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DEAR ALI: “Is God Against Dating?”

Dear Ali, Many of my friends in the church seem to be against dating all together. How then are we supposed to get to know the other person? Is it wrong to date? What does the Bible say about dating? Dear Reader, Excellent questions. Unfortunately, the Bible doesn’t say much about dating. It is one […]

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DEAR ALI: “Where have all the ‘good guys’ gone?”

Dear Ali, I’ve been reading your blog and you have such great advice. I have a few questions I was wondering if you could help me with. What’s a girl to do when she lives in an area without many guys? Move? I’m not really into the online thing but would like to find a […]

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DEAR ALI: ‘How Do I Start a Relationship?’

Dear Ali, “This general lack of dating means many young adults don’t even know how to get a relationship started.” This quote was pulled from the same USA Today article I wrote about last week entitled, ‘Is Dating Dead?’, which made the case that traditional dating among young adults just isn’t happening as frequently as […]

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DEAR ALI: ‘Is Dating Dead?’

Dear Ali, Is dating dead? Dear Reader, This question actually didn’t come from a reader of my book, but from the front page of USA Today a couple of weeks ago. I found the findings in the article to be quite astonishing. It basically highlighted some of the trends emerging among college-age students and young […]

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DEAR ALI: ‘At What Point Are we Being too Picky?

Dear Ali, I have a friend in her late thirties who really wants to get married. There are men who have expressed interest in her, but she is convinced that the ‘right one’ hasn’t come along yet according to the list of traits she has listed out. Honestly, some of these men she turns down […]

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