Dating Strategies

  • Date and hang out with like-minded people.
  • Look for friends instead of serious relationships.
  • Become friends before going out.
  • Have boundaries and stick with them.
  • Have planned activities and stick with them.
  • Dress attractively, not seductively.
  • Keep your clothes on, all the way-all the time.
  • Don’t lie down with your date.
  • Stay in groups.
  • Don’t stay in a house without adult supervision.
  • Set a reasonable curfew for yourself if you don’t already have one.
  • Avoid movies with strong sexual content.
  • Make sure your parents meet everyone you date.
  • Always let your parents know where you are going.
  • Avoid being alone with your date.
  • Stay away from drugs and alcohol.
  • Date people your own age, or near your age.
  • Never try to prove your love with physical involvement.
  • If you’ve made past mistakes, forgive yourself and start fresh.
  • Be proud of your stand to be sexually pure.