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From: Edward Andrews <>
Subject: Re: Aceticism?
Date: Fri, 06 Feb 1998 01:41:43 +0000


wrote:
>

> My point to this whole story is that while the basic principles of a church
> may be middle of the road or not even directly address an item such as dancing
> or drinking, somewhere along the line the individual ministers or sects or
> sections of a country or area have moved in either a liberal or conservative
> movement which has resulted in the profession of the church's belief in one
> thing or another as being derived from the bible or some other religious
> source.
>
> Like Edward I believe it is too bad that we are kept from those things which
> might be enjoyable on the pretext that there is a religious source. I am not
> advocating those things which will truely harm someone nor am I advocating
> those things which are spiritually harmful. I just think we too often have
> been influenced by people who although perhaps meaning well may have been
> reacting to their own weaknesses or misunderstandings.
Amen sister
Edward
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