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Subject:  Re: What annoys the Left more? Date:  10/13/2012  9:20 AM
Author:  decath Number:  648577 of 807672

Interesting statement. You're aware that your conscience isn't entirely clear, but you've decided that plank in your eye can be totally ignored while you attack what you perceive as someone else's. I'm pretty sure the bible speaks against that. But hey, it's your bible. You can ignore it if you want. That's your sin to worry about and I'm not in charge of your soul. I wish you felt the same about others'.

Nobody is excused not one. Thanks be to God we have his son to forgive all of us. All one needs to do is humble him/herself before god, ask forgiveness and accept Christ as their Lord and Savior. Then all manner of misdeeds, past and present, are forgiving.

God (if you believe in such a being, which you seem to) aborts millions of babies. If God does it, it must (by definition) be moral. So, yes, my conscience is also clear on that score.

You may have to elaborate on that one. But even if he did, God is God. He can do what he wants to and we do not have the perspective or the intelligence he does. Does the bowl have the right to question whether or not the potter makes it for nobel or mundane purposes? We are infinately smaller than God. It is a fool's game to question his purposes.

We all do it. Christian and nonChristian. Why did this happen to me? I don't deserve this? THe poor starving child in Africa did not deserve this? But who are we to question God? It's a fool's game. We are all fools.

I'm more worried about the millions of kids who are starving because any type of social program is viewed as omgsocialismgasp! How clear is your conscience on that one?

So preempt them by murdering them in the womb? I can tell you what I have done? DW and I adopted an unwanted bi-racial baby. DW volunteers for Crisis Pregnancy Center. We support missionaries all over the world that not only spread the gospel but get their hands dirty building projects. I've gone on a few missions myself.

As to supporting faceless gov't programs run by robotic employees waiting for their pension to kick in? I've seen those types. In fact, worked at a housing authority for 2 years early in my career. No thanks. They foster the 'entitlement' mentality and perpetuate the problem. Private charities work far better. I've been there, done it. It works.