Marcy has researched and written about relationships, domestic issues, dating, and con-artists for more than a decade. The clean lifestyle and family values of LDS life make Mormon guys good candidates for dating and marriage. Taliesin via morgueFile Free License. For non-Mormons interested in dating an LDS church member, trying to figure out the church culture can seem like a mystery game. It's a bit challenging to figure out how a group of people can have fun and date if they don't drink alcohol, prefer to avoid "R" rated movies, don't drink coffee, and are taught not to "mess around" before marriage.
Mormon Dating Rules (Explained for Non-Mormon Teens!)
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Good choice. You can understand those rules and still have no idea what your teenage Mormon friend is thinking. I want to explain a Mormon belief that is central to our beliefs that is responsible for just about every dating decision we make. Eternal marriage means that Mormons believe that if we are married with proper Priesthood authority in a Mormon temple then God will honor our marriage not just on earth, but also after we die and are in Heaven. They are the bright-line, never-compromise standards.
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