Encouraging scripture for dating couples

My church shared a sermon series on life verses that inspired me to write this encouraging article for you.

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We’ve been through a lot already, and have many more hurdles to cross, but I can’t wait to cross them together.

Through all of this, we’ve learned that you don’t have to be a certain age to follow God’s plan.

As long as you always place Him first, and trust Him along the way, it doesn’t really matter what others think.

Place your hope in Him, respect each other, and make it your ultimate goal to reveal Christ through your marriage—no matter how old you are!

I remember pouring over blogs and books for teen girls, hoping to find some sort of encouragement for a young dating couple—but I found not one thing.

Most said, “Don’t bother dating in high school, it won’t work out.” However, we knew that God had something special for our future.We’re both young, working, and in school—arm-in-arm, working toward our goals.It’s not easy; in fact, it’s harder, and more stressful than we ever would have imagined. I can’t wait to look back 10, 20, 30, years from now, and see all we’ve fought through together.-1 Timothy -12 We did, indeed, turn out to be so much more than high school lovebirds.One month after graduating high school, we got engaged, and set our wedding date for a year later.We were best friends first, and boyfriend and girlfriend second.

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