We all know that the bottom line is that Christians must only marry Christians. What should be your motives if you’re seeking a mate?
But beyond that, how do you know whom God wants you to marry? How can you know God’s will on this important decision?
The first step in dating should always be the step of faith we take toward our Lord, Savior, and greatest Treasure, King Jesus.
Even though we’re following Jesus, and reading the same Bible, and aiming for the covenant of marriage, our dating advice can be surprisingly wide and diverse.
One Lord, one faith, one baptism — and a billion different dating tips.
Other messages have stressed that Christians need to be much more counter-cultural.
Joshua Harris, for instance, has promoted a model of courtship that harkens back to a model used broadly before modern dating evolved.
People attempting to follow a courtship model within today's culture, however, often run into a lot of practical questions, such as, "What if her dad is unavailable or uninterested in being involved?