Ten commandments of dating ben young
If you keep the Ten Commandments of Dating, your relationships will run more smoothly, you will protect yourself from the pain of contemporary dating pitfalls, and you will be on your way to building loving, lasting relationships.Having said that, we want to acknowledge two attitudes that often bring about resistance to the idea of nonnegotiable laws for dating (we may as well address them up front): 1.Thomas Nelson, Inc., titles may be purchased in bulk for educational, business, fund-raising, or sales promotional use. Scripture quotations noted NKJV are from the NEW KING JAMES VERSION. Maybe you’ve been in many serious relationships, but for some unknown reason you can’t seem to close the deal.For information, please e-mail Special [email protected] © 1979, 1980, 1982 by Thomas Nelson, Inc., Publishers. Or perhaps you are single again and are afraid of making the same mistakes that resulted in so much pain and disillusionment in previous relationships.There is enough bad advice on dating being spewed out on TV sitcoms, talk shows, and blogs to fill legions of single bars, health clubs, and Internet chat rooms.This book will give you practical, no-nonsense commandments on how to make dating work (and please don’t be offended by our political incorrectness).We decided to combine my street-smart insights and observations of relationships with his clinical knowledge and counseling expertise, and this book is the result.
Our goal is not to tickle your ears or fill your mind with pseudopsychological platitudes on relationships.Sam Adams, to see if these laws I observed were based in reality or if I was just delusional.He verified that I was not insane and told me he also believed there were some absolutes in the dating process.Unless otherwise noted, Scripture quotations are from the HOLY BIBLE: NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®. Names and stories in this book are based on actual incidents. Dating (Social customs)—Religious aspects—Christianity. While I (Ben) can’t Granted, I was no relationship swami, but through experience and a lot of thought, I was learning the basics on how to make the dating thing really work.However, all names and details have been changed to protect privacy. ISBN 978-0-7852-7022-5 ISBN 978-0-7852-8938-8 (revised) 1. Finally, the dating thing worked in my life, and not just in my theories.