Who remembers how Jesus responded to the Samaritan woman at the well (in consideration of her sexual sin)?
We need to remember to follow Jesus’ example by sharing the gospel and living as a “light” in the world of sinful darkness.” Remind students to base their beliefs about homosexuality on the truth of the bible and not on popular or cultural opinions. Also, we need to respect our parents’ thoughts concerning the appropriate time to date and who to date.
Or should she obey and break her own heart in the process? She broke up with Joseph and left for college in tears. But she knew beyond a shadow of a doubt that she’d done the right thing.
This is a fairly common scenario—A Christian dates a non-Christian. The Christian must make a choice: go through the pain of a breakup, or be “unequally yoked” with an unbeliever.
It's simply impossible for me to address all of the fantastic individual questions and comments we've received, but know that we will do our very best to incorporate as many as possible into the columns themselves and the blog discussions that follow. Quite a few of you asked questions or made comments about my statement in Biblical Dating, an Introduction that "Biblical dating assumes NO physical intimacy" outside of marriage.
CLOSING PRAYER: “Lord, we accept your truth regarding dating.
Please equip us to commit to your word and to quick repentance of relational sin.
When Kim became a Christian as a young teenager, her life changed dramatically.
However, her faith was put to a difficult test when she fell in love with a non-Christian some years later.