Many Christian young people and parents have never consciously shaped their understanding of dating with the Bible. In fact, dating might be one of the areas where we have blindly followed the path beaten by the world. Let this personal, practical, fun, and, above all, biblical mini-book be a counselor and guide as you pursue the kind of relationships that truly honor God.
- People in their teens and twenties
- Older people considering marriage
- Parents of young adults
- Pastors and church ministry teams
- Small-group leaders
- 1. Dating Don’ts
- 2. The Companionship Principle
- 3. Where, What, When, and Whom?
- 4. Purity and Dating
- Personal Application Projects
- Where Can I Get Further Help?
These mini-books are exactly the kind of books you’d want to have available to you at church – short, biblical and inexpensive enough to give away. —Tim Challies, Blogger
I love the Lifeline mini-books! You can trust these resources to provide accessible, practical, and Bible-saturated help with many of the most common and perplexing problems found in our fallen world. —Heath Lambert, First Baptist Church, Jacksonville, FL
Many Christian counselors are seeking helpful material that is faithful to the Scriptures. The Lifeline mini-book series is an invaluable tool in their counseling tool kit because it will genuinely help struggling Christians with practical answers that are true to the sufficient Word of God. —John Street, The Master’s University, Santa Clarita, CA
About the Author
Joel James has an M.Div. and a D.Min. from The Master’s Seminary and is the pastor-teacher of Grace Fellowship in Pretoria, South Africa. He and his wife, Ruth, have been married since 1993 and have two children.