Christian patience dating
Finally, let me recommend a great book by a man I respect, Voddie Baucham Jr.
Mature dating relationships are all about love and understanding the other person’s needs and likes.
Satan, on the other hand, wants to mess you up with pride, sexual impurity and every other thing he can do to discredit your testimony for Christ and derail you from serving Him, and from one day having a godly marriage.
Plan ahead Gaps always get filled, often with temptations to sexual impurity.
If a Christ-centered and positive relationship develops, then you might move to cautious displays of affection such as hand-holding.It’s material that I’ve presented to many young people and their parents over several years.When my now married daughters were teenagers, I honed it further for sharing and discussion with them and the young men who asked to date them.The importance lies not in being perfectly compatible but being able to understand each other’s needs.Persons dealing with impatient people in their lives on a daily basis must have wondered at least at some point of time – why is he/she so impatient?