Dating leads to INTIMACY but not necessarily COMMITMENT.
Dating tends to skip the FRIENDSHIP stage of a relationship.
Dating often mistakes a PHYSICAL relationship for LOVE.
Dating often ISOLATES a couple from other vital relationships.
Dating, in many cases, distracts young people from their responsibility of preparing for the future.
Dating can cause a discontentment with God’s gift of SINGLENESS.
Dating creates an artificial environment for evaluating another persons character.
Eph 4:22-24 throw off your old evil nature-the old you that was a partner in your evil ways-rotten through and through, full of lust and deception. 23 Now your attitudes and thoughts must all be constantly changing for the better. 24 Yes, you must be a new and different person, holy and good. Clothe yourself with this new nature. TLB
5 attitude changes that will help you avoid Defective Dating:
Every relationship is an opportunity to model Christ’s LOVE.