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Enter your email and we'll send the link for your download. Many Christian couples struggle in their relationships because they forget the core principles of godliness, purity, and unconditional love that is modeled in scripture. If two believers are in a relationship, it would help for them to study the following 7 Bible quotes: When couples really love each other, they want the best for each other in all things.
Physical attraction is trumped by the pure love of God that couples can show one another. Holiness is setting a greater standard than that of the flesh or the world.
Holiness gives a relationship a chance to grow in spiritual depth and encourages a stronger faith walk as a couple. Respect is given to the other person as they demonstrate integrity, strong moral character, and complete devotion to God. This signifies a greater maturity in the relationship that will only strengthen it. The couple could be at a different level of spirituality and yet still help each other grow with times of prayer, Bible study, and fellowship with other believers.
Serving in ministry as a couple brings to light the different spiritual gifts and how they work together in service. The service can be a united effort as a couple to continue to grow in their relationship.
Being involved in ministry as a dating couple also gives opportunity for mentor relationships with other older couples in the church.
Dating couples who pray together for each other and others will experience a greater closeness spiritually. Listening to each other praying gives an indication of the comfort level in speaking to God with requests and thanksgiving. Every day there are opportunities for the faith of couples to falter.
However when there is continued encouragement to grow and be stretched in the faith—dating couples will find their time together richer and more drawn towards Christ.
The Bible offers fail-proof advice for any dating couple who wants their relationship to bring glory and honor to God. Crystal and her husband, Marshall, raise their five children in the Bloomington, IL.
As a freelance writer and editor for over 13 years, Crystal has published numerous Christian curriculums for Sunday School and VBS as well as many articles dealing with marriage, motherhood, and relationships.