We have heard Jesus command to us: “Love one another as I have loved you” (John 13:34). And we have also heard it said: “Love your neighbour as yourself” (Mark 12:31). So which one is right?Both are right, because Jesus is the one who has shared these teachings with us.But how?!? They both seem to … Continue reading 3 lies we’ve been fed about love that we need to let go
Media has over-sensationalised sexuality and has completely divorced it from its life-giving nature and authentic love. These days sex is equated to love; it has become the sole definition of love. If you have no sexual compatibility or attraction, then you are not loveable by this society’s standards. Many of us who have been caught … Continue reading 2020 Theme:Restore True Love
Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com When Fifty Shades of Grey was released to the cinemas, people around the world proclaimed that what Christian and Anastasia were engaging in was completely love (WHAT?!? Some of you may ask). To be honest it is a very common pattern in entertainment media! Whenever I watched the latest Glee … Continue reading Love vs. Sex: so what’s the difference?
The media has become so oversaturated with sexual imagery, so it’s no wonder why so many people, especially the younger generation, buys into the belief that love equals sex. Sexuality has become so normalised nowadays, that we even find pornographic material accessible even in the movies (hint: 50 Shades of Grey). That’s why a media … Continue reading 4 media outlets you’ll want to spring clean for a purer life
https://youtu.be/JuKx49v8Fjo What's wrong with sex? The only sex education I received was this one phrase: SEX IS BAD. But as I grew older and mature, learning about my Catholic faith from my own initiative I started realising that this was never what the Catholic Church was teaching about sex. I realised that there was a … Continue reading #LovevsLust: What’s wrong with sex?