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Covenant Orientation – Mangalore

The CFCI Singles and Youth of Mangalore had their Covenant Orientation on Sunday, September 23, 2018, at Milagres English Medium Higher Primary School Hall. The main theme was taken from 1 Peter 2:21 which said,

“Be Holy, because I am Holy”.

Around 11 singles and 14 youth were present for this one-day program. It was a day filled with fun, fellowship and new learning. Continue reading

Couples

CLS @ Pimpri

The CFCI-Pune service team had a hesitant start, as they were expecting just 2-3 participants, for the Pimpri CLS, a week prior to the programme. To the service team’s surprise, around 200 participants gathered for the CLS on that day. The parish priest encouraged his parishioners to come forward to attend the programme. The programme was held at Our Lady Consoler of the Afflicted, Pimpri Church, Pune. Continue reading

Couples

Marriage Enrichment Retreat – Pune

The Marriage Enrichment Retreat (MER) was held at Loyola’s Retreat House, Pashan, Pune, from the 21st-23rd September 2018. The CFCI service team were in awe to see a full house, as there were 12 couples who attended the retreat, in spite of having other commitments, duties and responsibilities towards their children. Continue reading

Personal Relationships

Love is a Choice

I found my life partner in the most mysterious and miraculous of circumstances and it is now 7 months since we are married. Our days of courtship were, as any other young couples would be: simply amazing. We both felt that we had found the dream partner and were madly in love. She worked abroad as an air hostess and I would stay up nights just to talk to her because of the time difference. I would send her letters, cards, small surprises and much more. She reciprocated through letters and gifts when she came down. We thought that loving each other wasn’t that difficult. However, marriage has made us realise that love isn’t about “what we can get the other” but rather “what we can give the otherContinue reading

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