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Christian sexual boundaries in dating

I expected him to flee immediately–break up with me right then and there because he didn’t want to be with someone with so much baggage. He showed me I am indeed a wretched sinner, but because of Jesus I am free from bondage. Marriage is hard enough with a believer who grasps the Gospel, but bring an unbeliever into that, and it gets messy.

Ladies, I’m going to say this as bluntly as I can: I would compromise my beliefs in order to have a temporary comfort.

My flesh was saying, “This guy is showing interest in you… ” I got wrapped up in relationships and feelings when I knew the end of the road was near, and there was no commitment heading toward marriage.

I have received a few emails from Christians (and even one from a non-Christian) asking if it is okay for a Christian to date or marry an unbeliever.

The dangers of spiritual directors and confessors abusing their power is by no means limited to the first millennium, as this recent essay suggests.

But I can guarantee you will find all of those things with about 1,000 other people in this world. It represents how much Jesus Christ loves us: His body, His church, His bride.

That might be love on the world’s standards, but not on Christ’s standards. When two sinners come together, the Gospel is displayed. Do you see him as the father to your future children?

An unbeliever who practices Christian-like morality is going to be attractive to a Christian.