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5 Dating Books Every Single Christian Should Read

Christian dating books

Wouldn’t it be nice if there was a secret playbook to this whole dating game? Well, there is… kind of. There are some really great books out there packed with wisdom, advice, and insights that'll not only guide you in finding the right partner but also enrich your dating journey. Here are five Christian dating books to add to your reading list.

1. "The Sacred Search" by Gary L. Thomas

“The Sacred Search” offers a refreshing perspective on Christian dating. It explores the idea that the purpose of dating shouldn't just be about finding the right person but also about having a relationship that honors God. The author encourages readers to consider why they want to get married before diving into who they should marry.

2. "Single, Dating, Engaged, Married: Navigating Life and Love in the Modern Age" by Ben Stuart

In “Single, Dating, Engaged, Married,” Ben Stuart breaks down each stage of a relationship and provides practical advice for navigating them with faith and wisdom. This book is great for understanding the different phases of a romantic relationship from a Christian perspective.

3. "Boundaries in Dating" by Dr. Henry Cloud and Dr. John Townsend

A classic in the realm of relationship advice, “Boundaries in Dating” offers insightful guidance on how to establish healthy boundaries that can lead to rewarding and long-lasting relationships. Cloud and Townsend combine biblical principles with modern psychology to provide strategies for dealing with challenges in dating.

4. "Relationship Goals: How to Win at Dating, Marriage, and Sex" by Michael Todd

Pastor Michael Todd brings a fresh, energetic perspective to Christian dating and relationships. He emphasizes the importance of setting godly goals in one's dating life to pave the way for marital success and fulfilling sexual relationships within the bounds of marriage.

5. "The 5 Love Languages: The Secret to Love that Lasts" by Dr. Gary Chapman

Dr. Chapman's idea of love languages is a game-changer for strengthening and understanding relationships. He highlights how crucial it is to know and use your partner's love language, especially for building a solid and faith-centered relationship. With his practical tips and spiritual advice, this book is a go-to for singles looking to create meaningful, God-honoring connections.

Whether you're single, dating, engaged, or somewhere in between, these dating books offer valuable insights and guidance for navigating romantic relationships in a way that honors your Christian faith. Happy reading!



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