Amy Mackelden is a writer who recently detailed her long, frustrating journey of trying to date and find a boyfriend as a Christian. Interestingly, Mackelden did not have a particularly religious upbringing, and her parents and siblings did not attend church. So while she's the outlier in her family, it's not the typical arrangement, like the non-religious girl who had to reveal all her secret tattoos to her super Christian parents. Mackelden leaned into evangelical church activities in high school with her friends, and maintained her faith through college, though that's when the frustration kicked in:

Sources: xoJane