Christ's Glory, Not Mine

Devotions, advice, and book reviews from science fiction author Andrea J. Graham

Dating and Courtship

Freedom from Shame

Patricia writes: > After praying that a soul tie be severed, when does the freedom from > that soul tie begin?  When does the shame stop? Dear Patricia, Every journey to healing is different, Patricia. It’s much like when we first get saved. Some pray to receive Jesus and literally feel the weight of their […]

Waiting for Love

There’s a guy in church who is seven years older than me; he is 24  and I am 17. I often find myself thinking of a future with this man; does the age difference really matter in the eyes of God? Thanks, Thinking of a Future Dear Future, It’s more your age than the age difference. […]

My Best Friend likes me . . . Should I tell my Boyfriend?

I am a college student and in a very serious relationship with a strong Christian guy. We have been courting for over two years and plan to get engaged within the month. Recently, one of my best guy friends admitted that he liked me. He went as far as to say that he hoped my […]

Christ is Color Blind

What does the Bible say about interracial relationships?   The key verse on it is Colassians 3:11 “there is neither Greek nor Jew, circumcision and uncircumcision, foreigner, Scythian, slave or freeman, but Christ is all things in all.” The bible’s only prohibition on who you can marry (besides stuff like someone who’s already married/unlawfully divorced) […]

When the Fire Burns Out

For Christian brothers and sisters in extended, nonsexual dating relationships who are perplexed by a loss of interest in kissing, i.e. have lost the “in love” feeling, and are wondering what’s caused it.  Dear Perplexed, There  are several different things it could be. Stress, medication, depression, etc can inhibit sexual desires (here expressed via kissing.) […]