Thank you so much for your quick and thorough response. I have been a life long Christian and have struggled in walk all my life. At my deepest core I believe that Jesus is the son of God, died for all sin, and was resurrected. The bible is the only existing masterpiece that is a perfect map for life. I do not love me. I am anything but a good Christian. My flaws pain me to no end and I struggle everyday. You know, the ones that are depicted on tv as grey aliens with the big black eyes.
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Eric Crowley Eric is a self-employed artist who writes about modern culture. You can follow him on twitter. Her husband went home, and the following conversation transpired: Took a deep breath. So there you go.
Jenny is excommunicated, responds with snark. After divorcing her husband, her pastor rightfully excommunicated those not familiar with the customs of the church, excommunication is a fancy word for kicking someone out.
At the timie of writing this article, Watchtower headquarters will not confirm or deny the existance of this book. Elders are told to keep this information under lock and key. Even family members are not allowed to see it. The secretive nature of this book and protective measures that are to be taken is carefully detailed in writing when new Elders receive their copy. Rules Of The Jehovah’s Witnesses. Jehovah’s Witnesses believe they follow the Bible and Jehovah’s laws rules.
JW’s are required to believe that their religious leaders at Watchtower headquarters are chosen by God as his prophet. See God’s Slave The Watchtower strictly prohibits JW’s from reading the organization’s rules and punishments unless they have achieved the rank of Elder or higher. Even if you study the Bible with an Elder, they are not allowed to tell you what they know.
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Not only that, but i went to the church’s private school and i graduated from there in So, my entire life has been nothing but indoctrination from the IFB. In , just a few months after i graduated high school , at the age of 18, i got married to my boyfriend of 2 years. Anyways, the first 2 years of our marriage were spent trying to please the church, we served in countless ministries because that’s what a Christian young couple should do, we were being completely fake while ” serving the Lord ” which was really just serving the church, and we were so miserable.
We still didn’t go on a date because for 1, there weren’t many places we would be “allowed” to go, and for 2, all of our free time was spent at church. We were close to divorcing so many times. As a result of morning sickness and other circumstances, we became less faithful in church and dropped our ministries, which resulted in our church ” family” treating us like strangers big surprise huh?
By the time my daughter was born, we had stopped going to church altogether.
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I just read both your attachments!! While reading it-it hit me why Mary had to be a virgin. I just always thought that was to show he was God etc. But now we know different.
The following is what Islam teaches concerning the end times, primarily understood from the Hadith, which has incorporated elements of the Torah, New Testament, and Zoroastrianism.
She filed for divorce and is dragging me into a custody battle over our children. I am concerned how being exposed to this kind of teaching will affect my relationship with my kids, and I think this religion is indeed a destructive cult. Do you have any literature that I can present to the court to help me show the dangers of this religion and gain legal custody of our children? Dear friend, We feel sad for you in this situation.
It is heartbreaking to hear of another family torn apart through this destructive religion. It is true that they claim to uphold this Scriptural requirement for divorce.
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Do you now feel lost, bereft, and directionless? If so, know that when Jesus looks down from heaven, he feels toward you exactly as he felt toward individuals during his earthly ministry. Should we not then imitate our Lord in all things? The unfortunate truth is: In some cases the Witness will even cross to the other side of the road to avoid passing nearby; if it were not so sad, it would be humorous.
The absence of empathy and the hardening of the heart that occurs comes from a lack of accurate knowledge, from myths that have been perpetuated from the publications, the platform, and casual conversation.
What you need to know about how dangerous Islam is and why there will never be peace in the Middle east as long as Muslims exist. Even the Islamic sword (scimitar) is shaped like a crescent moon in honor of their pagan history. Virgin Mary with elephant dung falling on her praised by the New York.
Jehovah’s Witnesses have very strict dating rules. The more zealous a Jehovah’s Witness is, the more serious they are about the dating rules and proper etiquette. Casual dating for example, is not ok. The purpose of dating is marriage. Jehovah’s Witnesses who date are ready, willing, and able to marry someone. They are seriously looking for a mate. Before they start dating, they must be in a position to get married, – spiritually, physically, emotionally, and financially.
An exception might be if there is an adult chaperone or perhaps double dating, but even this would be looked down upon, because someone who is not financially stable and ready to get married should not be dating. If they’re not ready for marriage, they shouldn’t be dating. Jehovah’s Witnesses obey the Apostle Paul who said, ‘Do not be yoked together with unbelievers.
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Fortunately some Elders have leaked this publication to the public and it’s now available online for anyone seriously searching for truth about JW. At the time of writing this article, Watchtower headquarters will not confirm or deny the existence of this book. Elders are told to keep this information under lock and key. Even family members are not allowed to see it. The secretive nature of this book and protective measures that are to be taken is carefully detailed in writing when new Elders receive their copy.
Rules Of The Jehovah’s Witnesses.
I was the one who adamantly declared that I would never marry out. So what was I doing seriously dating this non-Jewish, bona fide heartthrob? And why couldn’t my parents trust me?
I was the one who adamantly declared that I would never marry out. I was so connected to my Jewish identity that my betrayal of it was not even statistically probable. Some of my friends began dating non-Jews. I stopped socializing with them in silent protest, after a more outspoken effort had failed. I self-righteously concluded that we had nothing in common, since they were prepared to give their Jewish identity the backseat.
In the Talmud, Rabbi Hillel warns us that we should be careful not to judge another person until we have stood in their place. And I was going places. It was an inspiring night full of memories and promise for the future. As we gathered round looking at photos, I pretended not to notice the attractive guy sitting next to me. He just wants to meet you. Attractive had inquired after me.
He really liked you.