Sex & Dating

by Patrick Li-Barbour

"Is it okay that my girlfriend doesn't follow Jesus now that I do? ...Or do I have to break up with her?"

"What should I look for in a boyfriend?"

"I like my Bible-study leader...can I ask her out?"

If you're like most new Christians in college, you're probably wondering how your new relationship with Jesus affects your dating life. Whether you already have a significant other or you'd like to have one, it's not wrong to have dating be a top concern. It was for me too. Read more »

by Andrea Emerson

When I find out two people are dating, I assume they’re also having sex. Statistically, this assumption is pretty safe.

Our Western culture presupposes dating and sex are a package deal. And campus hook-up culture suggests the dating part of the package is optional.

As Christians, most of us assume our behavior should be shaped by our identity as Christians, rather than by the popular culture. Read more »