Happy, healthy partners bring about a sense of calm and excitement into our lives whereas toxic partners will deplete and demoralize us.
You’d be surprised to know how many Christians date someone with opposing religious views, all in hopes of converting them in the near future.I understand that God can use all things to work together for the good of those who are in Christ, but I cannot help but wonder if God would encourage a relationship that is unequally yoked. I’m not ignorant enough to think that God hasn’t used an unequally yoked couple for His good, but I will still fall on the side of discouraging relationships where both parties aren’t on the same spiritual page. (Proverbs 16)Your relationship with God should always be put above your relationship with anyone else, and that includes your future spouse.” “Being in love” often means infatuation, romance, and high chemistry – things that are essentially selfish.This type of “love” is not a good reason to get married, but friendship is. Real love is about giving to and caring about another person’s life.It’s all just so easy, especially when you’re desperate for a warm body come Valentine’s day.
I’ll be completely honest: I’ve delved into the wide foray of dating apps.
Here are 20 questions to ask your boyfriend about your relationship before moving forward, especially if you're considering marriage.1. Does your partner encourage you to be your best self, or does he or she get intimidated by any triumphs and feel more secure when you're not putting your best foot forward?
Does he or she make you feel secure and loved or do they create drama or leave you sitting in a sea of uncertainty?
And while many people might disagree, let me share a few verses to help shed some light.
This isn’t to say that unbelievers can’t be good people, but I am saying I’d discourage you from dating someone who isn’t on the same spiritual foundation as you.
From Tinder to Ok Cupid to Grindr, I even formed a sort of obsession at some point.