Does she understand that for a long-term relationship to succeed that the partners must treat each other as equals. The fact that you bring your query to Joanna Brooks rather than church authorities reveals much. Needless to say, my life is a little bit crazy. I say, Follow your heart. Up to this point, she has just assumed that all atheists are innately evil people. Two people can be as completely different as it is possible to be and respect each others' beliefs. Mormon girls are the best, and you are pretty lucky. Because Mormons retain old-fashioned values, Mormon girls are raised in a traditional environment by good fathers. There was a decrease in pay but an increase in our quality of life already.
But life is long and eternal and all righteous people will choose the right at the end. I can say this. Mormonism is fundamental to my religious beliefs and my personal sense of identity, and it is the community that I identify with most strongly.
That's probably true, and that would be a great thing for her, but they wouldn't see it that way. Warnings While the LDS Church accepts that those who feel attraction to members of their own sex can be Mormons, it discourages acting on those feelings. I would probably suggest that you cut your losses now. I could never do it. I can understand his desire to spend time together to reconnect, but right now it really isn't there. He doesn't even think he works that much even though he sleeps 5 hours a night when he sleeps at all. I adore the show New Normal and one of my favorite episodes is when Bryan decides to go back to church and the Father is so cool with him.
You might need more than he can give. Does your new girlfriend have eight brothers and sisters. In the interfaith marriages that work where one is LDS and the other is not religious, it only works out when the LDS partner is not fully a believer anymore.