Even if a church gives a nod to “the singles” in a sermon or in a group, they’ll often blip over the following types of singles outlined below. Let’s be intentional about celebrating these groups of singles!
So whether you want to explore a different way to do your Bible study with a group of single Christians, or if your single Christians Bible study group needs some sense of direction, consider the following tips:
Within the Christian community, we can idolize marriage as the ultimate goal. But God would not agree that this is the only thing we should look forward to. Single Christians, consider the following things to look forward to in life, aside from marriage.
Although some Christians may view dating as a way to help them navigate through battling these demons, we need God to bring healing. Here are some ways that singleness can help you confront your demons better than an earthly relationship ever can.
Whether you’re meeting for your second date, or an engagement looms around the corner, you’ll want to know if who you’ve paired yourself with will help your spiritual growth, opposed to hinder or detract from it.
It’s easy when you’re dating someone to get caught up in the emotions of the relationship. It’s new, exciting, and usually full of hope. So, it can be quite difficult to bring your head back down from the clouds and look realistically at the relationship.
If social media has become an idol, to the point where you daily – or hourly – check your following, and worry if one picture gets more likes than others, there are biblical reasons you should consider setting aside Instagram or Twitter for a season.
Loneliness is something that happens to all of us. The important thing to remember is that it is a normal feeling. Can you imagine how lonely Jesus must have felt at times? Especially closer to his death? He was deserted by all of his disciples, betrayed by one closest to him. He completely understands how you feel. Staying positive will help keep the enemy's lies and feelings of loneliness from taking over.