super offended when Mormons say they are Christian. I also know some Mormons who hate it when FLDS members are referred to as Mormon even though they…
I have always been a free thinker, I ask a lot of questions. I find it ironic that I never questioned the teachings in the Mormon church! Maybe it's because I was taught from a very young age never to question anything the church leaders said. I…
The first time I went to a Christian denomination church worship service as an adult was a non-denominational, charismatic church service. Needless to say, it was a strange event for me. It seemed like sheer pandemonium had ensued. I was still…