She was disfellowshipped when I met her and just recently returned to the organization about 6 weeks ago.

Truth never fails us and speaking the truth is what is required of all of us if we are going to serve God properly.

So, why don't we get right into the "meat" of your situation and get the truth out up-front so that you will know what is coming next!

Consider how some of these relate to the subject of dating.stated that “three qualitative studies of long-term marriages have indicated that similarity in religious orientation, religious faith, and religious beliefs are key factors in long-term marriages (25-Dating includes any social activity in which two people focus romantic interest on each other.

It can take place in a group or in private, in the open or in secret, and in person, over the phone, or by text message.

She will probably have to arrive at the Kingdom Hall late and leave the Kingdom Hall early before the meeting ends, so that there is NO chance for any of the other JWs to speak to her.

No JWs can speak to her while she is disfellowshipped.

This puts on a "good appearance" to the congregation and eases the heat of discipline she will be facing when going back to the Kingdom Hall to get reinstated.

You have now taken the first step in the plan your girlfriend has for you! Because when you decided to have this Bible study with her father, you were saying (in a JWs mind), that you are not really strong in your faith and there is a chance that you are looking for something spiritually more satisfying.

I'm a little nervous about the study since I've never done this before!

Do you know of ANY one who has been in this situation? How do you witness to someone who has returned to the JWs?

Thanks to your materials, I now KNOW how to witness to her father but not her.