and give some practical advice on how it can be done. This is an old term that in the last 10-15 years has had a bit of a revival in certain circles in the Christian community.
Recently I was afforded the opportunity to give a lecture on the issue of courtship to a group of high school young men. ” Throughout the time together we looked at a good definition for it . In short, courtship has been defined as a relationship between a man and a woman in which they seek to determine if it is God’s will for them to marry each other. In the short lecture I asked the question, “What is courtship? Some have a very strict view of what it looks like, while others have a bit more liberal understanding of the term.So, how did I come (eventually) to the conviction of Christian courtship over the ever popular, and almost completely accepted, view of casual dating?I grew up in a culture that knew no alternative than to have girlfriends from the time I was in 1 grade until I graduated high school.
It is an old term, but the problem is that there is not an exact definition for it. If you are interested in hearing more about courtship and why I believe it is a great alternative to just casual dating, then please check it out and click on the link below. I believe courtship comes with some positives and negatives.