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Old March 4th, 2013, 07:54 PM   #61
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Some Christians are quite passive about thier faith and timid about sharing thier belief with others. Which is contrary to what Christ expects us to do. We are to be on fire and bold to share our faith.
Some people are comfortable boldly sharing thier faith while some are comfortable keeping it to themselves.
One scripture really turned me around in my thinking and it was, how Christ said that, if you deny me before men on earth I will deny you before my Father in heaven.
By keeping the gospel to yourself is like denying Christ before man.
A word to Christians, you need to ask for boldness and knowledge to have the ability to share His word.
I was not always confident in sharing but stepping out in faith and hoping that if only 1 accepts Christ because of what is shared here is worth all the ridicule, besides the ridicule does not bother me.
with that said, i hate true christians. every single one of them!
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Old March 4th, 2013, 07:58 PM   #62
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I am an atheist and the only time I talk about it is when people like aber start flapping their gums. Someday I may come to the realization that their is a god but it hasn't happened yet. The one thing I will guarantee is that somebody like aber will never make me believe. If he could talk like a normal person and not a brainwashed talking head he might actually be able to so some good. He never will so he will continue to give Christianity a bad name.
Nothing I say can convince you there is a God. Only God can do that.
If it is not me flapping my gums then there will be another Christian brought across your path to convince you that there is God and He has a plan for you.
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Some Christians are quite passive about thier faith and timid about sharing thier belief with others. Which is contrary to what Christ expects us to do. We are to be on fire and bold to share our faith.
Some people are comfortable boldly sharing thier faith while some are comfortable keeping it to themselves.
One scripture really turned me around in my thinking and it was, how Christ said that, if you deny me before men on earth I will deny you before my Father in heaven.
By keeping the gospel to yourself is like denying Christ before man.
A word to Christians, you need to ask for boldness and knowledge to have the ability to share His word.
I was not always confident in sharing but stepping out in faith and hoping that if only 1 accepts Christ because of what is shared here is worth all the ridicule, besides the ridicule does not bother me.
The problem is that by you doing this you are really pushing more people away from God because you come off like a lunatic. I know you have a strong faith but maybe if you we're a little more conservative of your posts you could get through to more people and in turn have a greater positive impact. But that is just my $.02 I am not an expert in this field at all.
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Old March 4th, 2013, 07:59 PM   #64
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with that said, i hate true christians. every single one of them!
Actually I believe you have a problem with God not people or Christians.
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I have never met a jew who tried to get me to convert to jewish religion.
I have never met a muslim who tried to get me to convert to muslim religion.
I have never met an islamic who tried to get me to convert to islam.
I have never met an aetheist who tried to make me become an aetheist.
I have never met a mormon who tried to make me become a mormon.

I have met a lot of christians who think that I am going to spontaneously combust if I don't start believing only in jesus.

My conclusion, christians are a cult not a religion.
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I have never met a jew who tried to get me to convert to jewish religion.
I have never met a muslim who tried to get me to convert to muslim religion.
I have never met an islamic who tried to get me to convert to islam.
I have never met an aetheist who tried to make me become an aetheist.
I have never met a mormon who tried to make me become a mormon.

I have met a lot of christians who think that I am going to spontaneously combust if I don't start believing only in jesus.

My conclusion, christians are a cult not a religion.
It's obvious, Christians are the only ones who believe there is still hope for you
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Actually I believe you have a problem with God not people or Christians.
no, i have no issues with god besides the fact i dont believe in him. i have absolutely no bad feelings towards normal christians. i do have a problem with people like you. i think if god was real he would let his actions speak louder than his words. he would get people to follow him by showing what kind of a being he is and accept all people for who they are even if they do not chose to worship him. the god that you portray is a fear monger that wants people to follow him because if they dont they will burn in eternal damnation.

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You've met me. I am Christian And I don't think you will combust.
yeah...but you aren't like Aber. You and I could very easily have a discussion about said subject.

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Some Christians are quite passive about thier faith and timid about sharing thier belief with others. Which is contrary to what Christ expects us to do. We are to be on fire and bold to share our faith.
Some people are comfortable boldly sharing thier faith while some are comfortable keeping it to themselves.
One scripture really turned me around in my thinking and it was, how Christ said that, if you deny me before men on earth I will deny you before my Father in heaven.
By keeping the gospel to yourself is like denying Christ before man.
A word to Christians, you need to ask for boldness and knowledge to have the ability to share His word.
I was not always confident in sharing but stepping out in faith and hoping that if only 1 accepts Christ because of what is shared here is worth all the ridicule, besides the ridicule does not bother me.
For the one you catch, I guarantee your tactics will push away hundreds more
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It'd be great if it was your choice whether you believe things or not.
It is a choice, and I definitely respect yours.
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Old March 4th, 2013, 09:15 PM   #70
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It is a choice, and I definitely respect yours.
Try and believe that unicorns are real. If you can just choose to, it shouldn't be a problem.
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no, i have no issues with god besides the fact i dont believe in him. i have absolutely no bad feelings towards normal christians. i do have a problem with people like you. i think if god was real he would let his actions speak louder than his words. he would get people to follow him by showing what kind of a being he is and accept all people for who they are even if they do not chose to worship him. the god that you portray is a fear monger that wants people to follow him because if they dont they will burn in eternal damnation.


Out of your whole paragraph you got one part right.
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with that said, i hate true christians. every single one of them!
You must hate many people. You've never met me, yet you hate me. I might be the man who performs a life saving operation on your kid. I could be the guy who fights to keep a roof over your head when you lose everything... yet you still hate me.
If everyone thought like you do, this world would be a sad and lonely place.
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Out of your whole paragraph you got one part right.
Umm and that is?
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You must hate many people. You've never met met, yet you hate me. I might be the man who performs a life saving operation on your kid. I could be the guy who fights to keep a roof over your head when you lose everything... yet you still hate me.
If everyone though like you do, this world would be a sad and lonely place.
Did you read the post that I quoted? Aber is saying true Christians shove their belief into everybody else's face.
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yeah...but you aren't like Aber. You and I could very easily have a discussion about said subject.


For the one you catch, I guarantee your tactics will push away hundreds more
That is what you think and you have the right to your thoughts.
I cannot and will not give you a feel good God that fits into your box and does what you want. He is God and you are not. He made the rules not you. We all need to conform to His rules not our rules.
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Did you read the post that I quoted? Aber is saying true Christians shove their belief into everybody else's face.
Being bold and speaking out is different then shoving my belief into everybody's face. If you don't like what I say, then don't respond, it's that simple.
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Try and believe that unicorns are real. If you can just choose to, it shouldn't be a problem.
Well I guess unicorns could exist according to your beliefs. Horses could evolve and sprout a horn on their foreheads.
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Being bold and speaking out is different then shoving my belief into everybody's face. If you don't like what I say, then don't respond, it's that simple.
You are not bold. You shove your beliefs down everybody's throat.
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Aber, answer post 73.
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Did you read the post that I quoted? Aber is saying true Christians shove their belief into everybody else's face.
I understand that. Whether it was sarcasm or a reference to Aber's definition of a true Christian, it is a harsh statement.
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