Proverbs gives several characteristics of friends and friendships.Prov.17: 17 says, “A friend loves at all times.” Prov.18: 24 says, “There is a friend that sticks closer than a brother.” Prov.27: 6 says, “When a friend rebukes you, that rebuke can be trusted.” Prov.27: 9 says, “The pleasantness of having a friend springs from his earnest counsel.” Prov.27: 10 says, “Do not forsake your friend.” These verses bring out the fact that the Lord blesses friendship and encourages us to develop them.God is our Father and other Christians are our brothers and sisters in Christ. Our Father deeply loves and desires that we show love to each other, that is seek each other's highest spiritual good.
One kind of relationship the Bible describes is friendship.
"Dating" is not a relationship, it is a method people employ in our culture to get to know others of the opposite sex that was not employed in Biblical times.
The Bible does not talk about "dating," but it does talk about relationships.
Such infatuation must be transformed into a selfless form of love, empty of possessive expectations, for any relationship to endure.”Say what you will about Wade and his interest in the underserved dating communities, but the guy sees a problem and isn’t afraid to find a solution.
In his latest endeavor, it’s the problems with monogamy.“Monogamy is realistic for those who want it and are able to maintain it,” Wade said in an interview with Daily Mail Online.