Dating advice for mormons
This is column is just one guy's opinion, and while he does his best to keep what he thinks, says and writes in-line with the Gospel of Jesus Christ, Bro Jo is not a spokesman or authority for the LDS Church. We had gone on a number of dates within a few weeks (They were some of the best dates I have ever gone on too! I was driving out to Utah to visit family for a few days and last minute(Literally minutes before I was going to leave, lol) she asked if she could ride with me so she could see some of her family before she left on her mission.(And Sister Jo thinks you should know that he's sometimes wrong, and often way too opinionated for his own good.) Dear Bro Jo, Disclaimer: This came out way longer and way more rambling than I ever intended... :) I reached out to you towards the end of last year. During the drive out, we got talking and made the determination we were boyfriend and girlfriend.
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Mormons have guidelines they follow when it comes to dating.
It is important to learn and understand these guidelines if you want to date a Mormon.
When dating someone who is Mormon, make sure to keep an open-mind and to be respectful of their beliefs.
I've been seeing a counselor about it and that has been a huge help! I've been friends with them for years, and her older brother is one of my best friends. She left on a mission last year in April and she will be back this coming October or November (She'll probably be going back to BYU-I after that, and I'll be transferring to USU in August.). I admit we didn't date all that long, but it went really well and It was a really positive experience.
:) There is still a lot of work ahead, but it is a good step! She really is a great girl and I get along really well with her family.
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