": All of us can communicate loud and clear without using words. I'd like to do this again very soon.'" You may laugh at first, but think about that for a minute. We communicate loud and clear with our actions, and if we're not careful, we could be telling lies! Ashton: You mean, you can be dishonest by kissing someone? If putting your arm around someone means "I like you," and holding hands means "I really like you," than maybe kisses mean "I love you." What do you think?
In fact, as the old saying goes, "Actions speak louder than words." With that idea in mind, let's ask some questions. Some will say, "I don't know about that; I don't think kisses mean I love you." Perfect. Maybe kisses mean something different to you than they do to me, or to him, or her.
The attraction itself is not a sin, but acting on it is.
In contrast, if you give out your kisses like free samples at the grocery store, what are they worth? I think three.'" This bride was embarrassed, because she had given out kisses like pretzels.About the same as free samples at the grocery store! One of my friends had an interesting experience at a wedding reception. When you go to your wedding, you don't want regrets to go with you.And from it are likely to come the same frustrations, sorrows, anguish, and remorse.The experience of same-sex attraction is a complex reality for many people.When I was 16, I remember a Church leader talking to a number of the young men and telling us not to neck or pet when we went on dates.
I nodded my head, and then went home to look up "petting" in the dictionary. Then I looked up "fondling" and read something about touching.He felt he had set a "record." To him, kissing was some kind of contest! Did they realize that each girl he kissed was only a notch on the way to his "goal"? Kimball: Kissing has been prostituted and has degenerated to develop and express lust instead of affection, honor, and admiration. What do kisses mean when given out like pretzels, and robbed of sacredness?Do you think it would have hurt their feelings to know that? Monson said, "Men, take care not to make women weep, for God counts their tears." What has happened to kissing? Finally, the answer from a prophet: Kisses are sacred, and are meant to express affection, honor, and admiration.Kisses are wonderful, but they are powerful and should be handled with great care.I read about a young man who bragged that he had kissed more girls in one day than anyone else in his stake. This boy really cares for me." Did they know he was just going for a record? But if you're talking about kissing people you date, be cautious in how you use this form of affection.