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18 megs in
after reading two consecutive posts about people returning to the fold, i have to ask a question... on some level, be it conscious or otherwise, have world events of the past year caused some to reconsider that we are in the "end times"?.
10 megs in
i wish i had been prepared... i would have invited her in for coffee... forgot to bring coc to the door with me....
2 megs in
this is odd let humorous.... http://www.thebricktestament.com/the_law/index.html.
3 megs in
being on this board, reading all of your comments, stories etc.
has been an eye opening experience for me.
i came here feeling lost, confused, overwhelmed... i thought maybe it was the truth, but it never felt quite right.
7 megs in
sooo... around 6 months ago (seems like a lifetime ago) i filled in the nice little form on the wtb website saying i was interested in a bible study... after this i went to a kingdom hall (cue ominous music) and ended up here.
anyway, they have now responded to my online enquiry of 6 months ago and have sent a note to my house saying they'll be there on thursday... how do i get out of this???
if i'm not home will they just go away??
15 megs in
i stopped believing when my husband left us because my daughter no longer wanted to attend meeting, and he was a elder.
had to seek assistance from the government to buy food and pay bills.
he took all monies with him.
12 megs in
owing to the abundant chatter about the "great tribulation" i started googling some things... anyway, there is a christian forum devoted to "end times chat", the current buzz is as follows:.
the dow today is down 777. the bail-out is 700 billion.
today at sunset was the beginning of the 7 year sabbatical cycle.. "7" is the number for completion and extremely significant throughout scripture.. it truly makes you wonder!!.
i won't post the link because it contains profanity... but, if you are agnostic or atheist, you might find the video "hand of the almighty" by john r. butler on you tube, pretty darn funny... here are the lyrics, sanitized for the protection of the innocent by replacing the offending words with cluck and spit respectively:.
oh sinner, do no stray .
from the straight and narrow way .
5 megs in
here is an interesting article in the bbc on the end of the world, with specific mention of the jw's eschatology.. http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/magazine/7600966.stm .