, you explained how as you and Steve were becoming friends, he dated another woman for a short season.If a woman is growing in friendship and connecting well with a guy to whom she is attracted, but he is dating someone else, what would you advise her to do? How can she discern if God wants her to forget about the guy and move on, or to continue to hope and pray for a relationship with him? To know what we should do in any given situation, we have to go to God’s Word, the Bible.There is no verse in the Bible that says, “Thou shalt not hope a man who’s dating someone else will become available for you to marry.” Nor is there a verse that says you should.
Not every dating relationship will end in marriage. If it appears that the relationship isn’t going to continue, you may yet be the one he chooses.
You have a better chance of things going smoothly if the divorce has been final for awhile.
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Inevitably, in a close-knit group of friends, someone will be disappointed when a match occurs that doesn’t include them.
If as a group of single Christians, you are hoping and praying for God-honoring marriages (and you should be — marriage is God’s design for human flourishing), then it’s important to guard against envy and bitterness.
Especially when the match includes a man you had hoped to date.