Christian dating statistics teen
As a dad, we need to actively engage our sons and daughters around this topic and provide them a functioning model of what this looks like.
If we don't, the culture around them will set the tone.
While it's possible to be friends with the opposite sex, it needs be done so with obvious and intentional boundaries in place.Once we removed the Bible as the basis and/or standard of our conduct, we were left with the shifting sands of man's own wisdom. Senate prayer when he said, "...unless we stand for something, we shall fall for anything." As a result, our young people of today embrace a worldview that is more secular than biblical and more me-centered than God-centered.In the process, we've lost our True North (God's Truth). This equates to a philosophy of life that looks to oneself or the "norms" of society to define what is acceptable and what is not-acceptable.My wife and daughter know this truth well (not to say that women don't see things.They often do, especially within the actions of other women).