While working towards a temple marriage when dating, a couple must keep God's law of chastity, one of the basic guidelines of LDS dating.
This means not engaging in premarital sex or any kind of sexual activity (which includes petting with or without clothes on).
Although LDS dating online can be an opportunity to meet other singles, it is extremely important to date face-to-face for a long enough period of time.
Not only do young LDS members have a chance to meet new people and possibly find love, but they have an opportunity to strengthen their testimony and build friendships across country and political boundaries. Johnson, Second Counselor in the Europe Area Presidency of the Church, invited youth in the Nordic countries to plan on attending.
He said, “If you’re a young single adult and you’re wondering whether you ought to go to Festinord, or a Young Single Adult conference that we are holding in Europe, I’d say go.” If you live in a Nordic European country and would like to attend, visit Festinord’s official website for more information.
Oaks, " Divorce," Don't let yourself get caught up in the moment by jumping into marriage when you're still in the stage of infatuation and attraction.
Take the time necessary to allow your relationship (and knowledge of the one you're dating) to properly form a sure foundation.
While most participants are LDS, if other young singles agree to live by LDS standards, they are invited to participate as well.
According to church data, around 24,000 members of the Church’s 15.6 million total members live in Nordic countries.
You will likely not find that perfect person, and if you did, there would certainly be no interest in you.
These attributes are best polished together as husband and wife" (" Receive the Temple Blessings," Dating and courtship is the time to continue to prepare for a temple marriage.
Engaging in fornication breaks one of God's most important commandments and requires repentance.