Originally from the Chicago area, Alex and his wife, Marni, and their three children now reside in Riverside, California.
Some evangelicals left their church due to politics after last year's heated presidential election, but in unexpected ways.
But rather than focusing on searching for the right person to marry, focus on becoming the right person yourself so you can attract the right kind of spouse.
SEE ALSO: How to Stay Christian in College Before you begin any dating relationship, make sure that you’re in a spiritually healthy place where you’re looking to God alone to fulfill you, so you won’t expect the people you date to meet needs that only God can meet. Rather than overworking and burning yourself out or playing too much and becoming lazy, spend time working and playing regularly so you can be both productive and rejuvenated. Don’t mistakenly think that the major you choose now will necessarily reflect your professional field for a lifetime, or mistakenly hesitate to choose a major because you’re too afraid to commit to one.
On 0-to-100 scale, Trump's average level of support from respondents was just 48, while the perceived support for Trump from clergymen was only two points higher at 50.
The professors found that the two groups that were the most likely to leave their churches were Trump supporters who felt their clergy didn't support him and those who opposed Trump and believed their church leaders strongly supported the billionaire real estate mogul.
Ask God to help you stay sexually pure even when many others around you are giving into sinful sexual relationships. Use your time in college to learn how to function as an independent adult who can confidently perform tasks such as paying bills, balancing a checkbook, resolving conflict with coworkers and bosses, and juggle a social life with the responsibilities of daily living, like chores and errands. Take full responsibility for your attitudes and actions. Pray for the discernment you need to discover God’s calling for you, and consider both what you most enjoying doing and what you do best when considering potential majors. Don’t make the mistake of ignoring your grades, since they matter, but don’t become preoccupied with them, either.