Under the protection, guidance, and blessing of parents or mentors, the couple concentrates on developing a deep friendship that could lead to marriage, as they discern their readiness for marriage and God’s timing for their marriage.
(See Proverbs 3:5–7.) Courtship is a choice to avoid temptation and experience the blessings of purity.
It is a choice to not emotionally give away your heart, piece by piece, to many others through casual dating relationships and instead to give your whole heart to your life partner.
(See II Corinthians 5:7, Psalm , Romans , Psalm 13, and I John 4:8.) Because each individual, family, and set of circumstances is unique, each courtship will be unique.Maturity and readiness for marriage are not considerations in the decision to date.Instead, couples usually date with the selfish goals of having fun and enjoying romantic attachments.meaning “finger” and “toe.” No one knows why the fruit was called by the word for finger—perhaps because of its small size and shape or the long, slender shape of the palm’s leaves.
Courtship is a relationship between a man and a woman in which they seek to determine if it is God’s will for them to marry each other.
This is in many cases, a very dangerous practice disguised as a perfect formula for a happy and successful marriage.