Bible studies for dating couple
To take some variation of the practices above and arbitrarily slap them onto a relationship can actually end up harming the relationship.
And here’s the kicker: believe it or not, the Bible doesn’t actually say a whole lot about dating/courting relationships.
If it takes you two or three years to work through one of the volumes, by the time you’re done with both books, perhaps Dr. Don’t get bogged down thinking something’s wrong if you don’t have time to read the Bible together every day.
If we are committed to obeying Jesus, than that necessarily rules out dating unbelievers. There are so many issues which aren’t explicitly addressed by Scripture, and therefore require wisdom.
Is it sinful for a couple to drive to a deserted area at night just to “hang out”? Is it wise for a young man to talk to a young woman’s parents about dating/courting their daughter? It depends on whether the parents are Christians, how old the woman is, and a host of other conditions.
If you go from never reading God’s Word together to reading it just once or twice a week, that’s still a huge improvement.
At various times, Lisa and I have both been convicted of the gaps in our practice of doing this together over the course of 30 years of marriage.