Dating an agnostic
Romance in New York seemed frightening and exhausting, and I wanted nothing to do with it.I secretly hoped he would do something—anything—to justify my fear of dating and let me get back to my quiet life.I am hoping you will be resting in God’s word and in His love, trusting that His way is what is best for you.Proverbs 3:6 says “in all your ways acknowledge Him and He will make straight your paths”.Raising children would be especially difficult because whose world view would you choose and would the other person support it?
Marriage is intended to be a relationship of oneness between two people (Genesis ,24) - two people who are intimate companions, complementing each other and encouraging each other as they work together toward the same goal.
So, for the first hour of our first date, I sat reed-like on the comfy couch, using only the six inches at its end to support my weight, while he lounged next to me chatting easily.
Over wine and Chimays, we talked about our undergraduate degrees, learning that we both majored in anthropology after dropping out of pre-med programs.
The bible teaches us that, as Christians, we have freedom in Christ (Galatians 5:1).
This freedom, that Jesus so dearly bought for us, is freedom from slavery to sin and death.