Mutual boundary keeping reflects maturity. Dating can be so distracting for Christian teenagers. If you tell all your secrets and give your heart and soul to the other person, you are setting yourself up for a painful breakup with someone who now knows all your secrets. Flirting is acting like you love someone. In the courtship period, as they grow closer to God, they again grow closer to each other. However, the faith calls on Christians to keep sexual urges under control up to the moment when they will be joined in marriage. This creates a very different set of topics concerning Christian youth dating.
They are bonding and becoming emotionally glued together.
What does the Bible say about dating? Are Christian teens allowed to date?
Each time, as the pain caused from the last relationship fades into the background, the guy and girl develop a new romance with a different partner. The theory seems to be, in order to find the right long-term partner, you should date as many people as possible, and 'try out' all the aspects of a long-term relationship. I will turn away from flirting and playing the dating game. Christians can date other Christians without having to be obsessed or worried about the physical side of the relationship. There will be serious problems if one partner is a fully-committed Christian and the other is complacent about the things of God. Now that we have connected dating to marriage, it needs to be made clear that dating IS NOT that same as marriage. Playing married can lead to physical mistakes.