Being in an abusive relationship is never okay, because no one ever deserves abuse.
It's important to get help to stop the cycle of abuse. If a bird sees a trap being set, it knows to stay away.
When one is in a committed relationship, whether dating or courting, it is important to remember to love the Lord above all else (Matthew ).
To say or believe that another person is “everything” or the most important thing in one’s life is idolatry, which is sin (Galatians ; Colossians 3:5).
If Jesus was willing to go to the cross and die a horrible death on our behalf, would He withhold anything else that would be good for us (see Psalm )?