If you fear you may have offended, you could send some flowers or other suitable gift.If you have been stood up don’t jump to conclusions, there may be a reasonable explanation.You should switch your phone onto silent and not answer calls or send text messages during the date.Paying the bill is the responsibility of the inviter, at least on the first occasion.When asking someone out on a date it is polite to do it face-to-face or at least over the phone.If you are doing the inviting it is up to you to make the arrangements.Conversation on a first date should centre on safe topics such as work, hobbies and family.Don’t dominate the conversation but make sure you each have equal opportunity to speak.
If things go really well you can always have dinner as well.
Before deciding how you're going to proceed, it's crucial to realize that contemporary dating is radically different from what it was when the majority of today's parents were kids.
Sexual promiscuity is rampant, even among Christian teens, and many young people receive little or no moral guidance from their parents.
appropriate and encourage their children to follow Josh Harris's "courtship" model.
Others feel that dating can be a positive experience for teens provided they are mature enough and the parents know and trust the dating partner.