Christian dating promise ring
Both guys and girls in their twenties have told us they are struggling to feel free to pursue/be open to a mate when they’ve been told again and again not to, even though it is now time! To our single female friends: Honorable guys look for things like rings because in our culture, a ring on your left ring finger says you are promised to someone else. Like the title says I’m curious about what promise rings are all about (ha ha) I’m from the UK and I’ve never seen anyone with one. If it goes on you (e-ring/wedding) finger why can’t you just be engaged? In fact, he’s unlikely to approach your dad before he has gotten to know you well enough to know you are a good possibility for the future.” What astounded us is that we had the exact same conversation twice more within a week or so. ” Melanie said, “If a guy sees it, he’s going to think you are taken and never even try to get to know you.” “But, I don’t want him to talk to me! “If he thinks you’re taken, he won’t talk to your father, either.Despite the popularity of ring blessings and exchanges during Christian wedding ceremonies, there is no actual Biblical requirement than a bride and groom must exchange rings to seal their union.In fact, several Bible verses and interpretations warn against flashy jewelry as a sign of greed or vanity, both un-Christianlike values that should not be associated with something as spiritual and significant as a wedding.
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