Date Smart to Marry for Life offers single, divorced, and widowed Christian women exactly what is needed for prevention of heartache and divorce. This dynamic book helps you actually measure your potential suitor from biblical guidelines. It gives the spiritual fruit you look for in a prospective suitor, thus taking the guesswork out of is he right for me or is he really the one? It gives powerful guiding truths for deal breakers, to know if you need to continue on with your current relationship. It will also help you decide what you are not willing to put up with in your marriage. Finally, a book that connects Scripture to your life where you no longer have to guess about the potential of potential suitors that, in most cases, eventually leads to marriage! David Griffin is licensed as a professional counselor at the independent practice level by the state of Texas. He is a board certified professional Christian counselor with the International Board of Christian Counselors. He received his undergraduate degree at Texas Tech University in psychology and a master s degree at Southwestern Baptist Theological Seminary, concentrating in Christian counseling. David has been in the counseling field since 1984, minus six years with IBM, IBM Global Services, and as an adjunct college psychology professor. In 2005 he founded and developed LifeTouch Christian Counseling for First Baptist Church, Magnolia, Texas. This is his second manuscript to be published. The first was Pathways for Disciples: A Practical Guide for Christian Discipleship, published by the Baptist Publishing House, Lusaka, Zambia, Africa while he was a missionary on the field. He currently lives in Austin, Texas with his spirited and lovely wife, Susan. They have been married since 1985. They have three adult children, all living out spiritual fruit to bring glory and honor to Jesus Christ. They are his legacy.