Dating by james dobson
It was also noted in this study that dads as well as moms had little influence when it came to who their children dated.
For every parent out there, this should be a huge wake-up call. This hits the foundational motive to date/court with God's glory in mind. We know that God’s will for a man and woman is marriage—regarding romantic relationships beyond friendship.
I especially appreciated how he pointed out different ways that society has had a very strong negative influence on parenting, our view of men, and more.
As a Christian this is such a helpful book for a parent of one or more boys.
Boundaries are absolutely necessary within every relationship–especially when it comes to men and women.
It's a basic truth that proximity with the opposite sex, along with openness will yield intimacy.
I recently shared with my older children that most marriages are defiled before the man or woman have a chance to say, "I do." In one prominent online study on dating, over 80% of the respondents indicated that they would consent to sex prior to marriage.
While reading the book I thought that it would be the most relevant to parents of boys in elementary school - before they start to hit puberty.
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Yet, within this goal is the mutual objective: to get to know each other as a brother and sister in Christ in a way that honors God.
While every dating relationship or "courtship" may not end up in marriage, it should result in growing closer to God and building each other up in the Lord.