Christian Mingle

Christian Mingle

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About Christian Mingle

Christian Mingle is a dating website designed specifically for Christians looking for love. Christian Mingle has more than 15 million members and is one of the largest and most trusted Christian-specific dating websites. Similar to other dating sites, Christian Mingle helps match like-minded singles in the hopes of creating lifelong relationships. With an easy-to-use site and a large dating pool, finding love can be easier with Christian Mingle.

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Pros

  • Large dating pool
  • Focus on long-term relationships
  • Free trial
  • Like-minded singles

Cons

  • Pricey premium membership
  • Limited free version

Bottom Line

For Christians looking for a lifelong partner, Christian Mingle is a great option. Although its premium membership is expensive, its dating pool of more than 15 million members offers plenty of opportunities for singles to find love.

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How does Christian Mingle work?

If you’re interested in signing up for Christian Mingle’s services, visit its website to sign up for a free trial using your email or Facebook profile. Christian Mingle then prompts you to fill out some information on your profile, including questions about your values, hobbies and favorite quotes.

Once your profile is complete, you can start viewing other eligible, compatible singles in your area. To help you on your journey to love, Christian Mingle sends you up to seven possible matches each day. With Christian Mingle’s free membership, you won’t be able to message potential suitors — be prepared to pay for a monthly membership if you find someone you’re interested in.

How much does Christian Mingle cost?

Setting up a profile with Christian Mingle is completely free, but the free service does not include the option to chat with other members. Once you find someone on Christian Mingle that you want to get to know better, you must upgrade to its premium membership, which is $49.99 per month.

Christian Mingle offers discounts on memberships if you purchase more than one month at a time. For three months, it is $39.99 per month, and for six months, it costs $24.99 per month.

Christian Mingle FAQ

How long does it take for Christian Mingle to approve a profile?

It typically takes between 24 and 48 hours for Christian Mingle to approve a profile. This is to ensure that there is no inappropriate content on the site.

Is Christian Mingle free?

You can set up a profile for free on Christian Mingle, but you must pay a monthly fee to chat with other singles.

What does the heart mean on Christian Mingle?

The heart is a “like” that can only be sent while using LookBook, an anonymous browsing option. If you like someone’s profile that has liked yours, you will automatically be matched to one another.

What does the orange plus sign mean on Christian Mingle?

The orange plus sign means that someone has a Messaging+ profile, which is a premium subscription option that lets users message anyone, even those on a free trial.

Is Christian Mingle good?

Christian Mingle is the largest dating website for Christians, and many reviewers say its focus on long-term relationships sets it apart.

What does the wink mean on Christian Mingle?

You can send winks to other members as a means of flirting or showing your interest. This is usually sent before a message to encourage the other to make the first move.

How much does it cost to be on Christian Mingle?

You can create an account for free, and premium membership starts at $49.99 per month.

Does Christian Mingle work?

Many singles have found lifelong partnerships on Christian Mingle. Although matches aren’t guaranteed, Christian Mingle is consistently reviewed as a high-quality dating site for Christian singles. And with more than 15 million users, Christian Mingle gives you a larger pool to choose from than many other dating sites. We recommend Christian Mingle for any single Christians interested in finding a forever match.

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Rated with 1 star
Verified Reviewer
Original review: June 17, 2022

Problems:

1. 90% of the women who contact you are scams, women from other countries.
2. They make it so difficult to cancel your subscription.
3. Horrible customer service.
4. 80% of all the women do not have pictures.

5. You know it's a scam every time because they "Always" ask you for your telephone number and email address.

4 people found this review helpful
Rated with 1 star
Verified Reviewer
Original review: June 16, 2022

Here's how it went...This past March, after breaking up with a decent woman who is now my friend, I was browsing the Internet and decided to use a dating website again. Mind you I had bad experiences with Match and eHarmony in the past. I figured I would give C.M. a chance because I have faith and I want to have at least one kid in the future and of course a long-term relationship.

In the first month of April, many matches but no responses except for a suspicious woman from the U.K. (I'm from NY state FYI) She said hello and didn't ask any important questions. The second month, in May, one woman reached out to me, and she basically said Hi and that was it, folks! Thirdly, today of all days, I get a message from someone from Michigan (allegedly) and she calls herself "Mary" while her profile lists her name as Brianna. Not only can this Mary not type well, but has almost no grasp of the English language. (That's a scam artist or scam idiot for you newbies.) This website shows no integrity and little honesty, and I hope that it crumbles. Thank you for reading.

6 people found this review helpful

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    Rated with 1 star
    Verified Reviewer
    Original review: May 31, 2022

    First off, the servers seem to be physically set in Germany, where the site owners are, because the response time is exceptionally slow. Very frustrating. Worse, there are more scammers and fake profiles than on any site I've been on; I think it's probably because scammers perceive Christians as easy prey. You can detect them by the language skills, the canned answers (or lack of appropriate answers) to questions, but it doesn't really matter, they're still not real. And most frustrating, they keep profiles up long after the member, real or fake, has gone.

    I received several matches of 7 (you receive those regularly) where NONE of them had been online since LAST YEAR. Apparently, it makes it look like there are people to choose from, when in fact, there aren't really any people to choose from. In addition, they ignore your preferences; they send whoever they can find regardless of whatever you said you don't want; that is, people of different sects of Christianity, race, they even occasionally sent me men. It was a waste of money.

    12 people found this review helpful
    Rated with 1 star
    Verified Reviewer
    Original review: May 22, 2022

    I joined on a Monday in May of 2022, I immediately was inundated men who were WIDOWED, no family, higher education, and willing to relocate. It was obvious most inquiries were canned, prewritten, and sickeningly sweet. Very Godly responses as well. I have wasted my hard-earned money. STAY AWAY! Also, the remaining profiles were OLD, with the user not having logged in for months.

    14 people found this review helpful
    Rated with 1 star
    Verified Reviewer
    Original review: March 14, 2022

    I joined Christian Mingle to find worthwhile, quality people to date. However within two to three days of being in the app, I realized most of the people contacting me were scammers. Of the people I interacted with, I estimate 60% are not real. I asked Christian Mingle to deactivate my account after the 3rd day as it was too stressful to weed through all the scammers. I didn’t bother asking for a refund. If you decide to go for it, beware.

    41 people found this review helpful
    Rated with 1 star
    Verified Reviewer
    Original review: Feb. 16, 2022

    My Experience with Christian Mingle is horrible. Paying Customers are assured that they can initiate conversations with anyone on their site. As soon as a Paying Customer initiates a Conversation with a non-paying User, Christian Mingle Customer Care goes ahead and disables the visitor's account so that communication can no longer continue. They use the pretense of "Suspicious Activities" all because a paying customer decided to speak with a new Visitor that is still assessing if they want to add more options to their membership. Once your account is disabled, Christian Mingle proceeds to send emails stating your account was involved in fraudulent Activities, that items were purchased under your name, and that moneys have been refunded". Then they proceed to ask you more information that what is required to join the site such as Full Name, Address, DOB, and a Foto ID under the pretense of fraudulent activities.

    When Christian Mingle is asked about the details of the fraudulent activity, they remain unwilling to disclose the basis of their decision. They are violating the privacy of its members and those that do not have additional services on their site. This is what we call Phishing - a fraudulent practice of sending emails purporting to be from reputable companies in order to induce individuals to reveal personal information, such as passwords and credit card numbers, DOB, Addresses, Foto ID such as Drivers License. To be honest after this recent experience with Christian Mingle, I wouldn't recommend anyone to join their website. They are the ones involved in Fraudulent Practices, Phishing for information and preventing paying customers from their right to initiate conversations with who they please. There are many other website that support fellowship with Christians other than Christian Mingle.

    35 people found this review helpful
    Rated with 1 star
    Verified Reviewer
    Original review: Jan. 23, 2022

    This is a site that does not let you pay as you go but charges annual fee all at once. There is a reason that companies do that. They know once you find out they are a scam company you would cancel membership if it was month to month. This Company has extremely OLD profiles of people that are no longer in the community. Secondly, they control how many candidates you are allowed to see per day. Also, you will see the same profile like 3 to 4 times because they recycle old profile pics. This is a GARBAGE site!

    44 people found this review helpful
    Rated with 1 star
    Verified Reviewer
    Original review: Jan. 15, 2022

    Christian Mingle is a scam site. The members are not real people, they will never pick up the phone and reveal themselves to be a real person and basically if you want to waste your money on delusion...

    39 people found this review helpful
    Rated with 1 star
    Verified Reviewer
    Original review: Dec. 31, 2021

    I went to this site because finding a relationship with a fellow Christian is primary to me. Roughly 90% of those contacting me were from 500+ miles away - HUGE red flag. Most people want to find someone near them, so I don't believe these were legitimate profiles. What a waste of money!

    42 people found this review helpful
    Rated with 1 star
    Verified Reviewer
    Original review: Dec. 16, 2021

    I experienced a major financial setback after joining and requested a refund. It was denied for no reason. Additionally, the matches were horrible. I had several messages from scammers. I DO NOT recommend this app!

    33 people found this review helpful
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