View on interracial dating

20-Dec-2019 02:45 by 3 Comments

View on interracial dating

He is author of more than 50 books, including Reading the Bible Supernaturally. And this one comes from a young Asian-American woman: “Dear Pastor John, my boyfriend and I are both believers in Christ and have been dating for almost 18 months.We get a surprising number of questions on interracial marriage — and we take them seriously. We love each other very much and really want to get married, however my boyfriend has a conscience struggle because he has been told in the past that interracial marriage is a sin.

These surveys, which reveal how frequent churchgoers are less likely to date someone outside their race, weigh a little more heavily on those of us who find themselves in the minority, or even the lone person of our race, at church.

What are your takes and experiences on dating outside your ethnicity?

John Piper is founder and teacher of desiring and chancellor of Bethlehem College & Seminary.

not that it’s right or wrong, good or bad, just different,” Jimmy’s father’s expressed that , he was simply curious why he never pursued girls of other races.

“When you see your kid always steering towards a different race, you want to make sure that he doesn’t have a problem with his own race …

We are of different nationalities (though born in the same city and country and raised in the same high school).

The only thing different is our skin color and cultural differences that every family has.

“[We knew her boyfriend and liked him a lot] and it wasn’t that we didn’t so much want them dating because of race per se.

We didn’t know if she had really thought about some of the cultural differences that there may be and so we talked about it in that respect …

A black woman attending a predominantly white church must find her security in the Lord.

This, of course, is no different from anyone at any church.

because we’d never seen him with a black girlfriend”.