I began dating in high school

I began dating in high school. It seemed to me that I would probably meet someone—sometime—whom I thought enough of to want to marry. College was completed and I began teaching school: one year, two years, three years, four ....

During this time I was still dating different men. After a while, though, I became tired of the "dating game." It seemed that I would either try to impress someone I wanted to like me or I would mentally "write off" a fellow I'd determined wasn't "the" one. Then there were times when I wondered if marriage was the right goal anyway. Many members of my family had been divorced and remarried—and not always happily. Also, statistics about marriages ending in divorce were disheartening.

Testimony of Healing
I was raised in another denomination, but I did not...
March 2, 1992

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