Dating and Faith


7 Deadly Relationship Sins

7 Deadly Relationship Sins

Are you committing any of the “7 Deadly Relationship Sins”? Building a successful relationship can sometimes rely on what you don’t do. Friends1st has been bringing people together for over 15 years, and as the UK’s top offline Christian dating agency, we know how...


Why Sarah joined Friends1st

Why Sarah joined Friends1st

Read Sarah’s full story on why she joined Friends1st – the UK’s premier offline Christian dating agency – below… “At first I was quite sceptical about joining a dating agency having heard first hand of friends dating disasters, but having seen...

 


Top 5 tips for making friends at Greenbelt festival.

Top 5 tips for making friends at Greenbelt festival.

As the UK’s largest offline Christian dating agency we know a few things about meeting new people. You may be reading this in the car, or onsite surrounded by friends and family. Either way, meeting new people in a field surrounded by music is a cornerstone of the...

 


Wait on the Lord… or take action?

Wait on the Lord… or take action?

‘Just wait on the Lord, HopefulGirl. I believe He’s got a lovely husband lined up for you.’ That’s what a dear old Christian lady told me one Sunday morning. It wasn’t the first time I’d heard it. Many times over the years, well-meaning people told me God had already…


The power of prayer

The power of prayer

It’s a far call from my job here as Director of friendsfirst to tell you what or how to live your Christian life so please don’t take what I’m saying below the wrong way. However, as a Christian I do know the power of prayer and as a Christian it’s a wonderful…

 


Sex before marriage?

Sex before marriage?

Sex before marriage I was brought up in a religious tradition that strongly taught no sex before marriage. From what I remember it really was that simple. There was little discussion of what happened if you fell in love at an early age – ie before marriage was...