Category: Relationships

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love and marriage (and spouses who change)

by G Several years ago Elder David Bednar gave a devotional address at BYU where he recounted this story: “Sister Bednar and I are acquainted with a returned missionary who had dated a special...

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The Prayer of a Stranger

by Jana Cross-posted from pilgrimsteps.com Upon waking in the recovery room from my recent surgery, I realized that I couldn’t breathe. I gasped and gasped, trying to scream to let someone know that I...

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Not Very Political

Posted by Zenaida Not long ago, I was surprised by a friend’s announcement that his political views were “liberal.” I never would have guessed that this friend would be so pro-choice, pro-free health care,...

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Interfaith

by Amelia if you were in an interfaith relationship, how would you raise your children? j(wh) and i have asked that question several times as we’ve discussed what the future may hold for us....

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Guest Post: A Bedside Confession

A solicited guest post by the always witty and grammatically-flawless turleybenson, a longtime friend of Exponent II. My bed is the perfect kneeling-height, which I discovered in November, five months ago. My husband and...

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The cost of criticism in relationships

By Jana “Never criticize your spouse’s faults; if it weren’t for them, your mate might have found someone better than you”~Jay Trachman When my future husband and I were preparing for marriage, we took...

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BADD: Those long, dark nights

by Jana Note: This was originally posted at pilgrimsteps.com and was written for “Blogging Against Disablism” Day (BADD)… In the wee hours of May 1st as I was lying in the hospital bed trying...

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My Relationship With Married Men

By Zenaida I never, ever thought I would entertain the idea of hooking up with a married man. I had a coworker with whom I connected, and at first it honestly didn’t occur to...