I explained what courtship was and quoted Joshua Harris, chapter and verse. “I don’t think courtship is a smart idea,” my grandfather said.“How can you tell who you want to marry if you aren’t going out on dates? I ignored their advice on relationships, preferring to listen to the young people around me who were passionate advocates of courtship.
You are destined to be with her, and God will guide you to her." Good luck finding this one in the Bible.
Of course, the Pew survey is less scientific than one might hope.
But still, assuming that leadership gifts aren't doled out along gender lines, and that many women possess the key traits needed for top-notch leadership, what might this mean for Christian dating and marriage—in which many Christians believe the man should lead?
But I do know this—if you rely on this idea too much, your dating life will get really confusing.
En Español Today I want to write about something that has bothered me for the better part of a decade. He lives in a community where being gay is still very “frowned upon.” I was talking to him on the phone a few weeks ago, telling him about my failed attempts to write this post.
“God hates fags.” We’ve all seen the signs being waved high in the air by members of the Westboro Baptist church. Almost every person of nearly every religion has no problem loathing and condemning the Westboro Baptist Church and its members, and perhaps with reason.