If there is always that possibility, then you must ask yourself whether this person has the qualities you will need in a husband. Ask yourself these questions: How strong is his relationship with Jesus Christ? How passionate is he about reading God’s Word, prayer, and fellowship with other believers in a biblically solid church? However, in Ephesians Paul compares a husband’s role toward his wife with that of Christ’s role toward His Bride, the Church, “Husbands, love your wives, as Christ loved the church and gave himself up for her, that he might sanctify her, having cleansed her by the washing of water with the word, so that he might present the church to himself in splendor, without spot or wrinkle or any such thing, the she might be holy and without blemish,” (Ephesians -27, emphasis mine).Christ’s role and a husband’s role do differ because only Christ alone can truly cleanse us.Implications for professionals working with such couples, as well as for further research, will be discussed.Are you dating an older fellow or thinking about dipping your toes into that more mature water? DON' T point out how "cute" his first grey chest hair is (OOPS). With age (often) comes maturity and chivalry—take advantage!Romance between old men and young women has been so commonplace on-screen that the age difference often passes without comment.Recently, however, more women in the audience are looking with repulsion on these geriatric child-molesters.And 73-year-old Paul Newman is romping with that goddess of sensuality, 52-year-old Susan Sarandon. At 45, Humphrey Bogart was clinching with 19-year-old Lauren Bacall in To Have and Have Not; at 55, he was partnering Audrey Hepburn, 25, in Sabrina.
And I've added a couple of my own tips for good measure, since I am the younger woman and all.
It can be difficult to be clear-headed in a dating relationship.
It is easy to see only the positive in the other person and completely ignore any warning signs. It would be foolish to date someone and not even consider the possible outcomes.
And if he is not ready to be a husband, dating him could only have a sorrowful outcome.
Marriage is a covenantal bond between a man and a woman where there is dependence—to a certain extent.
"I am a 53 year old recently divorced man getting back in the dating game.