I grew up as a member of the homeschool community back when we were hiding from the cops and getting our textbooks from public school dumpsters.
When I was a teenager, my friends started reading this new book called I Kissed Dating Goodbye. After reading it myself, I grew into as big an opponent of dating as you could find.
Some of the specific challenges I identified were: So I founded Practical
Read here see how some people have carried the idea to extremes and their implementation has given the name a bad rep. Your goal is to have a happy marriage and glorify God in the process. You can do that through arranged marriages, healthy dating or courtship.
Read here to see how it worked out perfectly fine for others.
(Read that post here) Debra Fileta, author of True Love Dates, comments about the courtship vs dating debate in an article posted in Relevant Magazine, “The world of dating can be hard to navigate for a young Christian.
Dating in wider society is often portrayed as a feel-good experience.
If you were to ask me several years ago to give you a rundown of courtship vs dating I would have easily pulled out my notes and let it rip.