Jennifer's, Samantha's and John's concerns are common, because according to the U. Census Bureau, 19.3 million Americans get divorced each year, and many of them date and eventually remarry.
Perhaps you share their concerns, as you're also wondering how you can reenter the dating world after divorce — and do so according to God's standards. Divorce is the death of the dreams you had when you committed yourself "for better or for worse." As a Christian, you can't simply separate from your spouse one day and hit the dating field the next.
"On the other hand, many women seemed to be more open about their pain and loss. Many of them admitted they had gone through periods of addictive behaviors which helped numb the pain.
They were aware of the shame and guilt they were feeling and many of them shared about the process and support they had to get healed and move forward.
And as with any loss, big or small, time is needed to grieve and to reassess who you are, where you've been and where God wants you to go.
When you meet someone new, you will have a better perspective on how your ex is feeling about you and the relationship you both once had.2. Most people are puzzled as to why they are jealous of someone they didn’t want in their life any longer. This was YOUR husband or YOUR wife, you expected fidelity, and now it may feel like cheating to see them with someone else.Whether the divorce was your idea or your spouse’s, most people find themselves experiencing negative emotions when their ex-spouse starts dating again. Here are 6 tips that will help you process those negative emotions: 1. You spent a large part of your life with this person, and during the years you were together, dating and married, you came to think of that person as YOUR significant other. These are common questions you may ask yourself when your ex-spouse starts dating again.You didn't see eye to eye in your marriage — no surprise you'll deal with the divorce differently.How do men and women respond to this life event that brings overwhelming, emotional pain?