Avoiding pitfalls like gossip and lying go a long way in building friendships that last a lifetime.Ways to learn more about how to be a good friend: Dating is the part of many Christian teens' lives.Suddenly the issues of sex and boundaries start to arise, and teens find themselves having to choose sides on "hot button" topics like homosexuality and abortion.
Yet a lot of teens are already having sex, not realizing the emotional and physical consequences.
Other Christian teens are not having sexual intercourse, but doing everything but "going all the way." This brings up the question, "How far is too far?
Type the word "dating" into your Bible search tool, and what comes up? I remember wishing there was an entire book of the Bible dedicated to the topic when I was single, or at least a chapter.
Now, I get emails from singles across the country looking for guidance on who and how to date.
While many start off with intentions of finding a godly partner, with each passing year the waiting feels longer and the hoping gets harder.