Young women raised in the church are given a number of directives for choosing their lifelong partner.
Beyond simply finding a Christian, they are told–and rightly so–to seek a man who is active and sincere in his faith, who is growing in godliness, a man…
When you know the legitimate purpose of dating, you can enjoy your dating experience.
Soon after this life-transforming experience, Josh joined the staff of Cru (formerly Campus Crusade for Christ, Int’l.) and established the Josh Mc Dowell Ministry.Among the questions, the most important one was “how to date.” Legitimate reasons for dating From the mail I receive and the questions from young people, it is clear that dating nowadays has strayed from its legitimate purpose.What concerns people about dating now is sensual gratification and sex.For more than 50 years, Josh has shared the essentials of the Christian faith in everyday language through his talks and a variety of resources so that youth, churches, leaders and individuals of all ages are prepared for the life of faith through a vital relationship with Jesus Christ and to live out that faith in practical ways.Why the state of marriage doesn’t mean we lower our standards.I make no mention of carbon 14 in my books for six reasons: First, the carbon 14 dating method measures the time since a living organism has died.Thus, it is useless for measuring anything that has never been alive, such as a rock.The purpose of the seminar was to provide an opportunity for dialog and reflection with the participants, who are expected to get married within the next decade, and to help ensure that when that time comes they would use their utmost wisdom in making the most important decision of their lives.During the two seminar sessions, several hundred lively and interested young people raised a number of questions.RTB's correspondence team is asked repeatedly to explain methods for dating the age of the universe and earth.The most frequent question has to do with the reliability of carbon 14 dating.