History of courting dating
A History of Dating Mark Driscoll With Valentine’s Day right around the corner, I thought it might be helpful to remind Christians that we worship a single guy who died a virgin.
It’s important to view the times in which we live through the lens of both history and Scripture.
God’s plan of chastity before marriage and fidelity in marriage is still the best plan. I was not a virgin when I met Grace at the age of seventeen.
We were sleeping together until God saved me in college and I got some decent Bible teaching about sex.
A man who was going to pay a woman for sex told his buddies that he was “going on a date.” Interestingly, while dating isn’t overtly a euphemism for prostitution any longer, for many men, the process is similar.
In our culture, a man takes a woman on a date, spends lots of money, and by the world’s standards expects the woman to “put out.” The cultural history of dating is interesting.
The History of Dating Most likely, you view your experiences regarding dating as normative.