Dating a non believer

16 Feb

2 Corinthians reminds us of the importance of being bound together with believers.But there’s so much more to this question than a simple yes or no.Because the beautiful thing about God is that as his children, He doesn’t call us to simply go after what is acceptable in life, but what is BEST for our life.My prayer, is that God gives you the courage to choose well.*This article was originally written for Christianity Today.

2 Corinthians - Be ye not unequally yoked together with unbelievers: for what fellowship hath righteousness with unrighteousness? 1 Corinthians - Be not deceived: evil communications corrupt good manners.2 Corinthians -18 - Be ye not unequally yoked together with unbelievers: for what fellowship hath righteousness with unrighteousness? Proverbs - Favour [is] deceitful, and beauty [is] vain: [but] a woman [that] feareth the LORD, she shall be praised.2 Timothy 3:1-5 - This know also, that in the last days perilous times shall come.Proverbs - Keep thy heart with all diligence; for out of it [are] the issues of life.1 Corinthians 13:4-7 - Charity suffereth long, [and] is kind; charity envieth not; charity vaunteth not itself, is not puffed up, 1 Corinthians - Flee fornication.It’s the voice that motivates us to love, to forgive, and to put aside ourselves in order to glorify God through the avenue of our relationship.And in that, we find a love that we can trust, because it is not rooted in ourselves, but in God at work within us.Will the choices we make in dating benefit our lives and push us closer to Jesus, or will they cause us to remain the same?If we’re simply looking at the question of dating a non-believer for what it is, then the basic, non-legalistic answer is yes, it’s .