Since marriage is one of the highest spiritual relationships we can have here on earth between people, "being married in Christ", then it would also fit dating.A man and woman was designed and created by God to have a spiritual, physical, and emotional relationship.
So here’s the question, what do you make of a Christian dating a non-Christian? Instead, I’m going to give you three different perspectives: “Yes, date her! Additionally, it is possible for you to follow Jesus and bear fruit throughout your life even if your dating relationship isn’t rooted in Christ. But somewhere, at some point, you’re going to realize that you are building a life on two different foundations.
[Life 201 is a weekly advice column headed by pastor, counselor and RELEVANT Podcast member Eddie Kaufholz.
Eddie answers questions and gives advice on issues you want to hear about.
A prime factor in the failure of marriages in our culture is the lack of spiritual relationship between a husband and wife.
The Word of God says, "We love because he [Jesus] first loved us." [1 John ] In other words, a married couple's "real" capacity to love one another, with a true and deep love comes only after they each have personally experienced the love of God through Jesus, which comes with our salvation.