Instead, they are seriously trying to discern whether the person they are courting fits into God’s path for their life.
With Christian couples, courtship re-frames the dating process as less about personal satisfaction and more about God’s will.
However, if you haven't reached this point and you want to know, but you're not quite ready to have "the talk," here are a few tell tale signs that you're in a relationship: Five Signs You're Not Just Dating: He/she introduces you as a boyfriend or girlfriend It is common to share a person's connection to you when you introduce them, i.e.
"This is my mother, Mary." In some cases, and this is more common with men, they will try to pull the "I'm not into labels" card, but if he/she introduces you as "a friend," that's exactly what you are.
The woman, who had been sitting alone at the table in front of me, called out to the man who was walking on the other side of the street, and summoned him to come over: "David," she called out smiling. You've got to be bleeping kidding me." Eeeeeeeeeeerrrrrrrrrck... While many people prefer to keep the status of their relationship ambiguous -- i.e. The two of you begin hanging out together: movies, dinners, and intimate encounters.