Watch the video above and talk about it with a friend or mentor.

During faith transition, set boundaries with family members so that family doesn't get between you and your relationship with God.

Key Points:

  • How to set a boundary.
  • In Christ, family takes on a different focus.
  • We can’t control our families.

See Also: Family

Talk About It
  1. How has your family responded to your decision to leave the LDS Church?
  2. What boundaries have you been able to set? What boundaries have you had trouble setting?
  3. Looking back, in what ways have you realized that family an idol when you were LDS?
  4. What are some ways your family threatens to come between you and your relationship with God?
  5. Read Matthew 19:28-30. How do you think this promise of Jesus applies in your family situation?
  6. Have you experienced the family of God as a fulfillment of Jesus’ promise in Matthew 19:29? Explain.

This is part of the 2018 Faith After Mormonism Conference series.