Christian parents and dating
I had maybe a hundred reasons to allow bitterness to go down inside me and settle in there.I had a broken home, broken children, a broken marriage, and an awful mess, and even after my divorce, ongoing awfulness. One of the very first ways I knew the Lord was prompting me was that I had to deal with my propensity to allow bitterness to settle in.
German theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer addresses this issue in a wedding sermon he wrote for his sister from a Nazi jail cell.Most are well intended and contain a nugget of truth. Dating is hard enough without sifting through all this erroneous information, so let's debunk some myths.There are plenty of them, but let's focus on what I believe are the top five myths that make dating harder for Christian men.There is plenty of stuff about God's will for his people, God wanting good things for you, and God's ultimate plan.Nowhere, however, does it say that God picked out a spunky brunette whom he's waiting to spring on you at the right moment. When it comes to God, I'm pretty careful about saying what he does or doesn't do.