If you’re a young person thinking about romance (real or potential), you probably have questions. Fortunately, the Bible has answers— crucial wisdom for addressing the thoughts, attitudes, actions, and situations that commonly arise during this stage of life.
In friendly, practical letters, Sean and Spencer explore God’s Word for answers on singleness, the start of a relationship, and tough dating situations. Their biblical insights will help you to make informed decisions, whatever your next step in dating may be.
Sean Perron (MDiv, Southern Baptist Theological Seminary) is the chief of sta at the Association of Certified Biblical Counselors (ACBC). He is married to Jennifer Perron and lives in Jacksonville, Florida. He writes with his fellow author, Spencer Harmon, on their website, www.unspokenblog.org.
Spencer Harmon is pastor of Vine Street Baptist Church in Louisville, Kentucky. He is married to Taylor Harmon and has two daughters, Melody and Harper. He writes with his fellow author, Sean Perron, on their website, www.unspokenblog.org.
Praise for Letters to a Romantic:
Deepak Reju, Pastor of Biblical Counseling and Family Ministry, Capitol Hill Baptist Church, Washington, DC; Author, On Guard and The Pastor and Counseling:
If you want rock-solid biblical guidance on dating . . . if you want to think wisely and practically about how to handle a first date, parents, breaking up, pornography, kissing, past sexual history, or declining a date . . . if you want to honor Christ with your dating relationships . . . read this book. I can’t wait to put it into the hands of singles in my church!
John D. Street and Janie L. Street, Authors, The Biblical Counseling Guide for Women:
Christian men and women who are seeking to understand how to make godly decisions concerning dating need to carefully study the wisdom of this book. . . . You will be surprised at the practical wisdom this book gives. We highly recommend it to you.
Kristen Clark and Bethany Baird, Founders, Girl Defined Ministries; Coauthors, GirlDefined: God’s Radical Design for Beauty, Femininity, and Identity:
Wow! What a needed resource for single men and women. Dating can be one of the most confusing times in a single person’s life, and we desperately need solid biblical guidance in this area. Thank you, Sean and Spencer, for giving us this incredibly practical and biblical book on dating. We highly recommend it!
Buy the books
Letters to a Romantic: On Dating
Letters to a Romantic: On Engagement