“They come to view relationships as transitory—which in a sense prepares them for divorce rather than for marriage.” Recreational or casual dating—pairing off merely for fun or for the sake of having a boyfriend or a girlfriend—can easily lead to hurt feelings.Consider Eric, who at age 18 was innocently enjoying what he thought was just a close friendship with a girl.Playing with someone’s affections in that way is cruel, and it comes as no surprise that such relationships are often short-lived.
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․․․․․ Chances are, the first number you wrote down is lower than the second. You might be among the many youths who are wisely putting off dating until they’re old enough to know themselves better.
That is what a young Christian named Sondra has decided to do, even though she is already of legal age to marry. Or is it because of some undesirable trait on your part?
Be sure to read what we have to say in the articles below though; your question may already have been answered!
Dating or courting or whatever you want to call it can be a great way to solidify an already super strong friendship if your parents have given their blessing, God is at the center, and you are both ready to step it up.
Basically, even at this point I don’t trust myself to make such a decision. If you are not maintaining your own spirituality, how will you encourage a mate to do so? These are just a few things you need to consider if you are thinking about dating and marriage.
When I feel that my personality has been stable for a couple of years, then I’ll think about dating.” Are You Ready to Get Married? ▪ Relationships How do you treat your parents and siblings? In the meantime, you may interact with members of the opposite sex in appropriate group settings. .” series can be found at the Web site TO THINK ABOUT ▪ In what appropriate settings can you mix with members of the opposite sex?
God loves us, and He does not want us to fail in life.