He Said-She Said: Can Long-Distance Relationships Really Work?
- Thursday, January 27, 2011
In summary, I would say that if you and your interest determine that a "long distance" between you is not an obstacle, and if you feel like this person is someone who you would be interested in getting to know better and has the qualities you are looking for in a mate, then why not try it?
I'll leave you with this: the older I get the more I realize how creative our God is. We just cannot box him in. Wait upon him and discover for yourself what he is authoring in your life and perhaps in this relationship. He just may surprise you!
HE is … Cliff Young, a Crosswalk.com contributing writer and a veteran single of many decades. He has traveled the world in search of fresh experiences, serving opportunities, and the perfect woman (for him) and has found that his investments in God, career and youth ministry have paid off in priceless dividends.
SHE is … Laura MacCorkle, Senior Editor at Crosswalk.com. She loves God, her family and her friends. Singleness has taught her patience, deepened her walk with the Lord and afforded her countless (who's counting anyway?) opportunities to whip up an amazing three-course meal for one.
DISCLAIMER: We are not trained psychologists or licensed professionals. We're just average folk who understand what it's like to live the solo life in the 21st century. We believe that the Bible is our go-to guide for answers to all of life's questions, and it's where we'll go for guidance when responding to your questions. Also, it's important to note that we write our answers separately (we think they sound eerily similar sometimes, too!).
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**This column first published on January 27, 2011.
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