For those who have lost a spouse and are looking to date again, here are ten tips to help you successfully navigate the dating waters.
Hi Michele, It would be helpful to know from what his wife died and how long she suffered.
The answers are simple (although living it out is not so easy): You must allow God to lead and guide you to find a Getting acquainted with prospective remarriage partners through dating and courtship is a major key in determining the bond you will have in remarriage.
This is why it is so important not to rush this critical phase of the relationship.
Whether it takes weeks, months or years, a widower is the only one who will know when he is ready to date again.
If you are dating or planning to marry a widow or widower, here are some suggestions and thoughts to consider.
LEARN ALL ABOUT GRIEF Do some research about grief, read books and talk to others in similar situations.
Know what to expect on anniversaries, birthdays and other days that were special to your new partner and his/her late spouse.
Being aware and understanding about another person's feelings allows you to be gracious and sensitive to your new partner.
Preparing for remarriage takes for careful evaluation and prayer. As Jesus promised, "Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you.