5 Choices For Every Single Woman Desiring Marriage

Single women wanting to marry can feel like finding a godly man is like finding water in the desert. A woman desires marriage but loves Jesus so she prays and waits and even searches for a godly man and as another year goes by she begins to wonder if becoming a wife and becoming aContinue reading “5 Choices For Every Single Woman Desiring Marriage”

Why I Don’t Recommend Dating Or Marrying A Pro-Choice Person

Being a pastor of a church that has young adults coming into it continually, I have the great honor of being asked to officiate weddings frequently. However, I myself do not make it to the wedding altar with them. Here’s how it usually goes: A couple starts dating, falls in love, gets engaged and partContinue reading “Why I Don’t Recommend Dating Or Marrying A Pro-Choice Person”

7 Questions to Ask for Men and Women Wanting to Marry (A blog series on dating, 4 of 4)

[This blog is the fourth and final installment in a series of blogs on dating for single people and for parents raising children. Read the first blog and second blog and third blog to catch up] This last blog on dating is for the following: – If you are single and desire marriage– If you desireContinue reading “7 Questions to Ask for Men and Women Wanting to Marry (A blog series on dating, 4 of 4)”

7 Principles For Single People Wanting To Date (A blog series on dating, 3 of 4)

[This blog is the third installment in a series of four blogs on dating for single people and for parents raising children. Read the first blog and second blog to catch up] There are four types of relationships when it comes to dating today, and three of them are acceptable for Christians.  Prearranged marriage.  Courtship. Continue reading “7 Principles For Single People Wanting To Date (A blog series on dating, 3 of 4)”

2 Blunders Made By Single People Who Date (A Blog Series on Dating, 2 of 4)

[This blog is the second in a series of four blogs on dating for single people and for parents raising children. The first blog can be read here.]  If you are single desiring marriage, you are not alone. You might feel lonely at times, but you are in the majority of American adults right now. Continue reading “2 Blunders Made By Single People Who Date (A Blog Series on Dating, 2 of 4)”

Fun and Needed Marriage Advice For Men

The man gave names to all livestock and to the birds of the heavens and to every beast of the field. (Genesis 2:20) Adam names three categories of animals: livestock, birds and beasts. It says he named all of them. There are 8.7 million species named today and 30,000 more than don’t have names. ForContinue reading “Fun and Needed Marriage Advice For Men”

3 Practical Steps for Thriving Relationships

Everyone needs wisdom in their relationships. If you’ve got all of your relationships figured out and they’re thriving and are at peace and don’t need improving, we’ll see you on the next blog post. You can stop reading. Every single person, no matter the age or stage of life, guy or gal, single or married,Continue reading “3 Practical Steps for Thriving Relationships”

Laying the Foundation for Better Communication in our Relationships

Recently I was at a fast food joint, catching a bite, replying to emails. About 15ft from me, at a smaller table, was a girl, age 12, 13ish, with a smartphone in her hands. She was playing a game. Across the table was her brother, age 9 or 10. Brother was asking the sister if heContinue reading “Laying the Foundation for Better Communication in our Relationships”

13 Statements on Dating and Christianity

Whether you’re 40 and single, or 16 and single, if you desire to be married, that desire is good and it’s from God, so align your emotions with what God wants for you, and not what everyone else is doing.  Here are 13 biblical values I see when it comes to dating and Christianity:  (1)Continue reading “13 Statements on Dating and Christianity”

What a Husband Would Know If He Studied His Wife

What’s been known since the first sun ray was ever felt by Adam and Eve is that women are different than men. Women have an entirely unique, separate, complicated, woven-together way of looking at things, processing events, expressing emotions, responding to circumstances. Men need to study up on it. What should be studied by menContinue reading “What a Husband Would Know If He Studied His Wife”