Why ? .... Why do ew do it.

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  1. Jerami profile image69
    Jeramiposted 7 years ago

    Why are we here?
               Argueing aBout-it?

          Why do we argue about it when we know that we are only half right? !!


          "IF"    ....   we were convinced about that we say we think? was right.... we would-A  got tired of trying to convince others ABout-it a long time  A-GO

          ARE    WE  realy as sure as we think we are?

          After ALL    Half right is good enough  HUuuuuh

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      Brenda Durhamposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Half-right just isn't good enough when it comes to serious stuff.
      Yes I'm as sure as I think I am about those things.

      Hi Jerami.  I'm pretty sleepy, reason that may sound abrupt.  I'm just convinced totally.  I gave up being lukewarm a long time ago after I saw its consequences.

      1. Repairguy47 profile image59
        Repairguy47posted 7 years agoin reply to this

        What exactly is he talking about?

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          Brenda Durhamposted 7 years agoin reply to this

          Well, IF I know Jerami like I think I know him, he's talkin' about those deep subjects like Faith, religion, and other life-or-death issues.

          But then, I could be half-right about that......lol

          1. Jerami profile image69
            Jeramiposted 7 years agoin reply to this

            Just trying to make somebody think about the simple stuff .. like what you said.

            1. Repairguy47 profile image59
              Repairguy47posted 7 years agoin reply to this

              Here is something simple, if you believe, great. You don't have to bash it over anybodies head. If you don't believe, great. You don't have to bash it over anybodies head. Thats pretty simple, isn't it?

              1. Jerami profile image69
                Jeramiposted 7 years agoin reply to this

                I apologize;   ....    didn't see YA way over there!    If I got some on YA   I'll try not to do it any more.

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                Brenda Durhamposted 7 years agoin reply to this

                Simple but rather selfish.
                Who, after finding the Truth, wants to keep it to themselves, sharing with nobody?

                1. Repairguy47 profile image59
                  Repairguy47posted 7 years agoin reply to this

                  That isn't the problem, share implies its a wanted commodity. When its not wanted let it go.

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                    Brenda Durhamposted 7 years agoin reply to this

                    Hmm.  How 'bout when it's needed?

                  2. Jerami profile image69
                    Jeramiposted 7 years agoin reply to this

                    When it ain' wanted; don't pick it up????

          2. Jerami profile image69
            Jeramiposted 7 years agoin reply to this

            AND  I feel good enough to be here or a little while   SSsoooo   I can be here for a while.

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              Brenda Durhamposted 7 years agoin reply to this

              Maybe in that time we will have sorted out all the answers to all of life's problems!   heh.  But I'm also serious.

              1. Jerami profile image69
                Jeramiposted 7 years agoin reply to this

                It ain't really that hard!   All we gotta do is try to keep it simple.

      2. Jerami profile image69
        Jeramiposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        Well  ....   good for you and bless ya too !


            I mean it!!!!!

           But  I  do think everbody aught to ask themselves ????

      3. Jerami profile image69
        Jeramiposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        This was a good answer too.

    2. tlmcgaa70 profile image74
      tlmcgaa70posted 7 years agoin reply to this

      hello Jerami. you are half right. if you believe strongly enough that what you believe is the truth...then you should not have to argue about it...because arguing usually means you are defending...and where belief goes, if you feel defensive about it you must not believe completely that you are right.
      the half you are wrong about is like Brenda says...when something is as serious as the future of your soul...and obedience to GOD...half measures dont cut it.

      i dont like getting into arguments where my beliefs are concerned because i fully believe i am right and i also believe if someone wants to argue with me about it they have no desire to learn so continuing is pointless, though sometimes i am dragged into an argument and when i find myself thus i will quit, even if it makes me look like the loser. people will believe what they choose to...and people who have strong convictions, whether for GOD or against HIM...are rarely persuaded to change them. This is why no one can come to JESUS without GOD having called them. and still not all who are called accept.

      1. Jerami profile image69
        Jeramiposted 7 years agoin reply to this

        Now that is a good answer ....   kinda like the hal truth that I been believing so You are right!  ...   at least haf way anyway?

  2. MelissaBarrett profile image60
    MelissaBarrettposted 7 years ago

    So if everywhere you post Brenda, I follow you quoting Matthew 7:3... am I doing God's work?  If so then:

    And why behold you the mote that is in your brother's eye, but consider not the beam that is in your own eye?

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      Brenda Durhamposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      I don't care how much ya follow me, just as long as ya stay thee behind me, sssister.

    2. Jerami profile image69
      Jeramiposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Everbody has got one of them poles in our eyes.

         Cause nobody sees more than half of it.

  3. Jerami profile image69
    Jeramiposted 7 years ago

    Then that fail to remember the past is forced to relive it.

  4. Jerami profile image69
    Jeramiposted 7 years ago

    Don't wanna do it ....    but goina have to lay down in a little bit.



         If anybody wants to keep it simple?     there is a good answer avaliable.

    1. Jerami profile image69
      Jeramiposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      Ok  Yawl   .....     




          Good night     and a great big GOD bless Ya .......     



          and if Ya don't want none of it ?????


          Don't catch it !

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    Emile Rposted 7 years ago

    You know why we argue jerami? Because some people are arrogant enough to not be able to see past the nose on their faces. They think they know it all. They  think they have the truth, but you are right. No one knows everything.

    1. Jerami profile image69
      Jeramiposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      I personally believe that everyone is about 50% correct in their beliefs.

         I Believe much of what everyone on these forums are saying to be true.

         I guess this is true concerning religion as well.

        I don't know if all/any "Religion" is inspired by God or not.
      I am sure that mankind has been running the show for a long long time ;   (where religion is concerned)

    2. Jerami profile image69
      Jeramiposted 7 years agoin reply to this

      I think that we all know that we don't know it all, and we are looking for more ...   We do learn a lot from each other in situations where we discuss different beliefs whether e realize this or not.

         i think this is why some of us argue?

 
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