Dating and praying

23-Jan-2018 03:23

You may also recognize her voice from her 150 articles at Relevant Magazine or Crosswalk.com!She’s also the creator of this True Love Dates Blog! "Dating" as it is currently practiced in much of the world does not exist among Muslims.Young Muslim men and women (or boys and girls) do not enter into one-on-one intimate relationships, spending time alone together and "getting to know one another" in a very deep way as a precursor to selecting a marital partner.First of all, Muslim youth develop very close friendships with their same-sex peers.This "sisterhood" or "brotherhood" that develops when they are young continues throughout their lives, and serves as a network to become familiar with other families.You may have been praying about love for a while, or maybe you don’t know here to begin. Because I’ve always had a tendency to think about love, rather than pray about it.For me, if I can’t have control, I fool myself into thinking that I’ve got some sort of ability to “figure it out” in my head.

Holiness is setting a greater standard than that of the flesh or the world.Unless otherwise indicated, all content is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License. All Scripture quotations, unless otherwise indicated, are taken from The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. That is why these marriages often prove very successful in the long-term.Any relationship that is built on the foundation of God’s word offers a great opportunity for growth.

Holiness is setting a greater standard than that of the flesh or the world.

Unless otherwise indicated, all content is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License.

All Scripture quotations, unless otherwise indicated, are taken from The Holy Bible, English Standard Version.

That is why these marriages often prove very successful in the long-term.

Any relationship that is built on the foundation of God’s word offers a great opportunity for growth.

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