What is missionary dating

by  |  10-Oct-2019 18:52

It’s common to see two students making out in the lobby, or for a couple’s drunken argument to disturb the sleep of an entire floor.

But the couple who are often seen together, but never in a compromising situation; who might be spotted walking hand-in-hand, but never sneaking into the others’ room after hours—now that is a mystery worth investigating.

Now, Called is gaining momentum with the help of Gerin St. Prior to meeting his fiancée, he hesitated to move overseas without a spouse—even after taking five short-term mission trips.

Claire, a 2013 graduate from Covenant Theological Seminary who works as the site's operations director. "I was afraid that leaving America would sink my hopes, so I waited," he said. I decided that tackling this bigger issue was more worthwhile than trying to kill my desire to find a spouse." According to a Pioneers International report, singleness is the fourth reason appointees don't make it to the mission field or take a long time getting there.

Overseas missionary work takes years of training and fundraising, but many leave the field after a few years because they can't find a spouse.

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