Christian dating and

24 Apr

We should date for fun, friendship, personality development and selection of a mate, not to be popular or for security.

Don't allow peer pressure to force you into dating situations that are not appropriate.

I prayed that and had complete faith that in God's timing this would happen.

I give all the praise and glory to God, and thanks to Christian for a great site with a comfortable atmosphere to it." "With gratitude to Him who writes all our days in His book, we now love in the light of His love from this day forward as husband and wife.

“My daughter was interested in this nice Christian boy, but he strung her along for a year and a half.

The next one did too.” Or, “Jeremy acted like they were friends but she told me later that they were hooking up on the side.” With that kind of dismal dating culture at play, let’s consider the options: First, there’s “Duggar Dating.” Duggar dating is the modern-day form of arranged marriages.

Realize that over 50% of girls and over 40% of guys never date in high school.

From those who lived in the same city, to those on the opposite ends of the world, they've met right here at Christian

This involves judging a potential guy or girl for the 38 qualities you are looking for in an ideal mate—before even grabbing coffee together. Sometimes the “hanging out” leads to hooking up, sans dating, which is another uber-confusing side effect of the Faux Christian Dating cycle. What if Christians just began to date like normal people—not dating toward immediate marriage and not eschewing dating for the less-desirable “hanging out” no man’s land?

It’s like arranged marriages where no one is making the arrangements, and it doesn’t seem to work very well. Here’s what I think it would require: Stop evaluating whether the guy who’s taken an interest in you is strong and tenderhearted enough to raise your future kids.

However, even among Christians, there are differences as to whether you should or should not date.

The choice is up to you and your parents, but Christian teens should still know God’s perspective on dating.