Daughter dating guidelines
And when a young man sends romantic signals to one of our daughters, we’ve talked with him and tried to keep the relationship on a friendship level.When a child can date Giving a child the privilege of spending time with a member of the opposite sex is a freedom that is based upon our judgment of how responsible we deem this child to be. Is he strong enough to withstand peer pressure in a boy-girl situation?
He had prayed for an opportunity to talk to her alone—without her three brothers around. “Oh, okay,” Julie replied, in cryptic teenage fashion. “Have you thought through how far you are going to go, physically, with the opposite sex? They wanted to encourage her to make the right ones. He knew his wife always got the mail, but Julie was acting like a basketball team ahead by one point in the fourth quarter, hoping the clock would run out. Our teens do not go out on a date every Friday and Saturday night.
“I watched my mother try to play the role of the ‘submissive wife’ for years,” he told Today.
appropriate and encourage their children to follow Josh Harris's "courtship" model.
In light of this, we would advise that boys and girls under the age of seventeen should not be allowed to go out on one-on-one dates.
There are simply too many dangers associated with this kind of activity.