Why might online dating be helpful
This is different from my generation, which is encouraged to “wait until you are ready to get married” before pursuing a romantic relationship.
Readiness can become a carrot on a stick, an ideal that can never be achieved.
” my grandmother wondered every time the topic came up. They both obstinately held to the position that courtship was a foolish idea. As I grew older, I started to speak at homeschool conferences and events.
I talked with homeschool parents, students and alumni all over the country and started to see some challenges with making courtship work.
They were not the Bible-reading, small-grouping, mission-tripping Christian young people common in evangelical churches today.
And yet her community of friends all got married and then stayed married for decades and decades.