Forgiveness and showing love can be hard at times, and even may seem impossible, but do it. If God brought you two together, fight for one another, believe in one another.“There are three things that amaze me—no, four things that I don’t understand: how an eagle glides through the sky, how a snake slithers on a rock, how a ship navigates the ocean, how a man loves a woman.” —Proverbs -19Sacrificial Love Love is sacrificial. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres.Question: "What does the Bible say about dating / courting?But though Scriptures are filled with foundational life-changing truths, there are still some topics that are left untouched when it comes to finding a biblical perspective.In fact, I have to chuckle to myself whenever someone asks me to give a “biblical” perspective on dating.If you want to shoot for a lifelong, God-honoring union with your best friend, then that is when you know it's time to start a romance (Genesis ; Matthew 19:5).When in doubt, ask God for guidance and be prepared to trust and obey Him.
But that sometimes means that He will not give us what we want when we want it because He knows the positive or negative results of our truest desires.
Finding a mate functioned a lot more like a bartering system than dinner and a movie.
If we’re really serious about “biblical dating,” than our Friday night rendezvous at Starbucks would probably need to include our entire extended family, a dowry, and a couple hundred donkeys, goats, and sheep somewhere in the mix.
When one is in a committed relationship, whether dating or courting, it is important to remember to love the Lord above all else (Matthew ).
To say or believe that another person is “everything” or the most important thing in one’s life is idolatry, which is sin (Galatians ; Colossians 3:5).