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by On Own Now
19 Jan 2012, 09:36
Forum: Introductions
Topic: I have my good days and my bad days.
Replies: 27
Views: 5772

Re: I have my good days and my bad days.

I have raised children in the Church after losing my faith. Same reasons as you. One thing I would encourage you on is that at some point, you have to tell your kids that you don't believe. I kept it a secret too long, and it was a cause of too many "bad days". I got some good advice from a psycholo...
by On Own Now
19 Jan 2012, 09:17
Forum: History and Doctrine Discussions
Topic: Nauvoo Expositor Destruction
Replies: 41
Views: 1784

Re: Nauvoo Expositor Destruction

Couple of pics of the Nauvoo Expositor building.
by On Own Now
19 Jan 2012, 09:13
Forum: History and Doctrine Discussions
Topic: Nauvoo Expositor Destruction
Replies: 41
Views: 1784

Re: Nauvoo Expositor Destruction

The Expositor was a principal factor in my loss of faith... not the only one, but a major one. At a time when I was questioning the polygamy doctrine, and looking into its implementation in the Nauvoo period, I got a copy of the Expositor. I expected to see outlandish lies. I didn't. While it certai...
by On Own Now
19 Jan 2012, 08:20
Forum: Introductions
Topic: At Last!
Replies: 11
Views: 830

At Last!

Hi everyone. I'm very glad to have found this community. I went through my spiritual de-birth in about '97. It was really tough and lonely, as so many of you understand. Born in the Church, Eagle Scout, served a mission, married in the Temple, BYU grad. I lost my faith in the Joseph Smith experiment...