"sad story :(so sorry for your loss but glad that you are feeling the freedom of leaving the church. my husband and i also feel soooo much closer today no more quiet judgements no more pressure to be perfect. sadly he ws diagnosed with cancer of the…"
"That is a sad story Jenny and I feel your loss. When someone asks me what the purpose of life is without god I reply, To build a bridge so the person behind us will have an easier journey. I sure your reaction to your sacrifice will be one of those…"
"Right ON! I love that you posted this Micah. Not only is JH desperate, but it seems like his own rhetoric is dissolving before his own eyes in front of his peers. It is almost like he is trying to talk himself into believing in the BoM. Oh…"
"Thank you ALL.
I appreciate all the words of wisdom..and all the kindness and understanding.
An update: Our family has not found another religion, nor are we looking. We are very happy (except for missing our Sunny Son) as we are--all together,…"
My heart goes out to you. I lost my son, at the age of 34, to a careless doctor. Although your husband's loss took his "faith", I didn't have any to start with. Did it hurt me to have no god to "lean on"? Was the…"
Since I drank at BYU (horrors!)..I wasn't really challenged to not drink when I married my man., it was easy to give up something that was risky to do in the first place.
Now, 23 years later, we are exploring alcohol. I love it!…"
My name is Jenny. I have been married 23 years to my soulmate, we have seven children together.Why did I leave? I was becoming sick at the rhetoric preached to me nonstop. I knew everything (I thought) and could "expound" on any gospel topic.I asked my husband-Is this really what God wants?? Does God want me to attend all these sex-segregated meetings and etc...to get to heaven..only to do the same?? He had no answers for me and sympathized with me. He kept believing that I was just…See More