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The temptation to date non-Christians is very real.
A couple months after that, Emily stopped going to church.
However, sometimes our best intentions are tested when we meet that special someone and feel an instant attraction, only to find that he or she doesn't share our beliefs.
We may find ourselves asking, "Why does it matter so much as long as he or she respects what I believe and the way I live?