Any woman would be lucky to marry him, and I was thrilled he’d fallen for me. Especially if they were raised to believe that the title “RM” is a guarantee for righteousness. Serving a mission mean he honors his priesthood, loves the Lord, and is closer to becoming the “Prince Charming” young women are too-frequently promised.
(Imagine the pressure this puts on those poor RMs to be perfect!
The Bible tells us that God Himself is love and that we as His creation are to “love one another.” Still, when it comes to that special attraction that draws a man and a woman together, God has given some very specific limitations.
By Bill Mc Keever Probably no other emotion is as important to God as is the emotion of love.” I won’t quote the whole chapter here, but here’s part of what we say: Many local LDS congregations host weekend dances and other social events to which their young people are encouraged to invite nonmember friends.Nonmembers often end up becoming attracted to the wholesome Latter-day Saints.In other words, they are pressured to convert to Mormonism.The Christians usually recognize the falsehoods of Mormonism, but they desperately want to continue their relationships and don’t know how to do so unless they become Mormons.