Upon first glance, Christian Mingle is similar to most dating websites, which won’t let you do very much until after you sign up.
After seeing their “Find God’s match for you” commercial for the umpteenth time, we figured this was a good time to check the site out for ourselves.
Below is our impression of the site, along with dozens of reader reviews.
One minor annoyance is that the paid or promoted profiles in the search results appeared to circumvent any search criteria.
We tried searching for only Caucasian men, but promoted profiles featuring men of all races kept appearing in the search results. Start browsing millions of profiles on the leading site for Christian dating. This company specializes in what former CEO Adam Berger referred to as “niche dating.” The company also runs JDate.com, Black Singles.com, and
A mysterious $3.99 “processing fee” is added to all first-time subscriptions. If you’re hoping to build a Christ-centered relationship, log onto Christian today. Some Christians have expressed objection to this, while others have not.
We set up a female profile, with no photo or bio so we could browse the site further.
We selected a female because it has been our experience that women get contacted far more than men on dating sites.
We found their color-coded matches based on personality types to be an interesting angle.
We browsed profiles of men in our area to see who was locally available and what the typical profile looked like. Some men had photos of themselves flexing their muscles in the mirror, with no mention of God or faith in their profiles, while other men certainly wore their faith on their sleeves.