Single & Searching Books

Boundaries in Dating
By Drs. Henry Cloud & John Townsend / Zondervan

Dating scene got you down? Try a new approach! Discover how to take responsibility for your life, behavior, and values as God intended. Organized by principles such as honesty, freedom, and respect, this guide helps you develop self-control and intimacy in healthy dating relationships so you're better able to find and commit to a marriage partner. Paperback. A Focus on the Family Recommendation.
101 Questions to Ask Before You Get Engaged
By H. Norman Wright / Harvest House Publishers

Are you ready to walk down the aisle? Deciding who you are going to spend the rest of your life with is a huge decision. Be sure to get to know your partner before you take the big plunge. In 101 Questions to Ask Before You Get Engaged, couples counselor Norm Wright steers you through a series of questions concerning spirituality, finances, family of origin, past relationships, and annoying habits. A dynamic book for anyone seeking God's guidance in finding a lifetime companion that will last a lifetime.
704894: The Sacred Search The Sacred Search
By Gary Thomas / David C. Cook

From the award-winning author of Sacred Marriage comes a fresh look at dating---and how to make a covenant relationship spectacular before it starts! Encouraging singles to abandon the idea of a "soul mate" and trade it for the notion of a "sole mate"---a partnership dedicated to Christ---Thomas contends that a good marriage is something you make. 272 pages, softcover from Cook.
When God Writes Your Love Story (Expanded Edition): The Ultimate Guide to Guy/Girl Relationships
By Eric & Leslie Ludy / Random House, Inc

This expanded edition of Eric and Leslie Ludy's classic book, When God Writes Your Love Story, keeps all of its original beauty while adding new stories, deeper truths, and a greater wealth of application. Give God the pen for your love story and enjoy the extraordinary beauty of a God-scripted romance. Paperback.
The New Rules for Love, Sex & Dating
By Andy Stanley / Zondervan

"Am I the person my future spouse is looking for?" "Are the Bible's teachings about women relevant today?" "If sex is only physical, why is the pain of sexual sin so deep?" Offering straight-talking answers to tough questions, Stanley helps men and women avoid relational self-sabotage and prepare to say "I do" - and mean it.

521676: Boy Meets Girl Boy Meets Girl
By Joshua Harris / Multnomah

Joshua Harris, who "Kissed Dating Good-bye," now answers your questions about courtship. In Part One, he defines and illustrates the basic principles of "courtship," in contrast to "dating." In Part Two, he deals with practical issues as the season of courtship unfolds, growing closer while guarding our hearts in important areas like romance. In Part Three, we learn how to move toward marriage in a God-honoring way.