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by REBEL2
10 Sep 2019, 09:11
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Birthday Celebration
Replies: 9
Views: 273

Re: Birthday Celebration

I have to admit I found it really creepy doing leader worship !!! Really , no one celebrated my birthday !!!
by REBEL2
02 Sep 2019, 18:51
Forum: Support
Topic: Feeling pulled apart
Replies: 17
Views: 1340

Re: Feeling pulled apart

As always, thanks Roy !!!!!!! I am staying in the church no worries there just trying to reconcile a few things for myself. I used to believe in a binary way and that is some of what drove me out of the church. I am finding a nuanced way to believe, unorthodox if you will. God Bless.
by REBEL2
01 Sep 2019, 16:42
Forum: Support
Topic: Feeling pulled apart
Replies: 17
Views: 1340

Re: Feeling pulled apart

In my search for truth in mainstream christianity I have noticed that Real Christian's Use of that term is loose always tell you to leave mormonism . Is it possible another words is the mormon umbrella large enough to accommodate someone with basic Christian beliefs such as mainstream christianity i...
by REBEL2
26 Aug 2019, 08:19
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Extremely Rough Sacrament Meeting
Replies: 14
Views: 601

Re: Extremely Rough Sacrament Meeting

Hey Curt: I can relate , l have had Sunday meetings like that . Keep in mind that eventually the church will be changing , it must to survive !!! They will not be able to keep preaching the whitewashed version of has too change and will but in our favor we must just hang onto what we know is right u...
by REBEL2
23 Aug 2019, 16:33
Forum: Support
Topic: Feeling pulled apart
Replies: 17
Views: 1340

Re: Feeling pulled apart

I have managed I think to make peace (finally) with most if not all of my issues with the church. As you know from my previous posts I believe more in mainstream christianity than Mormonism. I would like to say though that I also believe the church is filled with many good and well meaning people. I...
by REBEL2
16 Aug 2019, 17:36
Forum: Support
Topic: Feeling pulled apart
Replies: 17
Views: 1340

Re: Feeling pulled apart

I am going to remain quiet on doctrine we do not agree on as Roy suggested and highlight the things we do agree on .
by REBEL2
16 Aug 2019, 12:11
Forum: Support
Topic: Feeling pulled apart
Replies: 17
Views: 1340

Re: Feeling pulled apart

Thanks Roy !!! Your words are helpful and faith promoting it is much appreciated sometimes it is nice to have some of our thoughts validated through others. God Bless you.
by REBEL2
15 Aug 2019, 17:03
Forum: Support
Topic: Feeling pulled apart
Replies: 17
Views: 1340

Feeling pulled apart

Hello : I am feeling so torn as a member of the church mostly for my wife My true faith is that of mainstream Christianity i.e. Billy Graham type stuff. We as a couple cannot even discuss this she gets very very angry is it possible to maintain my membership in the church for her while having tradit...
by REBEL2
07 Aug 2019, 13:30
Forum: Support
Topic: Relationship with God versus relationship with church
Replies: 14
Views: 515

Re: Relationship with God versus relationship with church

Good post Amy J !!!!! I think you are spot on as I believe that God is in touch with all his children Mormons, Muslims etc etc etc and churches are man made but I think they are a source (mostly) for people to connect and do good throughout the world . If only the rest of planet earth would listen a...
by REBEL2
06 Aug 2019, 15:34
Forum: Support
Topic: Relationship with God versus relationship with church
Replies: 14
Views: 515

Re: Relationship with God versus relationship with church

What if the church is totally false/ made up. I believe I have a relationship with Jesus and as the bible says to just have faith in the savior and you shall be saved. No one can change what is in your heart and mind !!!! I believe God would be ok attending the lds church for family while having tra...