Finding it difficult to meet the right person?

With 20 years of successfully introducing Christians we can open the right door for you

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Watch this short video about friends1st because YOUR future matters! In this short video Katharine – the friendsfirst founder (and still hands-on Director), shares the friendsfirst STORY; outlines the friendsfirst CORE PRINCIPLES, and provides and OVERVIEW OF MEMBERSHIP, so that you can assess whether friendsfirst is the right organisation for you! We are completely different to most Christian dating sites UK and you’ll find out why in this video. Alternatively click here to read our full story.

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Our Latest Testimonial

"Friends1st is wonderful, life-transforming and excellent service, where I have really felt supported and encouraged. I have been equipped with amazing tools, resources, coaching and skills to quickly step out of my comfort zone to achieve the success and the results I was always looking for in my personal journey in a short space of time - with massive thanks to Katherine and the Friends1st team."

(Cordelia from Wembley)
Date received: 12th November 2019

FREE Christian Resources

We have a tonne of FREE Dating resources which, if you are looking for a Christian partner, Christian friend or soul mate you might find useful.

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“Thank you for your thoughts and how GOD sees relationships. You explain things very, very well and clearly. And I can hear GOD through YOU.” David (from Chesterfield)

More about our service

friends1st provides an offline Christian Dating and friendship service that simply and effectively connects single Christians across the UK and Ireland in a way that encourages and helps them to make new friends and ultimately find someone special.

We have dedicated staff devoted to doing everything they can to ensure every member is successful whatever their individual circumstances. As a member you will benefit from our caring, hands-on approach and enjoy our whole-hearted commitment to helping you find your soul mate.  CLICK THE PLAY BUTTON on the carton to the left or above to watch a brief overview of what we do. Or Scroll up the page and watch our founder (Katharine Gray) introducing friends1st and telling you all about the off – line Christian dating service we provide. Alternatively click the button below the video to schedule an exploratory phone call with one of our team at a time that is best the most convenient to you.

Read the stories of some of our wonderful couples who met through our Christian dating introduction service


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FED UP of on-line dating sites and apps? Here's how we do CHRISTIAN DATING differently

Off line

Our service is off-line

Our membership and introduction ‘Christian Dating’ service is provided entirely off line. You can call it old fashioned or you can sigh with relief that you’ve found a truly personal, interactive and effective way of meeting other single Christians.

Genuine Members

Genuine Members

We only accept genuine Christians as members so if that’s what you’re looking for you’ll be in the right company with us.

Expert support

Expert support

“It ain’t what you do, it’s the way that you do it, and that’s what gets results.”  We don’t solely introduce Christians to each other – we provide tools, education, coaching and support to make sure you’re doing the right things in the right way. That’s what gets results! Check out our RESOURCES tab – many of them are FREE and available for everyone.

Commitment

Commitment

Both yours, other members and ours. You won’t find ‘here today, gone tomorrow’ members on our books. Just real genuine Christians who are truly committed to finding new friends and the right partner.

“Thank you to both you and Katharine for the warm welcome. I was really impressed by the personal touch , when I received a phone call from her. I received […]

(Paula, Social worker)

“Thank you for your support over the last 12 months.”

(Diane 57 Divorced Cleaner)

“I think your top tips book is absolutely delightful. I really enjoyed reading it – if no-one contacts me it’ll have been worth joining just for the book. It should […]

(Fionna 75 Civil Servant)

‘Thank you for your continual good service and encouragement. I am glad to say that after much deliberation and prayer I have decided to renew.

(Jenny, Teacher)