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11 Spudinator in
heard at a recent circuit assembly: .
repeatedly mentioned the "next world" instead of the "new world" or "new order.
" he used the term once talking about a brother that was awaiting intensive surgery to correct a life threatening condition.
20 Spudinator in
just curious if anyone out there has done or knows of an extensive biography of fred franz.
since he was such a pivotal person in the wtbts it would be interesting.
i know that the bible students are writing a biography of charles t. russell and alan f has said that someone is writing a bio of j.f.
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if a "critical mass" of witnesses started to observe the following, what kind of reaction to you think hq would have?
what percentage of witnesses would you consider to be a "critical mass?
" in other words, how many does it take to make behavior snowball?
36 Spudinator in
in the past year or so a local congregation has had several announcements that "so-and-so is no longer serving as an elder.".
one of these elders has served in the watchtower organization since the 1940's.
one thing apparent is the "organization's" lack of recognition and/or appreciation for its own.
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33 Spudinator in
this question is for the "younger" jw's, and ex-jw's that post here, say in their teens to mid-twenties.
please consider the main question, and try to answer the a, b, and c segments if applicable.. what would it take for you to come back into the jw fold?.
a. organizational changes?.
13 Spudinator in
i'm closer to middle-age so that is why the question is posed; so those that are younger or really know some younger jws very well can give an older codger some insight.. i hear a lot of grumbling among those of my generation that the new kids just don't seem to get it.
("it" being the "truth.
") is this really the case for the vast majority?
16 Spudinator in
this will be of interest to all:.