Dating in this current culture is complicated. Though there may be fewer rituals and traditions, the dating expectations today are highly subjective and influenced greatly by our roots. Dating someone from a different background can pose some challenges that often cannot be overcome. Let’s

The Teen Dating Crisis and Cure

My heart is so heavy since I read yet another article about teen dating gone wrong. I don’t know anything about this girl’s family, her values or her faith but what I do know is that this is happening everywhere. The teen dating crisis

Parenting Teens With Tools That Work

Parenting teens is one of the toughest challenges moms and dads face. Moms and dads have to balance between the Word of God and practical living to help children navigate the world around them. The character development that happens along the way can point

Does Premarital Counseling Really Work?

Isaiah 62:5 As a young man marries a young woman, so will your Builder marry you; as a bridegroom rejoices over his bride, so will your God rejoice over you. Premarital counseling is common in the Christian culture, even expected. Yet, the divorce rate among

Why Blind Dates Are a Bad Idea

A blind date is a bad idea – at least if it’s on the Internet. Dating today has become a race from single status to couple status as quickly as possible without taking the time to get to know each other. Christian teens that

Jesus Will Heal Your Heartbreak

Relationships often come with heartbreak. Sadness and disappointment can consume your thoughts and feelings and leave you feeling hopeless. God the Father reassures us that he will heal the heartbreak that we can’t seem to get beyond. He has an all-consuming power to soothe