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In addition, it can be hard to find the “real” person behind the public face presented in front of the entire family.
No one is the same in a group setting as he or she is one-on-one.
While there are non-Christians who date with the intention of having a series of intimate physical relationships, for the Christian this is not acceptable and should never be the reason for dating.
Many Christians see dating as little more than friendship and maintain the friendship aspect of their dating until both people are ready to commit to each other as potential marriage partners.
Is being exclusive the same as being someone’s significant other? Old me would have said yes too, but now I think I’m changing camps.