Welcome to Life After Mormonism, the Social Network serving the Exmormon Community!
We are an online social community of former Mormons and those still transitioning out of Mormonism. Investigators of Mormonism also welcome!(free registration required to see all areas of the site and "member only" posts)
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"Hi, I'm Nobuddy. My husband and one of my close friends know I don't believe and want out. Everybody else just knows I don't quite fit the mold and don't discuss religion much. This works ok for now. I have wanted out for so many…"
"Saturday I went to a local RC parish here to the ordination of an Anglican priest to the priesthood in the Roman Church. He had been the Curate in our parish when I returned to real Christianity. He swam the Tiber as we say and went to Rome.…"
"Hi Hannah, I'm in Oz too. I'm much older than you but have had a similar experience to you. I'm glad you think a lot. Don't ever let anyone tell you that you think too much, I have come to the conclusion that the notion of people…"
"I too left the church for spiritual reasons and didn't even look into physical tangible reasons until just recently. I find that the people I know in the church find it hard to understand that anyone can leave for spiritual reasons. They…"
"I notice you use the term cognitive dissonance a lot. If I may ask, does that mean that you are literally torn between two different believe systems in your heart and mind, or that you are merely living two different belief systems whilst mentally…"
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…