Of course seek discernment and ask God if you are in His will.
Ask Him to reveal characteristics that are pleasing to Him as well as reveal those things that are red flags, then proceed or walk away accordingly.
But for most, the issue of dating involves "romantic attraction and desire." Therefore "dating" must be approached by what the Scripture says regarding romantic desire and marriage, the only relationship in which romantic desire is to be fully expressed.
If "dating" is defined as two single friends of the opposite sex doing things together for fun without any attraction or romantic desire or intimacy involved at all, there is no issue to discuss regarding dating. The Bible describes and gives directions concerning friendship.
"Dating" is not a relationship, it is a method people employ in our culture to get to know others of the opposite sex that was not employed in Biblical times.
Drunkenness Do Not Get Drunk Avoid Immorality Avoid Quarrels Avoiding Jealousy Affection, Evil Alcohol Riots Leisure, And Pastimes Abstinence as a discipline Sexual Chastitydrinking, abstention from Alcohol Abuse Sexual Aberrations Abstaining From Drugs Wash me thoroughly from my iniquity And cleanse me from my sin.Proverbs gives several characteristics of friends and friendships.Prov.17: 17 says, “A friend loves at all times.” Prov.18: 24 says, “There is a friend that sticks closer than a brother.” Prov.27: 6 says, “When a friend rebukes you, that rebuke can be trusted.” Prov.27: 9 says, “The pleasantness of having a friend springs from his earnest counsel.” Prov.27: 10 says, “Do not forsake your friend.” These verses bring out the fact that the Lord blesses friendship and encourages us to develop them.Adhering to these Christian dating principles should help you make wise decisions when selecting a date, as well as guide you appropriately during the dating process.Use these Christian dating principles as rules to live by when dating.As Christian single women, it should not be our goal to date aimlessly.