Likely due to the successful "first-vibes" of our pre-date, we hit it off instantly and have been a couple ever since...." - More Speed Dating Success Stories -- Events near you! In this age of the computer, finding a compatible mate may seem to be just a few clicks away.The proverb thus continues: “But he that is walking in wisdom is the one that will escape.” The Dangers of Haste Rushing into a relationship when you know little about each other is certainly unwise.
After a successful "match" and quick exchange of e-mails, I asked Theresa to a local concert.
And such things are critical in determining if he or she is someone you can come to trust and love.
Read the Bible’s description of love found at 1 Corinthians 13:4, 5. You must therefore take the time to observe a person to see if his or her actions and words match.
Well, consider this: During a six-year period, one matchmaking service had 11 million subscribers. Another dating service with over a million members listed only 75 confirmed marriages! Another news article put it this way: “It is taken for granted that everyone lies a little.” An editor of a popular teen magazine did some personal research into this claim. The Bible says: “Speak truthfully with one another.” (Zechariah ) Yes, honesty provides the foundation for a relationship that can grow. The result is a positive-feedback loop: they seem nice and interested in you, so you’re nice and interested in them.” As a professor at New York’s Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute who studies on-line relationships observes, a strong attachment may form very readily in such circumstances.
She joined three of the most popular dating Web sites and shortly received a number of responses. Dating in cyberspace, though, often involves unrealistic fantasies. Yet, as often noted, this can’t be counted on to lead to a happy marriage.
A report in makes this observation: “Users can carefully edit their e-mails and present themselves in the most flattering way. One man wrote about his experiences with on-line dating: “It’s a trap.