Christian based dating site
The selection proves again that while the Lord may “looketh at the heart,” His people are still very much interested in outward appearances.
Their profile pictures are surprisingly provocative—low cut shirts, exposed shoulders, skin-tight pants, pouty lips.
Read More » "I always knew that God had a special someone for me, but I was struggling to find him on my own.
After joining Faith Dating I was matched with a wonderful man who I have fallen in love with.
We are so happy." "I appreciated the opportunity to take advantage of the free one week access, which allowed me to become more fully engaged and I actually met someone during that time.
I cannot predict whether it will end in marriage, but we are having a great time together. " "After five years of being single I decided to join faith dating. We have been on a few dates and things are going really well!
Faith-Dating is an online dating service that'll help you find and connect with people like you.Their tagline is “Prepared, Prequalified, Predestined,” adding to the plethora of clichés that make the site a near-parody of itself.For example, users’ identities must be verified by their (presumably male) pastor, who confirms that they are a church member in “good and regular standing” and “eligible for marriage.” Articles include tips on virginity, courtship, and how men must establish “loving headship” over their wives.After entering my email address, zip code, and height, I’m asked, “What is your body type? This paradox is one of several that causes me to wonder if increasingly popular Christian dating websites undermine the faith-values of their users.” My cursor hovers above “Washboard,” but in the end, I select, “I should maybe lose a few.” Next comes eye color, ethnicity, education, occupation, and smoking and drinking preferences. I’m questioned on what type of church I attend, how often I go, and what ministry I’m involved in. As of 2011, Christian Mingle had garnered more than 5 million users, and it generated .9 million in revenue during the first nine months of 2012.