Online Dating Advice for Christians

Keith Simon

Patrick Miller

Every culture has a way of pairing people. In some cultures, it's arranged marriage and in our culture, it's dating. But over the last ten years, a new form of dating has appeared: Online dating via websites, social media, and dating apps. While some people want to give black and white answers—either we should or shouldn’t date online—we want to help Christians develop wisdom for online dating. Whether it’s dating or online dating or something else, every approach has pitfalls, requires discernment and demands wisdom. We’ll look at 7 questions we think every Christian should ask him or herself before they swipe right.