Love, Dates & Heartbreaks

Relationships are complicated. • 6-Part Study


Love…dating…heartbreaks…all very complicated. So how do you get it right? After all, great relationships don’t happen by accident. Whether you’re single, married, divorced, or remarried, this series can help.

Part 1 • The Right Person Myth

Andy Stanley

When it comes to relationships, we tend to believe that finding the right person will make everything right. So we ask ourselves, “Is this the right person for me?” Maybe we need to be asking a different question—a question that shifts our focus from seeking the right kind of person to becoming the right kind of person.

Part 2 • The Fine Print

Andy Stanley

If becoming the right kind of person is key to a great relationship, how do you do that? Is there something you can do to prepare? Does it just happen? Sure, we’re supposed to love others, but what does that really mean? Let’s lean in and read the fine print.

Part 3 • Grownup Love

Andy Stanley

From elementary school through high school, many of us had ideas about what the perfect relationship would look like in the future. While those dreams may not represent our current reality, a step in the right direction could be to follow the apostle Paul’s advice.

Part 4 • Five Rules For Dating

Andy Stanley

If you don’t want a relationship like the majority of relationships, don’t date like the majority of daters. Here are five rules for dating.

Part 5 • Groundhog Date

Andy Stanley

We often learn from our mistakes in the areas that matter least, but we repeat our mistakes in the areas that matter most. So, how can we ensure that the next time won’t be like the last time?

Part 6 • When Dreams Can't Come True

Andy Stanley

We all have hopes and dreams, but what are we supposed to do when our hearts are broken and our dreams can’t come true? It’s tempting to take matters into our own hands. But is there a better way?