From “Hi” to “I Do” in a Year

From “Hi” to “I Do” in a Year

I married her about a year after I first met her. I met her in church, and also saw her around the university campus, where she was a grad student and where I had some clients. A couple of months after I first saw her, and after we’d chatted some at...
Dating/Courtship is Not Pre-Engagement

Dating/Courtship is Not Pre-Engagement

If you think that dating or courting is pre-engagement, and that you’ve got to know this’ll be your marriage partner before you go on your first date, then you’re really putting too much pressure on yourself. That kind of attitude will turn dating...
Dating Is Just Fine

Dating Is Just Fine

I used to make a big deal differentiating “dating” and “courting.” I’ve lightened up. To me, a “date” is simply a pre-arranged social engagement with someone to whom you may be attracted. To me, “dating” is a...