Today we call it dating, but, I want to use the word courtship because dating has been so misused. What is courtship? It is a defined period where two people in a relationship decide to spend time getting to know each other with the intention of getting married in the foreseeable future. Courtship has a … Continue reading COURTSHIP: Why It Is Important.
Photo by Natalia Sobolivska What happens when two people get together and don’t know what the heck they are supposed to do?... Mess, confusion, and brokenness ensue. Whenever a man and woman get into a relationship and don’t know their designed role; they will steward that relationship in error. As women, what exactly is our … Continue reading God’s Design for Women in Relationships
Photo by Sandy Millar At the onset, emotions and feelings are usually what drive the relationship. We choose someone because we are attracted to them first. We go on a couple of dates, and begin to develop an emotional attachment to each other. However, we can be fooled to believe that emotions are a solid … Continue reading Before The Vow
Photo by Khadeeja Yasser I wasn’t going to let the month of ‘love’ go by without slipping in a relationship post. Today I want to talk about a few things that define a good relationship. I say good because even great ones have room for improvement. For most people, it's not that we don't want … Continue reading 7 Dynamics of a Good Relationship
Photo by Kelly Sikkema Relationship myths. With the internet, comes a lot of information some of which isn’t true. One of the most falsely represented is relationships. The internet has painted a picture of perfect couples, perfect marriages, perfect spouses which has misled a lot of people. Yes, relationships can be a great place where … Continue reading 5 Relationship myths that will rob you of a great relationship.
Photo by Superkitina Wouldn’t it be nice if someone took the guesswork out of dating for you? Wouldn’t it be awesome if you knew exactly who you need to be with and when? Yet this is not how it works. Dating even in Christian circles is a complicated affair. But I do believe that if … Continue reading Does God choose for us?
Photo by Gift Habeshaw Signs he is ready for a serious relationship Dating can be fun or it can be an arduous heartbreaking experience. Dating in the 21st century is even harder because of social media and the internet, which allows a person to build a completely different persona from who they really are. It's … Continue reading Date wisely
Photo by Everton Villa How Do We Do It Right? Dating can be daunting. It can be a season full of confusion and self-doubt. But it doesn’t have to be. We can do it with confidence and wisdom. And whether we end up marrying the person we date or not we can glorify God either … Continue reading Dating
Photo by Joel Overbeck purity Purity is defined as the condition of being free from anything that contaminates or pollutes. When we say that someone is sexually pure it means that they are unpolluted by sexual immorality. It is also possible to abstain from sex and be impure. Our thoughts can pollute us, our hearts … Continue reading 7 THINGS ABOUT PURITY
In a godly marriage, when two people are equally yoked it means they have the capacity and ability to do what God intended for them to do together.