Mel New a top Christian Dating Coach, passionate about bridging the gap between the church and single Christians. She does this by helping single Christians meet and date with emotional intelligence, social confidence, and a kingdom mindset. She founded IYKYK Dating, a Christian dating company, in 2021 when she began hosting multi-city Christian dating mixers for single believers. She also provides virtual 1:1 dating coaching (for men & women), monthly virtual Dating workshops (women only), and “How to Host Singles Mixers” workshops (Church leaders only). Click here for more information.
There’s a growing need coming from singles who are really looking to connect with one another both socially and spiritually, yet not finding the places to do that.
Most people have probably never heard the phrases “dating culture” and “church” together in the same sentence before. Or maybe they’ve never even imagined them going together. We don’t blame them. There are probably a couple of good reasons for that.But dating and the church don’t need to be mutually exclusive. So what does the church have to do with dating and more specifically, why do churches need to cultivate a healthy dating culture?
There are more single Christians than ever before. With that, there’s a growing need for pastors to understand the needs of the unmarried at their churches and help guide them through the process of Godly dating.