Christian dating and marriage
Laying out guidelines for dating as followers of Jesus could alter the lives of men and women by keeping them out of toxic and unhealthy relationships (and ultimately marriages).
The trajectory of lives and eternities are in the balance."Careful, there, cowboy. Establishing principles for Christian dating could set men and women on a course toward Christ-centered marriages.
Stop Looking for "the One""Frank, how will I know when I find 'the one'? If you need to take a minute to let that sink in, I will be here when you get back. Here's the deal: God doesn't set up marriage as a divine lottery where every person has one winning ticket.
That would make God a gambler, and the Bible clearly says gambling is from the devil (only joking). Look, marriage isn't as much about finding someone totally compatible as it is about committing to someone despite difficulties and differences."The one" says you need to find the perfect person.
I’ve been with my boyfriend 6 months now, not massively long but it is my first Christian relationship and the difference that makes is phenomenal.
He points me to Christ, shares wisdom, prays for and with me, encourages me when I am feeling doubtful and fights with me to hold firm to my faith and the values we share.