NBA Player Retires to Serve as Jehovah's Witness

by 720Reddog 30 Replies latest jw friends

  • RubaDub

    At least it wasn't Kevin Durant or LeBron.

    Rub a Dub

  • DNCall

    Prester John: Dave Meyers of the Milwaukee Bucks and UCLA under Wooden before that. He passed away some years ago.

  • APieceOfShitNamedTate

    The Decision

    Jim Gray: So the answer to the question everybody wants to know...Darren, what's your decision?

    Darren Collison: Well, this has been very tough, but I've decided to take my talents to Warwick, and um, join The Watchtower.

    Jim Gray: Watchtower? That was the conclusion you woke up with this morning?

    Darren Collison: That was the conclusion I woke up with this morning.

  • smiddy3

    He`s already earned 43 million$$$$ , he can worship the Spaghetti Monster for all I care .

  • minimus

    I could see LeBron becoming a JW. He’s got that certain arrogance.

  •  The Bethelite
    The Bethelite

    I was in a congregation that J J Burton was in. He was a pro football player for the Atlanta Falcons who gave it all up because of pressure from his JW mother.

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  • 3rdgen

    Steve Sweeney of the Oakland Raiders also gave up his successful career, and the fame and $$ that came with it only to watch 1975 become a date that "Overzealous" JWs set for the End.

    He and his wife were good friends of my former IN-Laws. Wonder if he is still a Dub?

  •  The Bethelite
    The Bethelite

    The good news at least they will all get a part on district convention on how they turned their back on fame and fortune to join the people who will be digging graves for all the other worldly pro ball players.

  • APieceOfShitNamedTate

    Okay I'm guessing very few people got the whole "decision" thing, so here is your explanation:

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