Dating a non christian guy
In fact, I think he/she will be more encouraging of my faith than lots of Christians would be.” they’re wrong, and so the problem will often be that, in their guilt, they’ll stay hidden.
Once confessed, the problem isn’t recognition that they’ve sinned; the problem is the slow, painful process of repentance.
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.
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.
Single men and women can do that also, particularly in relationship to the church under the love of Christ, the fulfillment of marriage.
It’s also my painful experience that when the weak foundation of such a conviction is removed at the beginning of a potential relationship, it will not be a time when someone is in a good position to examine more carefully the Bible’s teaching and build a stronger biblical foundation.
A BRIEF BIBLICAL THEOLOGY My hope is that this article will be of some use to people in such a situation, but of more use to the Christian who, long before the temptation arises, needs to make a stronger resolve not to get romantically involved with a non-Christian.