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Obviously, many things have shifted in our culture and the practice of dating is definitely one of them.

Courting is pursuing another Christian to become equally yoked and preserving sex for marriage alone.

In contrast, those dating don’t intentionally seek out another Christian and often have sex before marriage.

In fact, many young singles today don’t even know there’s a difference between the two.

Here’s a quick refresher to help you decide if courtship or dating is the right path to finding the person you’re meant to be with.

Often, these courtships led to successful marriages that lasted lifelong.

Fast forward to today’s dating scene and we see surface-level connections, one night stands, and high divorce rates.

Start out with His Perfect Faithfulness: The Story of Our Courtship, by Eric and Leslie Ludy -- it's a great introduction to courtship.

Follow up with Romance God's Way the book form of their now well-known seminar (also available on video).

Her Hand in Marriage by Douglas Wilson is worth buying if only for the superb analogy/story he tells in it's last few pages.

His early chapters also provide a great explaination to the roots of dating and courtship, and God's plan for relationships.

How It Starts Courtship doesn’t start with a first date or even with an introduction by a mutual friend.

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