A woman I know snagged a boyfriend when she described her ideal job as a combination of circus performer and archaeologist. Unless you know for sure that you only want to meet, say, a nonsmoking Portuguese-speaking dentist, go easy on the list of qualities he must have.
Twelve years ago, I took a chance and wrote a personal ad.
My finished product reflected my attitude at the time—a combination of "you have to play to win" and "hey, why not?
3:2) "Trust in the LORD with all thine heart; and lean not unto thine own understanding.
In all thy ways acknowledge him, and he shall direct thy paths." (Prov.
Try an ad that consists entirely of your favorite movie dialogue or a list of beloved fictional characters.
My ad requested a man "financially stable, kinda handsome, who can slow dance, make me laugh, read between the lines." Cast a wide net and edit out the responses. In this covenant I told the Lord that I would trust Him with my future mate, and that whatever time I would be spending with a boyfriend, Id spend with God in prayer and in the Word instead.It would not have been enough for me to just give up dating, but it was imperative to replace that void with the Lord. If you're 42 but look 32, say so (or let your picture do the talking). It was a warm, beautiful day in So Paulo, Brazil, on March 16, 1996. The music, the flowers, and the food were just perfect.Our families and friends were together for this important event.