New christain dating sites

17 Jan

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.

As usual, the Christian sub-culture is a step behind and not an inch deeper—from music to books to fashion trends, and now online dating.At Compatible Partners, we are committed to helping lesbian Christian singles find love every day.The traditional lesbian dating site model, offering only picture and profile browsing, can be ineffective for those lesbian singles looking for a long-term relationship -- love that lasts.But Christian Mingle has given the tune a different meaning in an effort to co-opt its familiar religious language and attract users.One has to wonder why the band would license their song for this purpose. v=pf7QY-8h Jo E Worse still, the site’s header invokes Psalm 37:4 over a picture of a swooning couple: “Delight yourself in the Lord, and he will give you the desires of your heart.” The implication is that if you are a good Christian boy or girl, God will give you your dream mate.