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Posted by Lou Pilder on January 28, 2013, at 17:15:49

In reply to Lou's reply-muvmowntenz Meatwood_Flack, posted by Lou Pilder on January 28, 2013, at 0:52:51

> > You wrote:
> > "If you have read the post here by Meatwood_ Flack, you can see the statement that I am not to insinuate that any religion offers a way around death."
> >
> > I never stated that you are "not to," I made a request that you "please don't," but if feeling persecuted is your pleasure, knock yourself out. You overlook the most important line of my post: Whatever gets you through the night.
> >
> > "In the scriptures that he Jews use, Job writes, "If a man die, shall he live again?" And David said that he would dwell in the house of the Lord forever."
> >
> > Since we're interpreting scripture as literal, Job's life was ruined and members of his family were killed so Jehovah could win a bet with Lucifer. And how does David get to dwell in the house of the Lord forever, when he had a soldier sent to the front lines of a battle to be killed so that he could sleep with the man's wife? Or were those portions not meant to be taken literally?
> >
> > "And in the book called Genesis, it writes that when a man dies, his body returns to the dust in the ground and his spirit returns to God."
> >
> > Genesis also says "In the beginning, God created the heavens and the Earth, and the Earth was without form and void." If the Earth was without form and void, then there was no Earth. And our bodies, indeed, return to dust. But the existence of the body can be observed. The existence of a spirit is speculation and hope.
> >
> > "Now it has been revealed to me that there is another life in The World Tomorrow, a world of peace and joy."
> >
> > The teachings of the Koran were revealed to Mohammed. The teachings of the Book of Mormom were revealed to John Smith. The truths of Scientology were revealed to L. Ron Hubbard, a science fiction writer. The Ten Commandments were revealed to Moses. Why does God always seem to reveal himself to one person? Why doesn't he just cut out the middleman and reveal himself to everyone, say at halftime of the Super Bowl?
> >
> > "And he that overcomes shall inherit all things and I will be his God, and he shall be my son."
> >
> > Are women excluded from this relationship?
> > Also, the post you quoted me from and responded to here is from a different thread. Keeping it there would have been fine. Bringing it to this thread is a form of hijacking.
> > Have a wonderful evening and may peace and grace truly be yours.
>
> > M-Flack,
> You wrote,[...why does not god reveal Himself to everyone?...].
> What has been revealed to me is that the God that I give service and worship to, which is the same God that the Jews do also, is revealing Himself to all. This is done by many ways.
> One way is the creation itself, for it is written that the heavens declare the glory of God. And the firmament His handywork.
> But all of the revelation takes one thing. And that one thing is faith. And how does one have faith? Where does faith comne from? It has been revealed to me that faith comes by hearing the Word of God. The Rider on the white horse is the Word of God. Faith comes by hearing Him, either by direct revelation or by reading what He said or hearing someone reading what He said. And it is written that the just shall live by faith. Faith is what enables one to overcome the world. And he that overcomes will drink of the fountain of life freely.
> Friends, the words that the Rider spoke that I have recorded here are the words that faith comes by. That is why I post those words, so that faith could come to you. And when faith comes to you , your depression will vanish and you will be made free from addiction.
> My friends, I am prevented from posting here what could have faith come to you due to the prohibitions to me by Mr Hsiung. This faith that I am talking about is a faith that could bring power to you to overcome.
> Lou
>
> Friends,
You can see what M_Flack has posted. But do you really know what the verses that are quoted mean?
You can have the knowledge that could save your life and lead you out of the darkness of depression and addiction by reading here what as been revealed to me. You see, a question was why concerning the account of David and Bathsheba about the house of the Lord forever. And if why that, then why is there death? Could not God hve created man so that he could live forever and never die?
Lou
>

 

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