Tips on relationships and dating
There is a reason they call it a “broken heart.” God understands the power of love and the damage a broken heart can do.This is why it is important for Christian teens to really pray, know their hearts, and listen to God when they decide to date.Why get involved emotionally with someone that you should not marry?This does not mean you cannot be friends with that person, but you should not date them.It is love that should drive Christian teens to date, but it should not be the shallow version of love. You should know the person you are dating and know their beliefs.You should check your potential boyfriend against the values listed in 1 Corinthians. Go through the characteristics to measure your relationship.
Christians need to have a different attitude toward dating.
It is culture and society that place an emphasis on race.
Be careful of recreational dating, where you date for the sake of dating.
However, even among Christians, there are differences as to whether you should or should not date.
The choice is up to you and your parents, but Christian teens should still know God’s perspective on dating.