But in spite of this natural desire, many Christians are embarrassed to say they are online dating.
Whether meeting someone takes place through a personal introduction, a random incident or on a dating website, the important thing is the connection.
“After reading through Kate’s profile, I found she had such an incredible background and a really close relationship to God.” A volley of messaging followed, leading up to an idyllic first date at a local park.
As they walked side by side, Matt and Kate made a deep connection through shared beliefs. United by faith, this married couple is grateful to Christian Connection for bringing them together.
Making matches for over a decade, Christian Connection has received many thanks from happy couples like Matt and Kate.
“We have literally hundreds and hundreds of success stories,” Founder Jackie Elton told us.
“I looked at her picture and thought she looked stunning,” he said.
At the fourth stage of the online dating process, you start to contact others, decide whether they are right for you, and if not let them go.
This section guides you through that exciting, but tricky, part of the journey…
In 2004, Christian Connection launched a separate site in Australia under the same name, with a specific focus on single Christians in Australia.
In February 2012, Christian Connection launched in the United States offering a free 6 month membership to all new members.
The site received some media attention in early 2001, featuring on the front page of the Daily Telegraph on 17 April 2001.