Instead of working together, they are at odds with one another.
Paul’s admonition in 2 Corinthians is part of a larger discourse to the church at Corinth on the Christian life.
He discouraged them from being in an unequal partnership with unbelievers because believers and unbelievers are opposites, just as light and darkness are opposites.They simply have nothing in common, just as Christ has nothing in common with “Belial,” a Hebrew word meaning “worthlessness” (verse 15). The idea is that the pagan, wicked, unbelieving world is governed by the principles of Satan and that Christians should be separate from that wicked world, just as Christ was separate from all the methods, purposes, and plans of Satan.This pressure is particularly acute for single women.As space has opened up online for Christians, some have turned to the Internet as a place to find a Christian spouse.The mainland site Gospel Times recently posted information about 7 mainland dating sites for Christians.
The Bible says, "Do not be unequally yoked." It teaches that we are to marry those who are in the Lord.In order to help Christians, some have set up Christian dating websites, both in China and abroad.Here are 7 that we found by doing a simple online search: 1.Or should she obey and break her own heart in the process? She broke up with Joseph and left for college in tears. But she knew beyond a shadow of a doubt that she’d done the right thing.This is a fairly common scenario—A Christian dates a non-Christian. The Christian must make a choice: go through the pain of a breakup, or be “unequally yoked” with an unbeliever.For 33 years, he served as pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church, Minneapolis, Minnesota.