Dating after divorce for christian men
Table of Contents: SEE ALSO: How to Stop Being Offended All of the Time A Brief Overview: What Does the Bible Say about Divorce? This means owning your part in the process, owning your emotions and finding a supportive community that will offer Biblical counsel as you go.
Dealing with your feelings is a huge step of the process.
Today, I want to get into specifics on staying sexually pure. After being married and having a sex life, it can feel excruciatingly slow to back everything up to holding hands, then a soft kiss, then a lingering kiss, and then a more passionate kiss . If you add sex into the mix, you’ll feel prematurely attached and less able to see them clearly. I realize it may feel like you don’t have that kind of time, but slow isn’t years. We cannot do this on our own, so seek out all the Christian resources you need to stay sexually pure.
But what does starting over after divorce look like? You cannot see the forest for the trees; you cannot see around the bend.
In the aftermath of a divorce, every man and woman needs to decide how he or she will start over.
I think all Christians would agree that God's ideal for marriage is "one man and one woman, living together in marriage until parted by death." We see this emphasized by our Lord in Matthew 19:3-12.
As strict as the Pharisees were, they believed that divorce was permissible.