Relationship With God Quotes (66 quotes)
?3 Tips To Stay Sexually Pure While Dating
It had been a long day for him and my tantalizing request was draining his resolve, I knew it. We made a deal, remember. No visiting past eleven. I need to go. You already know what happens if I stay.
Next Live Stream: Women in the Word — please wait. Watch Now: Women in the Word. What if my girlfriend or boyfriend sleeps on a separate bed when they sleep over? Is that okay? So flee youthful passions and pursue righteousness, faith, love, and peace, along with those who call on the Lord from a pure heart. This is really dangerous territory for a lot of reasons. Rather than putting ourselves in a tempting position, Scripture tells us to flee temptations, not put ourselves in the path of them and then will ourselves not to succumb.
Dating couples need a game plan: a set of ideas, attitudes and actions that will help them glorify God and safeguard their relationship from premarital sex. When I typed out these words as an idea for an article on abstinence, I realized this was a difficult topic to get people talking about. When I asked my peers to share their stories, few were virgins with no sexual history, and even fewer wanted to talk about it. Recounting my own sin made me feel like the chief of hypocrites. Yet, at the same time, I knew couples who did it right. They met, fell in love, dated and waited until they were married to have sex. There seemed to be a special connection between them that made me wonder, How did they do it?
To have a God-centered dating relationship, find a partner who values their relationship with God as much as you do, so you can be sure God will be central in your relationship. Only date someone if you view them as a potential life-long partner to help you find your soul mate quicker. When you start dating, avoid being physically intimate with each other until marriage, so you stay true to God. Instead, spend time praying together and reading scripture, as well as other fun activities, to strengthen your relationship with God and with each other. You should also spend time with other Godly couples, which will help you stay in touch with your values while having fun.