Sheri Sheppard spoke about this as a ex jw how it affects a person to be dfd,you feel like you loose your identity, its very difficult, I see my son struggling, i wish this practice can be done away with,so hurtful for everyone.
Are there any direct quotes from the Watchtower's literature that discourages investigation into their past doctrines and practices?
Villagegirl's question on another thread was probably supposed to be rhetorical but I want to respond to it.
I'm so happy that they came while I was home, and I was prepared for the knock on my door.
So I told her about my conscience decision that in a medical urgency I want blodless medicine but if a transfusion of blood or the 4 prohibited components is necessary to save my life or health I would accept it. This would apply especially also for our child (that is not such a problem as in our country the WTS recommends to comply with doctors as they have the right to decide concerning minors).