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Hardrada Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-20-11 04:53 PM
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25. I don't attend "contemporary" services.
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  -Do your raise your hands at church? ButterflyBlood  Nov-20-11 12:04 AM   #0 
  - When I went to Church it was the Catholic Church, and  gateley   Nov-20-11 12:06 AM   #1 
  - Personally, it kind of freaked me out the first time I saw it  TlalocW   Nov-20-11 12:20 AM   #2 
  - I fail to see what's so freaky about it, quite common live music stuff  ButterflyBlood   Nov-20-11 12:26 AM   #5 
  - I don't go to a lot of common live music stuff  TlalocW   Nov-20-11 12:33 AM   #6 
  - You were right to leave. Never mind the swaying, never mind the  MADem   Nov-20-11 02:30 AM   #14 
     - The thing was I couldn't believe how freakin' loud it was  TlalocW   Nov-20-11 04:31 AM   #15 
  - No. If you raise your hand they think you're volunteering to serve on the committee. n/t  Mister Ed   Nov-20-11 12:21 AM   #3 
  - I was raised Presbyterian. We're WAY too stodgy and traditional for such  kestrel91316   Nov-20-11 12:23 AM   #4 
  - Among Episcopalians, it's considered a trait of charismatics  Lydia Leftcoast   Nov-20-11 12:35 AM   #7 
  - Oh I definitely go to a charismatic church  ButterflyBlood   Nov-20-11 12:44 AM   #8 
  - i believe it is a pagan thing that was added into religion  roguevalley   Nov-20-11 01:05 AM   #9 
  - I was raised in a rather staid Methodist environment  RZM   Nov-20-11 01:06 AM   #10 
  - You mean to ask the priest a question or something? nt  Deep13   Nov-20-11 01:27 AM   #11 
  - We don't have priests. nt  ButterflyBlood   Nov-20-11 09:29 AM   #17 
     - Oh, cool. Are you Quakers?  Deep13   Nov-20-11 12:51 PM   #21 
        - No I go to a non-denominational Protestant church  ButterflyBlood   Nov-20-11 01:12 PM   #23 
           - Oh, they do everything priests do, but they're not priests.  Deep13   Nov-20-11 06:01 PM   #28 
  - Lutheran. Nuff said.  Hardrada   Nov-20-11 01:32 AM   #12 
  - Believe it or not I've seen people do this at Lutheran services before  ButterflyBlood   Nov-20-11 12:22 PM   #20 
     - I've seen that.  Adsos Letter   Nov-20-11 04:22 PM   #24 
     - Yep, explains mine well  ButterflyBlood   Nov-20-11 05:02 PM   #26 
     - I don't attend "contemporary" services.  Hardrada   Nov-20-11 04:53 PM   #25 
  - Heh-heh... Two different kinds:  TygrBright   Nov-20-11 01:59 AM   #13 
  - +1, but that's not something I should be okay with. Feels like a form of racism.  Lionessa   Nov-20-11 06:04 AM   #16 
     - I know, I know. "They're so graceful and they have such great rhythm!" Ick.  TygrBright   Nov-20-11 11:03 AM   #19 
  - I usually raise my hands everywhere...  Meshuga   Nov-20-11 09:55 AM   #18 
  - I have not gone to church since I was a kid, but I voted "no" based on those old experiences.  ZombieHorde   Nov-20-11 12:57 PM   #22 
  - One of my old fundie Baptist co-workers said charismatics are "doing the devil's work"  LAGC   Nov-20-11 05:58 PM   #27 
     - I've found other fundies don't get along with charismatics well  ButterflyBlood   Nov-21-11 10:40 AM   #29 

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