Dating a missionary
The Bible teaches against marriage between a believer and an unbeliever.
In 1 Corinthians , Paul says that a widow “is free to marry anyone she wishes, but he must belong to the Lord.” Paul’s stipulation that her spouse “belong to the Lord” is a clear directive to marry a Christian.
The big question, of course, is whether missionary dating actually works.”” (We address this issue in the Single Yet Preparing topic.
To help you we’re suppling links below to several articles on this issue praying that as you read them, the Holy Spirit will give you wisdom.
“Do not be misled: ‘Bad company corrupts good character’” (1 Corinthians ).
What about those cases in which a Christian has dated a non-Christian, and the non-Christian did come to faith in Jesus?
And granted, probably every man and woman who dates has to some degree a ‘missionary’ impulse —a desire to convert or eliminate blemishes we perceive in our companion —so isolating it as a separate category may be a moot point.
“Still, it appears to me that the phenomenon is real enough to stand on its own.You might find the points she makes, interesting to read.