I found the man God had for me when I got on the path God had for me. The biggest dilemma single missionaries talk about is whether God has directed them to stay single.
When I left for East Asia, I was twenty-five years old.
Claire told The Christian Post in an emailed statement that while a majority of its members are Americans who live outside the U.
Trusting him with your love life is a great way to start. I am still here, serving the Lord with all my heart alongside the man God sent to me as I took the steps to obey and trust his path.
Knowing I was going into missions, I graduated from Bible school. So although I wanted to get married, I went to Honduras as a full-time missionary. My wife and I met overseas and married a year later.
As a Christian dating site we believe that marriage is a sacred covenant between man and woman, ordained by God as part of His divine plan for each of us. God says in Genesis : "It isn't good for man to be alone; I will make a companion for him, a helper suited to his needs." God himself brings people together according to his timetable.
Sometimes it feels like his plans are limiting us, and sometimes it's not easy to wait for God's timing.
Okay, he’s after all of us, but there are some unique dangers in singleness — especially in unwanted singleness.
He loves to deceive and discourage single people in the church and derail our devotion and ministry.
However, many Christians can't find their soul mate in church, and many singles are simply too busy to maintain an active social life.
This is why we want to help unmarried Christians to meet other Christian singles — for a serious relationship, but also for fellowship and spiritual growth.
But we hope to be able to offer this resource so that they don't have to make that decision," he said. Claire added that while Christians are serving overseas to make the world a better place, his organization wants "to empower them to stay there," instead of returning home because they're lonely or want to find their soul mate."Moving overseas can be a lonely thing.
You might be there for five to eight years before you really know the local language well enough to really converse and build a meaningful community.
I didn't want to go into missions single, so I decided to find a mate before going.