Dating, according to the world, is for self satisfaction with no shade of concern for the other person.
The heart of Christian dating should be the long range goal of finding a mate.
Your first kiss should be at the alter when you get married. There is no reason for teenagers to date when they are so young. This world teaches that it is ‘normal’ for the kids to run around together, spend time in compromising situations together, hang on each other, kiss, and on and on. For those considering dating as a Christian, and parents as well, a few things to consider is the age of the couple.
I can’t tell you how many people I have met who wished they would have waited. Children in the Bible were not considered adults until they were 20. If a couple are adults also remember to give them consideration and courtesy.
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Christian Courtship, Part I - February 16, 2003 Christian Courtship, Part II - February 23, 2003 Christian Courtship, Part III: Court with the Parents Blessing in Mind - March 2, 2003 Christian Courtship, Part IV: What Constitutes a Godly Courtship?
It may take years for that prayer to be answered, but don’t loose heart.