It could be your abusive ex … or it could be your religion (I’m looking at you, Mormon Church)

Things abusers say:

  • I do this (abuse, control, manipulate) because I love you.
  • You need me.
  • You can’t make it in the world without me.
  • You are less outside this relationship.

Was An Unsigned Form Letter

Yesterday I received my resignation letter from the Mormon Church. To say the letter was non-descript and impersonal is an understatement. The Church I had dedicated my life to wrote me all of two sentences. After 42 years in the Church, donating tens of thousands of volunteer hours, freely giving…

Telling the world we are stepping back from Mormonism

Most of you know I have been a devoted member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints (Mormon) my entire life. I served a two-year mission in Mexico. I served as a bishop in Northern Arizona, a high councilor…

Adam Hughes

Married 20 years, father-of-four, recovering Nice Guy, ex-Mormon

Get the Medium app

A button that says 'Download on the App Store', and if clicked it will lead you to the iOS App store
A button that says 'Get it on, Google Play', and if clicked it will lead you to the Google Play store