Dating guide for christians
As a Christian woman manoeuvring the challenging waters of dating, there are certain dos and don’ts that you should follow.These rules are based on what is instructed from the word of God, which is sadly often overlooked by a number of dating Christian singles.
Never let someone lead you to hold back on your faith.Sexuality has always been God’s idea and He uses it to be glorified through singles and married couples.John Piper said, “The ultimate reason why we are sexual is to make God more fully knowable.” Our sexual desires reflect a deeper spiritual intimacy that God longs to have with us beyond what we can attain physically.Sexuality is therefore meant to be embraced and then properly stewarded. How can you develop a relationship that will last a lifetime? Learn the principles from the Bible that guide Christians into a godly and joyful marriage.Although marrying between faiths is entirely legal in Britain, couples often face resistance and hostility, both from family members and religious leaders.
Occasionally both Muslims and Christians feel pressure to convert to another's faith in order to avoid fallouts and ostracism.
It is important that you ensure that you have the same faith as the guy that you are dating.
This is actually specified in the scriptures that we should not be equally yoked with unbelievers.
The 2001 census suggests 21,000 but demographers believe the figure is considerably higher.
The document, called When Two Faiths Meet, is the product of months of painstaking negotiations between Christian and Muslim leaders and emphasises the need for tolerance and acceptance of mixed-faith marriages.
Jon Bloom serves as author, board chair, and co-founder of Desiring God.