"My wife and daughter LOVE JBH to death! I never had a problem with him until a couple yrs ago and his rant in Gen Conf abt the turned down page of Hyrum Smith's BofM from Carthage. That hurt.
Now Elder Jeffrey B says he is angry bcz I (we)…"
"Hey Late Bloomer.... Agreed. It has been a long enough hiatus for posts in this thread. Dunno why but it hasn't "Bloomed." My DW & I have had fewer and fewer church-related discussions as time has marched…"
"Another 'scientist!" I have a science degree. I have doubting friends and nephews who are in various fields of science. I've heard it over and over again that God works his miracles with/through/using science but…"
"Great Thread, Everyone,
My difficulty was/is dealing with my TBM wife & family not accepting my new found acceptance of truth. I'm BIC, 5th gen, temple marriage, gossiple-doctoring teacher for 4 yrs, held virtually every calling…"
"Well... It'd be a lot easier if I wasn't the only one in my family/social circle of truly all-in TBMs, (DW, 4 kids, parents, and most friends), to cast off the LDS church in 2006 but after it soaked in that no one outside TSCTC gave a damn…"
"Only one piece of advice? I dunno what would be that one piece but in my case, I was anxious to avoid the perception of someone who was leaving the church because I had sinned, I was unable or unwilling to live the standards, I had a morally…"
"I agree, Mike. I also wondered if it was a chance to roll into the mission field a new, extra, wave of missionaries, sending in the reserves thereby increasing the number of boots on the ground for this cycle by about 1/2 the number of warm…"
"I dunno if moving to Texas will guarantee to be the panacea you hope it will. Sure, it might work out fine for you but my questioning "less active" cousin and his wife moved from UT to South Texas, (Beaumont area), and found there…"