Questions to ask before dating someone

She spoke to INSIDER via email about what you should ask yourself when you're taking that next step, whatever it may be.

Rebound relationships are not only destined to fail, they’re destined to bruise the ego and emotions of your new partner.As I think about dating for the right reasons, in the right season, for the glory of God, I’ve considered five questions to ask myself before I start dating — five indicators that I’m ready (or not) to date. Here is someone who is living, breathing, chocolate-and-flower-giving proof that you’re interesting and attractive. But if dating is of your validation, it indicates soul-damaging idolatry.A boyfriend or girlfriend won’t complete you, no matter how much culture tries to convince you otherwise.You don't always have to agree, but you do always have to feel heard and respected.Jaquelle Crowe is a 19-year-old writer from eastern Canada.

Questions to ask before dating someone