Gods dating rules
As people move on to one sexual relationship after another, not only do they have to deal with the pain of these broken bonds, they establish the habit of short-term sexual relationships-a way of thinking that is more often than not carried over into marriage.
No wonder those who have sex prior to marriage have more divorces than those who don’t.
They are also the building blocks of communities, societies and, ultimately, civilizations. Though the Bible gives no specific age when dating is appropriate, wise parents will teach their maturing children sound biblical principles that will help them follow God’s standards of behavior.
A society is only as strong as its marriages and families. Parents should determine when their children are ready to date based on their maturity and readiness to accept responsibility for their actions.
We’ll share with you some frank answers about the consequences of premarital sex and popular myths about sex.
And finally, we’ll share some advice given by people who have committed their lives to godly dating.
When we have our educations and an established career, we are ready to date more seriously toward marriage.
Of course, even dating for marriage often begins on a social basis of getting to know another person.
To understand the difference between God’s way and the world’s, consider the dating practices common in Western countries.
A thorough understanding of God’s standards for dating and marriage is one of the greatest blessings children can receive from their parents.