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)”

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”

7 Questions for Each Gender to Ask Before Dating Someone

Happy Valentine’s Day. For those dating, it can be romantic. For those not dating, it can be lonely. For those married, it can be forced or enjoyable. For the husbands who didn’t know today is V-day, hope the dog makes room for you. Love is in the air around Valentines’ day and that means stupidContinue reading “7 Questions for Each Gender to Ask Before Dating Someone”

3 PRACTICAL GOALS FOR SINGLES (3 OF 3)

For the first time in American history single people households outnumber married people households. If you’re not single currently, you have single friends and family, your kids are going to be entering single adulthood if they’re not there already. They’re an important, valued group the church should not ignore. I have a deep love forContinue reading “3 PRACTICAL GOALS FOR SINGLES (3 OF 3)”