Temptation in christian dating
Maturity and readiness for marriage are not considerations in the decision to date.Instead, couples usually date with the selfish goals of having fun and enjoying romantic attachments.It is a decision to walk by faith, to trust in God, to honor others above yourself, and to believe that God will deal bountifully with you, because He is love.(See II Corinthians 5:7, Psalm , Romans , Psalm 13, and I John 4:8.)Because each individual, family, and set of circumstances is unique, each courtship will be unique.A must read for all ‘good men’ — and for men who want to be.” —David Arp, “Marriage Alive Seminars” Co-founder. “Bill Perkins writes with honesty, vulnerability, and remarkable insight.
Perkins' candor about the male makeup is refreshing and uplifting.
A couple participating in courtship seeks the accountability of their parents or other mentors.
As they establish guidelines for their relationship, they can more easily recognize that God also holds them responsible to honor one another.
Every Man’s Battle: Winning the War on Sexual Temptation One Victory at a Time (book) The Silent War (book) Love Life for Every Married Couple (book) Intimate Issues: Answers to 21 Questions Christian Women Ask About Sex (book) Sex, Love and Relationships (movie) t’s no surprise that men today struggle with sexual purity.
Temptation is rampant—big as a billboard, quick as the flip of a TV channel or the click of a mouse. ” from every corner, isn’t it time someone talked eye-to-eye with Christian men about how to master lust and achieve the holiness they long for?