Recommended Reads: Boundaries in Dating
Boundaries in Dating: How Healthy Choices Grow Healthy Relationships
Overview – Amazon
Dating can be fun, but it’s not easy. Meeting people is just one concern. Once you’ve met someone, then what? What do you build? Nothing, a simple friendship, or more? How do you set smart limits on physical involvement? Financial involvement? Individual responsibilities? Respected counselors, popular radio hosts, and best-selling authors Henry Cloud and John Townsend apply the principles described in their Gold Medallion Award-winning Boundaries to matters of love and romance. Helping readers bridge the pitfalls of dating, Boundaries in Dating unfolds a wise, biblical path to developing self-control, freedom, and intimacy in the dating process. Boundaries in Dating helps singles to think, solve problems, and enjoy the benefits of dating to the hilt, increasing their abilities to find and commit to a marriage partner. Liberally illustrated with insightful, true-life examples, this much-needed book includes such topics as: Sins You Can Live With–Recognizing and choosing quality over perfection in a dating partner – Don’t Fall in Love with Someone You Wouldn’t Be Friends With–How to ensure that honest friendship is one vital component in a relationship – Don’t Screw Up a Friendship Out of Loneliness–Preserving friendships by separating between platonic relationships and romantic interest – Kiss False Hope Good-Bye–Moving past denial to deal with real relational problems in a realistic and hopeful way . . . and much more.
“Values are sometimes worth living and dying for, and are certainly worth dating and breaking up over.” – Henry Cloud
Review: Kendall Berdinsky
There are a lot of misconceptions about Christian dating out there, but there are also a lot of questions. How does one go about dating in a manner that will glorify God?
In the world of serial dating, this book discusses how dating won’t cure a lonely hart, the problem with the opposites attract mindset, saying no to disrespect, and so much more.
Anyone who is in a dating relationship or wants to be in a healthy Christian relationship.