Single missionaries dating

06 Mar

However, who other than our Creator knows best how we can flourish and fully achieve our purpose?

The Bible teaches us that God wants the best for us: "For I know the plans I have for you β€” declares the LORD.

How long was it going to take for me to listen to God? I have heard all the stories, not to mention I have a few of my own. I guess I have always known in my heart that any guy who didn't love God, didn't put Christ first and wasn't growing in his relationship with Christ by the evidence of his fruit is someone I shouldn't date. As each relationship unfolded, there would be a pattern.

Okay, he’s after all of us, but there are some unique dangers in singleness β€” especially in unwanted singleness.

He loves to deceive and discourage single people in the church and derail our devotion and ministry.

It didn't matter because there seemed to be a pattern – a pattern where I would meet this great guy,and he would tell me "Sure, I go to church," which, of course, was enough information for me to date him. Some of you haven't even begun to wait, while others may have given up.

I would arrive at church early, eagerly waiting to have him join me, when much to my repeated surprise he wouldn't show. I have personally been through the all the levels listed below.