Great radio interview with Andre on the Reveal Show (GNBA radio) this month. Discussing questions like ‘Is it easier to date as a Christian or a non-Christian?’ and ‘Should we just date the person God tells us to marry, or can we date more than one person?’
His two-part interview is found between 13:15 and 22:00 minutes, and then between 31:50 and 40:00 minutes.
Have a listen by clicking here now!
Before I suggest how practicing exclusivity in a healthy way can help us date, break up and date again in a way that doesn’t hinder the reconciling work of God (as mentioned here), I’d like to re-visit a passing comment from the Being Selfless post:
“I believe that God can use dating relationship for our benefit even if they don’t end in marriage.”
It’s important to understand that Read more
So there I was, visiting friends for the weekend and going along to their church Sunday service. Tinsel everywhere, a Christmas tree fashioned from recycled paper and a lot of Christmas jumpers. It happened to be their festive outreach Sunday, and they put a lot of effort into using the Christmas season to introduce the local community to Jesus.
They did a very good job. It felt very festive with an engaging message which was sensitive to non-Christians and to those who only go to church in December. But, I must say, they fell into the classic trap I often see at Christmas:
As you would have seen in my previous blogs on dating and reconciliation (At The Centre Heart of Scripture, and Being Selfless) the dating world is a tricky terrain to navigate and even more so if you’re trying to honour God and prevent a particularly messy break-up. Not all dating relationships will end in marriage and that’s OK. If we’re going to manage romantic relationships better so that they don’t cause Read more