Poll: Birth Control
Regardless of conservative opinion, when you’re done having children, you’re done. It may be best for you physically and emotionally, or just the right time according to you and God. But making the decision to be done is only half of the equation. Following through can bring changes on both a physical and spiritual level, and each method carries with it a risk in one form or another. So what do you do to prevent further pregnancy and maintain intimacy in marriage? What gives you enough peace of mind that you will both not be surprised by an unexpected addition, nor feel that you are in opposition to God’s will?
Do you think some methods are more appropriate or safe than others? More fair to women? The official church opinion on surgical sterilization was discussed here, but it appears that many couples do not adhere to this belief.