Issue 40

July - August 2020

In this issue, we discuss the purpose of education in our article What’s the Point of Studying? and share a true story in I Cried Through My Chemistry Papers. Find out how to break free from the temptation of porn through an interview with international speaker Jessica Harris. We also answer the question What’s Wrong with Dating A Non-Christian? So take a break from your studies and enjoy our latest issue!

In This Issue

Faith · Studies

What’s The Point Of Studying?

As you slog through Home-Based Learning and exam papers, have you ever wondered, ‘’Why I am studying so hard?” JILLIAN LEE shares her journey in the education system and the answers she has found.

Purity · Restoration · Sexuality

Trigger Warning: Fighting Off Porn During Covid-19

There has been a spike in pornography viewership during Covid-19 with ample time at home. What are some ways to combat this? EUNICE SNG interviews Jessica Harris to find out how we can gain this hope and freedom over struggles with pornography.

Music · Wisdom

Review: Is Sour Candy Worth the Hype?

Within 24 hours of Lady Gaga’s single “Sour Candy” (with Blackpink) being released on YouTube, the song was viewed a record-breaking 21.8 million times. Does the song live up to the hype? QUEK SHI YUN gives her take.

Faith

Dear Kallos: What Can I Do When I Feel Distant From God?

Covid-19 has definitely changed the way church is now. What can I do when I feel distant from God? How do I pick up quiet time again?

Challenge · Family

Take The “In-Sane” Challenge

With prolonged periods of time spent at home, it is easy to feel restless and purposeless easily! Kallos challenged AIMEE TAN to make the most out of the last 2 weeks of the circuit breaker by engaging in fun and meaningful activities beyond digital platforms.

Devotionals · Studies

Fill Your Heart With Joy

“A joyful heart is good medicine, but a crushed spirit dries up the bones.” Proverbs 17:22 (ESV)