Christian dating advice for parents
One of the biggest mistakes I have seen countless singles make is assuming that because they or their dating partner graduated from a support ministry, there no longer exists a residue of pain in their heart.
Just as in marriage, dating or courtship needs to be about God's glory and building each other up in Christ.
Real recovery does not transport you back to being the person you were before the tragedy; it incorporates who you were with who you have had to become.
Be open to discovering this and integrating these various parts of you. As I've written in each of my other books, children never recover from the death of a parent or parental divorce.
Notice I did not say what is “right or wrong,” as the principles of right and wrong are no longer valid without absolute morals to establish their foundational basis, and our children get this point all too well.
Our youth’s views on dating have just followed this same pathway.