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Marriage Looking Doubtful? Please Choose Option # 3.

An Uncommon Perspective on How to View and Respond to A Life of Singleness.

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That tweet by John Piper on the 28th of August 2011, had already been retweeted by over 100 people on the 5th of September 2011 when I first saw it and was inspired to write this piece.

Some people, probably you, will choose (or be forced) to go the long journey of life alone. Single or alone does not necessarily mean lonely, sad and unsuccessful however. | Photo by Craig Sefton

The tweet got me curious. I asked myself “how does getting married or staying single affect whether you maximize your life?” Continue reading Marriage Looking Doubtful? Please Choose Option # 3.

Are Girls Who Had Sex Early Doomed to Divorce Later On?

A pretty odd (and perhaps insensitive) question right? Well, having read the findings of a University of Iowa study directly linking teen sex to divorces, the question is worth considering. If you are a female who had sex for the first time before age 16, you may want to read this. 

Is this true?

Here is something to make you lose your breakfast: “31 percent of women who had sex for the first time as teens divorced within five years, and 47 percent divorced within 10 years.”  But, everybody is getting divorced these days, right? Apparently not, “The divorce rate for women who delayed sex until adulthood was far lower: 15 percent at five years, and 27 percent at 10 years.” Continue reading Are Girls Who Had Sex Early Doomed to Divorce Later On?

FYI Ladies: The Men Most Likely to Propose Are 30 and Older

I’ve heard countless females complain about how distressed they are that when it comes to serious relationships, the men in their circle are a bunch of jokers.  Many only find out after already investing way too much time, energy and interest that their Mr. Right has absolutely no plans to seriously commit or marry.

Sometimes its about how you play your cards! | erin MC hammer

Well, if you don’t want to waste your time, it would help to know in advance which group of guys are least likely to settle and which guys are just about bursting to propose at any moment. Continue reading FYI Ladies: The Men Most Likely to Propose Are 30 and Older