Start Youth lesson on dating

Youth lesson on dating

He also recommends that parents talk to their kids about dating by age 13, because society is now so fast-paced.

SCRIPTURE PASSAGES: Introduction (5 minutes) OPENING PRAYER: “God, give us the willingness to follow your will when it comes to dating, and help us to accept what the bible says about relationships.

Amen.” PREVIOUS LESSON REVIEW: Say, “Last week we discussed what the bible says about homosexuality.

The former NFL player advises his own kids to look for a godly partner who’s “actively growing in Christ.” This is different, he says, from someone who merely attends church.

In an interview with the Christian Post, Carrington says it’s essential for parents to model what a “loving, imperfect, fun marriage” looks like.

Amen.” “Love God First” Craft – (20 minutes) Purchase small wooden plaques for each student.

Bring craft supplies such as glitter pens, stickers, paint pens, and glue.

CLOSING PRAYER: “Lord, we accept your truth regarding dating.

Please equip us to commit to your word and to quick repentance of relational sin.

Questions Guirguis suggests asking include “Do they obey God’s commandments? It ranges, she says, from not kissing until the wedding (like the Duggars on reality TV) to just hanging out in groups.

“What if Christians just began to date like normal people—not dating toward immediate marriage and not eschewing dating for the less-desirable ‘hanging out’ no-man’s-land?

San Diego—Teenagers who follow Jesus encounter unique challenges when dating.