Get offline ASAP: Many people like the idea of online dating in theory but don’t find success because they never meet people face-to-face.
It also reduces the need to choose between meaningful in a region where pickings are slim, and work that may be further from one's calling in a more populated area.
Online dating doesn't correct the well-documented imbalance of devout Christian women (abundant supply) to like-hearted men (a paucity), but it at least widens the net for Christians seeking partners.
But just because it's become more acceptable, easier and less expensive for people to meet and woo someone online doesn't mean more U. “Seeing their parents and/or friends’ parents go through a divorce has made today’s young people more cautious when it comes to finding a mate,” they say.
A larger percentage of young people are also putting career ahead of relationships – which makes them less reliant on a spouse.
“You’re only going to be in the same place and time for a very short finite period,” she says. Davis’s rules of thumb are six messages back and forth on dating sites, 20 to 30 text exchanges if you’re on a dating app.