Now, having shared my biggest problems with this book, I should point out that Harris does have some good points about our attitude of dating.
God’s Charge to Joshua--Exhortation and Encouragement--Divine Marching Orders: As the leadership transfers from Moses to Joshua, YHWH commissioned Joshua to take all of the Land which He is giving the sons of Israel without fear and in obedience to His revealed word 1:1-9 1) Transition from Moses to Joshua: 1:1-2 2) Description of the Land the Lord Has Given: 1:3-4 a) Southern Boarder--The Wilderness of Arabia b) Northern Boarder--Lebanon c) Eastern Boarder--The Euphrates River d) Western Boarder--The Mediterranean Sea 3) Encouragement to Take the Land: 1:5-6 4) Exhortation to Obey YHWH’s Word: 1:7-8 5) Exhortation Not to Fear: 1:9 b.
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Honest and practical, it challenges cultural assumptions about relationships and provides solid, biblical alternatives to society's norm.
If both men and women follow this advice, many Godly men and women will be waiting forever, never sure if they are ready for marriage, while their brothers and sisters in Christ drop from the church like flies, unable to keep pure in their sexual relations because nobody else who shares their beliefs are sure they are ready to marry.
This philosophy might work great for the 20-something Christian kids, going to a Christian college, in a Christian home, but for the rest of the country dating is a good and necessary thing!