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"My sheep know me" John 10:14

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I am not always entirely sure where @Allen Smith is coming from, but it may help him to know that I like Mark Twain and I take many of his sayings to heart, such as:

"Against the assault of laughter, nothing can stand."

In my opinion, and I think that of the Scriptures and organization (which would not have us patiently reasoning with flat-out apostates) there are some who can benefit from being reasoned with. And some who cannot. When you address the latter, you are not actually addressing them, but whatever audience lies beyond.

Admittedly, no human can make a final judgement as to who fits in which category - I have reassessed in the past, and even re-reassessed - but with some you can come pretty close.

It's a little dicey being here in the first place, for Allen no less than I.


 

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