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sam sarrha Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sat Oct-25-03 10:53 PM
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40. she should check out Buddhism...... the gods have their realm and we have
ours. they suffer their problems and we suffer ours, actually ours aren't as bad as theirs. That was really comforting to me having been tortured, tormented and molested by the Fundamentalist Christian Extremists from age 5 till i ran away.
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  -My friend quit her church this week (again) bluestateguy  Oct-25-03 08:11 PM   #0 
  - Does she let the church know why she quit?  liberal_veteran   Oct-25-03 08:13 PM   #1 
  - If it is a church with an advisory board like deacons...  jchild   Oct-25-03 08:21 PM   #6 
     - Our very on madras...  loudnclear   Oct-25-03 08:28 PM   #11 
        - These people should state reason and then leave.  izzie   Oct-25-03 09:20 PM   #25 
  - Most people do know. They fall into various categories:  karlschneider   Oct-25-03 08:15 PM   #2 
  - Why is she joining fundamental churches?  Clete   Oct-25-03 08:19 PM   #3 
  - In my opinion, the hatred towards Catholics that is preached there  jchild   Oct-25-03 08:22 PM   #7 
     - Are you talking about Liberals like Christ?  Clete   Oct-25-03 08:24 PM   #8 
     - Can you search this website's archives and look at some old threads  jchild   Oct-25-03 08:27 PM   #9 
        - Okay, I'll look again.  Clete   Oct-25-03 08:28 PM   #10 
           - Here are some DU archived threads:  jchild   Oct-25-03 08:43 PM   #16 
           - Truthfully as an ex-Catholic myself  Clete   Oct-25-03 08:53 PM   #18 
              - Smells like hatred to me...  jchild   Oct-25-03 09:14 PM   #23 
                 - Well, I think his idea of what Christ really stands for  Clete   Oct-25-03 09:19 PM   #24 
                    - I didn't realize he had a patent on that...  jchild   Oct-25-03 09:39 PM   #26 
           - You can search his posts here to find the same vitriol.  blondeatlast   Oct-25-03 09:45 PM   #31 
              - You guys I really don't want to because I don't care.  Clete   Oct-25-03 09:49 PM   #32 
     - They hate everyone who is not themselves.  leesa   Oct-25-03 08:57 PM   #20 
     - Yes - they think that Catholics are akin to devil worshippers - LOL!  janekat   Oct-25-03 09:41 PM   #27 
     - Well, I could tell you a thing or two about how the  Clete   Oct-25-03 09:59 PM   #34 
        - Well, then, it appears blatantly obvious why you are such an avid  jchild   Oct-25-03 10:00 PM   #35 
           - Did I say I was an avid supporter of the Rev?  Clete   Oct-25-03 10:09 PM   #37 
     - Amen to that!  blondeatlast   Oct-25-03 09:44 PM   #29 
  - It sounds like she is sticking to the same denomination.  mlawson   Oct-25-03 08:20 PM   #4 
  - I think she should warn him  Ilsa   Oct-25-03 08:21 PM   #5 
  - When The Revolution Comes, Roasted Fundies Will Be Choice Quisine  mhr   Oct-25-03 08:39 PM   #15 
     - Unfortunately, I think you're right on the money  Gman   Oct-25-03 09:42 PM   #28 
  - Time to switch denominations  TrogL   Oct-25-03 08:29 PM   #12 
  - She needs to join one of the following denominations:  Lydia Leftcoast   Oct-25-03 08:33 PM   #13 
  - My favorite if I needed to worship a Christian God  Clete   Oct-25-03 08:36 PM   #14 
  - Take care on the United Methodist Church  greekspeak   Oct-25-03 08:49 PM   #17 
  - A methodist friend of mine told me they were  Clete   Oct-25-03 08:54 PM   #19 
     - Not all of them  Lydia Leftcoast   Oct-25-03 08:58 PM   #21 
        - Good luck with that  greekspeak   Oct-25-03 09:07 PM   #22 
  - Yes - the mennonites or quakers are probably perfect for her  janekat   Oct-25-03 09:45 PM   #30 
     - Why are you equating mennonites with Quakers?  Clete   Oct-25-03 09:57 PM   #33 
        - Thought the mennonites and quakers were kind of similar  janekat   Oct-25-03 11:09 PM   #41 
           - Mennonites keep women in their place. Quakers treat women  Clete   Oct-25-03 11:10 PM   #42 
           - Quakers, Mennonites, and Church of the Brethren...  TreasonousBastard   Oct-26-03 01:33 AM   #47 
  - Sometimes it goes on in non-fundie churces too  Clark Can WIN   Oct-25-03 10:01 PM   #36 
  - That church secretary should be FIRED  jchild   Oct-25-03 10:09 PM   #38 
     - And, I forgot to say that I hope you copied that email that you sent her  jchild   Oct-25-03 10:11 PM   #39 
     - Oh I forgot to mention  Clark Can WIN   Oct-26-03 01:20 AM   #46 
  - she should check out Buddhism...... the gods have their realm and we have  sam sarrha   Oct-25-03 10:53 PM   #40 
  - I think she wants to remain a Christian.  Clete   Oct-25-03 11:13 PM   #43 
  - What town in Texas?  rsammel   Oct-25-03 11:53 PM   #44 
  - SHOULD HAVE GOT THE PASTOR ON VIDEOTAPE - EVIDENCE!!!  zbdent   Oct-26-03 01:17 AM   #45 
 

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