Stories in category: Religion and Philosophy

Dont Mess With Spirits

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This is a friendly warning from someone with experience. If you have read my past posts, you are aware that starting in about sixth grade, I was visited by a Wittenburg family "generational ghost". Since then I have numerous experiences with the spirit world and the supernatural. My wife and I even starting "ghost hunting" in the 90's as a hobby. Please listen to me- DON'T!
We had numerous happenings and caught "spirits" on videos. Even...
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Post from: Rick
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Posted on Apr 11, 2017

Following Mabel

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As a kid I grew up watching conference with my family. There I was rolling my eyes, rolling around on the floor in my pajamas, napping with one eye opened and one eye shut and watching the clock. Three years ago my mother passed away from cancer just after the October conference. Mom was very sick as conference began, she kept saying to me "I just want to hear from our prophet before I die." When they announced that President Monson would be...
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Post from: Just Sydne
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Posted on Oct 02, 2016

Prophecy Alert

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Prophecy Alert!!!
As a result of Federal District Judge Carlton Reeves' (of the Southern District) ruling Friday, July 1, 2016 that basically said:
1-Christians have no special rights or First Amendment protection.
2-Christians must not exercise their "religion" outside of their respective church buildings.
3-Christian business owners or those working in the commercial sectors do not have the "right of conscience" based on their "faith"...
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Post from: Rick
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Posted on Jul 04, 2016

Rescue of a Rock and Roll...

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Chapter Seven Reborn in the Nick of Time

Reborn in the Nick of Time

The period embracing the autumn of 1992 and the first few weeks of winter '93 may well have been the most debauched of my entire existence.
As I recall, there'd be mornings I'd get up early, possibly about six, and then prepare myself for a day ahead with a bottle of wine, usually fortified. Then I'd keep my units topped up with spirits, vodka, gin or whatever, taking...
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Post from: Carl
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Posted on Sep 28, 2015

New England Primer

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In 1690 the New England Primer was published by Benjamin Harris, becoming the first reading primer in Colonial times.
The primer consisted of the alphabet with Bible phrases. It was very much embedded in religion, mixed with education. The first of the book contains a prayer that I, and probable every other child growing up has heard.
Now I lay me down to sleep, I pray thee, Lord, my soul to keep; If I should die before I wake, I pray...
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Post from: Barbara
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Posted on Aug 27, 2015
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