Pentecostal dating rules
I have never heard about the 'local church only' rule.
However, I do know that many preachers have a list of churches/pastors whom they would recomend their young people taking a mate from.
Dating Guidelines for our Church Rules of Engagement In an endeavor to promote the right dating practices for our youth, the following guidelines have been set forth so that the youth and their parents will know the proper guidelines for dating and the consequences for improper dating.
I want every parent to know that I truly respect their authority as parents.
We need to understand that dating is alright with God, if it's Godly Daying.
They all should have the opportunity to get to know one another.
Pentecostals hold diverse beliefs on a wide variety of social and doctrinal issues.
Parents, you will be called upon to act as chaperones, an be postive influcences upon our youth.I am only critical when they seek to supersede the rules of the parents.For instance, can the church create a dating curfew of 9 pm if the parents decide to let their son or daughter out past 11 on a Friday or Saturday?2nd Corinthians 614 Declares, "Be ye not unequally yoked together with unbelievers, for what fellowship hath righteousness with unrighteousness? " Verse 15, "And what concord or agreement hath Christ with Belial?Or what part hath he that believerth with an infidel?