Welcome to Life After Mormonism, the Social Network serving the Exmormon Community!
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"Speaking truth to power, or in this case, to individuals that have a self applied Jesus Complex...those that walk up to you and in their tone and demeanor try to tell you what to do. You must know how to feel and think, then remind you that…"
"I was raised in a faithful Mormon family (with loving parents and one sister), obeyed most principles, attended most meetings, and went on a mission. I believed in the Christian principles taught by the church -- but not all the doctrine and…"
I would love to further the discussion but I think the intent of the post was to honor the healing process, so I won't pick at the wound. Therefore I will bow out gracefully and say that I do appreciate your perspective and what you bring…"
"That was very nicely put. Your issues with the church are exactly the ones that I have. I also believe that church members are basically good people, but many of the gospel's teachings are hurtful to individuals and society alike.…"
Where do you think we are right now in Disneyland? This is a nonviolent anti-Mormon militia. I do not believe there is a single person here that is pro Mormon and loves the LDS Church. I just have the testicular…"
"Hi SarahJ. Glad to hear from you! I hope you do share your experiences, when you are ready. I'm so glad I found this site. I'm ready to share my experience and hope that it can help others through their journey. Message me anytime."
So my younger brother sent in his mission papers and is getting ready to go on a mission. I told him that he needed to have a talk with me before he went but I don't really know what I should talk to him about. I came home early from a mission…
Writer's Note "This was a term paper I did in college and it has a lot of good information about tithing and how televangelists and their mega-churches scram people out of money out of fear and guilt. It also has…