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by Rebel
14 May 2018, 17:11
Forum: Support
Topic: Hard to believe God is that cruel !
Replies: 12
Views: 529

Re: Hard to believe God is that cruel !

******* UPdate , My wife really surprised me after we attended sacrament. I told her the only way I would return to church is for her only !! She told me if that was my only reason to not come back to full membership. So for now I attend church with her we live the standards of the church in our hom...
by Rebel
10 May 2018, 21:45
Forum: Support
Topic: Ignorance was bliss
Replies: 21
Views: 761

Re: Ignorance was bliss

Love the quote , I stay because it makes my wife happy and I love following Jesus ,not because the church is true but because I believe what I believe and no one can take that away.
by Rebel
01 May 2018, 10:05
Forum: Support
Topic: Hard to believe God is that cruel !
Replies: 12
Views: 529

Re: Hard to believe God is that cruel !

Yes I still support her by attending with her, she however wants it all I.e. going to the temple with me by having my full membership back etc etc etc. The way I see it you can't have everything you want !
by Rebel
30 Apr 2018, 12:39
Forum: Support
Topic: Hard to believe God is that cruel !
Replies: 12
Views: 529

Hard to believe God is that cruel !

I have been out of the church for almost a year. It was my hope that when I resigned that my wife would follow , I was wrong she is dug in as far as one could get a true TBM . I do not believe in Mormonism at all except for basic Christianity. She is still pushing for me to come back (rebaptized) or...
by Rebel
21 Apr 2018, 04:21
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Do You Believe in the Literal Christ?
Replies: 47
Views: 2406

Re: Do You Believe in the Literal Christ?

I say its possible but not probable. I also have enjoyed reading all the different takes on this . More probable that Jesus existed lived a great life that can be used as an example for us and in the bible he was embellished to be larger than life ! So I guess for me I believe until I find definitiv...
by Rebel
17 Apr 2018, 11:35
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Island of Misfit Toys
Replies: 18
Views: 471

Re: Island of Misfit Toys

I have always been a Misfit . I get along with others but am quiet and not challenging to others . I have always been different even in the military I never seem to fit in but I enjoy being part of this group on this nice island !
by Rebel
12 Apr 2018, 14:23
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Was I really like that? Yes.
Replies: 17
Views: 444

Re: Was I really like that? Yes.

Well said Katzpur, I really feel the same way and depend on stay lds very much . This site seems to be a safe place to vent and receive encouragement !!! I appreciate all the members .
by Rebel
11 Apr 2018, 09:34
Forum: Support
Topic: Who & what to believe
Replies: 11
Views: 518

Re: Who & what to believe

Thanks to all that replied so far from what I am reading is that you can have beliefs that are independent of the Lds church but still fit inside the frame so to speak . can anyone else help with this strategy ? Rebel.
by Rebel
07 Apr 2018, 09:16
Forum: Support
Topic: Who & what to believe
Replies: 11
Views: 518

Who & what to believe

To piggy back off a couple of different threads about the creation and literal or symbolic belief I am having a hard time figuring out who and what to believe as in the broken trust issue from another thread. As I approach the end of my year in waiting to return to the church (still not sure if I wa...
by Rebel
23 Mar 2018, 06:49
Forum: Support
Topic: Patrick Mason talk helping you StayLDS
Replies: 7
Views: 404

Re: Patrick Mason talk helping you StayLDS

This was a great talk !!!! Really enjoyed it , Patrick Mason is spot on with my views and I will be ordering the book planted today !!!! This is what I have been looking for . God Bless .