Christian daughter dating non christian
Why would a Christian choose to enter such a partnership? Genesis 3 shows how us how marriage gets messed up by sin.Adam and Eve go from naked and unashamed to hiding from one another.For example, how do you decide what you should do at any point in your life? He created man and woman in relationship to do that.
” These words were written by Ben Weisman to be sung by Elvis Presley, but I’ve often heard a variation of them by unmarried Christians beginning to get romantically involved with a non-Christian.
Rather, I shall offer a brief biblical theology of dating unbelievers.
I want to make the point that it is a matter of obedience to God getting romantically involved with a non-believer hangs on a couple of proof-texts taken out of context, then I’m pretty sure it can be removed by a couple of moments staring into a pair of eyes, some attention, and the excitement of a potentially fulfilling lifelong relationship.
If we don’t acknowledge that we’re ruling God’s rule, then we’re ruling under the rule of an idol, or a combination of a whole series of idols. He needs a suitable helper in order to do that, so Eve is provided so that together they will fulfill God’s calling to bring glory to his name under his rule. “It is not good for man to be alone” isn’t true primarily because man is lonely: it’s true because he’s incompetent, even before the Fall.
Practically speaking, this impinges on every single decision you have to make as a married couple. God did not create man alone to be competent to fulfill his calling to image God.