One glance at the numerous books about love, dating, and marriage suggests that we're making a lot of this up as we go along.
Of course, there are biblical principles that are essential in dating.
God may, in fact, have a spunky brunette in mind, and he's steering you toward her as you read this.
Once they've done that, God increases his sustaining presence.I'm not saying that God doesn't have a will regarding your dating life.The church has reached a difficult crossroads when it comes to pre–marriage romance.We no longer have rituals of courtship and arranged marriage to guide us every step of the way. It's also spawned a whole range of opinions and advice on how to handle dating.He made fun of modern dating, saying, "By the time you get married now, the fun is over.
In an arranged marriage, the fun starts after the wedding!
German theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer addresses this issue in a wedding sermon he wrote for his sister from a Nazi jail cell.
He says that God joins the relationship between a man and a woman at the point of marriage.
But, as in all things, it's best to ask for his guidance.
The Bible promises he will provide that whenever we ask.
Whom you married wasn't even up to you most of the time.