This is partially correct, but not for all who left JW church. In videos from ex-JW i heard some of them complaining how they were not been able to celebrate Christmas or birthdays. I don’t go into the theological justification of their demands, but I don’t think it’s something that should be crucial to leaving or staying in the organization.
There are so many other “details, bigger and smaller that should decide someone’s departure. Many things have been discussed at this Forum and, you wi
When people no longer want to live as Jehovah's Witnesses, for whatever reason, and an opportunity presents itself where they feel justified in leaving, then they will eagerly grab that opportunity. Very often this has nothing to do with any actual "truth" or "facts" but everything to do with that person's attitude and desire to do what they want. With the internet, these opportunities present themselves much more frequently and readily than in the past. There have always been opposers, but now
Do you really think that? I think you are completely wrong and are confusing this forum with a congregation. Nobody wants anybody to get thrown out of here. There would be no discussions otherwise. Plus, I'm sure you are an inspiration for some of his fictional characters in his books 😄
Arauna, it seems you might be a little confused about who posted the video. It was me, not @4Jah2me. As I recall, it is difficult for him to hear any videos posted here, at least at one point. Perhaps that has changed by now.
You must play golf, since I've heard this example from you before.
As the Watchtower shows, young adults - children - have been forced to leave their homes when disfellowshipped. The lawyer was lying.
Should we be comparing the rul
I think that is why there is so much injustice in many places. The court system is broken. I marvel at some of the decisions taken these days.
I think we can refer to it in a modern word of our choice, which serves the purpose, as it embodies what the BIBLE tells us to do with rebellious people. We cannot use an old Greek word...... If you belong to a club you have to follow the rules of the club or you are shunned/disfellowshipped/ told not to come back. Just try it ...and behave badl