Posts tagged marriage
If You're Single (and Tired of It)

The uncertainty of knowing when or if you’ll ever meet “the one.”Feeling the need to be at every social event so you don’t accidentally miss out on fate. The nights of crying in frustration because you’re so over being single. Having to navigate through dating (that’s a whole other blog for another day!). Feeling the pressure to look good enough to attract someone. Third-wheeling. Feeling so awkward during wedding season. Feeling super happy but also like something’s a little wrong with you when your friends, one by one, leave the single club as they fly off into relational bliss…

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Can We Stop Living For Marriage?

It seems like the whole world is obsessed with finding a spouse. You know what I mean, though, right? Tell me you see it, too.

Maybe you see it in your friends or maybe you’ve realized it for yourself, but it just seems as though all we’re living for is whether or not we’ve got a ring on it by the time we’re “x”  years old.

Yes, yes that was a Beyoncé reference…

We have this false sense of everything-will-be-OK-once-I’m-no-longer-single. We dream of the day we have Mr. or Mrs. Right by our side, and we fantasize how much “better” everything will be once we’re married.

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6 Ways to Date With Integrity

As Christians, we are called to live with integrity and purity. But how does that look realistically when it comes to a dating relationship? How do we date with integrity? How do we keep our hearts and minds (and bodies) pure? Cheryl McManus answers those questions below with some powerful and convicting advice.  

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Why Singleness is Worth Embracing

We are all given a story to share, challenges to overcome, and a purpose to pursue; all thanks to our Heavenly Father. Over the last couple of years, I have felt as though God has laid something within my heart that is meant to be shared for a deeper purpose, for myself to recognize and for others who may relate. The season of single young adulthood.

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The Gilmore Girls Did Not Prepare Me for Marriage

Fall in love with someone who doesn’t make you think love is hard. -Anonymous

I was perusing the interwebs the other day and I came across this quote on Pinterest.

From a quick glance and move on perspective many people may not realize how this type of thinking could play out in their own relationships. Some may think “Yes! This is exactly what I am looking for ,or “If only a man out there like this existed…”

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