” my grandmother wondered every time the topic came up. They both obstinately held to the position that courtship was a foolish idea. As I grew older, I started to speak at homeschool conferences and events.
Dating was evil and Courtship, whatever it was, was godly, good and Biblical.
My grandparents would often ask why I wasn’t dating in high school.
Read here see how some people have carried the idea to extremes and their implementation has given the name a bad rep. Your goal is to have a happy marriage and glorify God in the process. You can do that through arranged marriages, healthy dating or courtship.
Read here to see how it worked out perfectly fine for others.
It’s common for people to swing from one side of the pendulum to the other.
As a result of people going to extremes in how they do courtship I’ve begun to see more people feel uneasy about identifying with that word.
I grew up as a member of the homeschool community back when we were hiding from the cops and getting our textbooks from public school dumpsters.
When I was a teenager, my friends started reading this new book called I Kissed Dating Goodbye. After reading it myself, I grew into as big an opponent of dating as you could find.
Last week, I asked you to give me your most burning love questions. More than 100 of you left us a comment with a question about love and romance. Mars asked, “I hear the word ‘courting’ a lot in opposition to ‘dating.’ What are the differences between the two and which relationship is the better of the two? Courtship and dating are words that are thrown around a lot on this blog.