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by Curt Sunshine
18 Jan 2019, 18:36
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mental Exercise
Replies: 16
Views: 388

Re: Mental Exercise

Yep. I agree.
by Curt Sunshine
18 Jan 2019, 11:35
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mental Exercise
Replies: 16
Views: 388

Re: Mental Exercise

I think one of the central issues is how different people define doubt. I am NOT trying to excuse or support the common usage at church, but it is important to understand, at least, what people mean when they talk of doubt. We tend to equate doubt with questioning or not believing fully - of keeping...
by Curt Sunshine
16 Jan 2019, 20:18
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rome Temple
Replies: 21
Views: 492

Re: Rome Temple

I love how they constructed it.

Other than that, what OON said. It is on my bucket list.
by Curt Sunshine
13 Jan 2019, 17:20
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What should be ADDED to the WoW?
Replies: 18
Views: 419

Re: What should be ADDED to the WoW?

As a commandment? Nothing.
by Curt Sunshine
13 Jan 2019, 09:15
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Word of Wisdom: The next change
Replies: 30
Views: 745

Re: Word of Wisdom: The next change

Actually, legalization does relax the WofW, since the standard has been a generic "illegal drugs".

I don't think the top church leaders want to have to provide a detailed list of which drugs can and cannot be used. That would be nightmare.
by Curt Sunshine
11 Jan 2019, 15:47
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: I need help with a lesson, please?
Replies: 7
Views: 238

Re: I need help with a lesson, please?

1) The counsel applies ONLY to questions about the full name of the church. Using it all the time is silly. If asked, I use it once - and If I get a blank look, I use "LDS" - and if I get a blank look, I use Mormon. 2) Emphasize we need to be willing to claim our status as Christians. Using the name...
by Curt Sunshine
06 Jan 2019, 22:32
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Help me understand the importance of gender neutral language
Replies: 31
Views: 1037

Re: Help me understand the importance of gender neutral language

We can dismiss extremes without dismissing entire concepts. All concepts get sketchy at the extremes.

The post was about helping someone understand gender neutral language. Let's keep it focused on that request.
by Curt Sunshine
06 Jan 2019, 15:36
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Two hour church experiences
Replies: 25
Views: 771

Re: Two hour church experiences

It was good. Shorter Sac Mtg, including confirming two new adult converts who are good, sincere people who have overcome a lot in their lives. Good Sunday School lesson by an older woman, followed by a chance to clear up questions about how the home study lessons and the Sunday School lessons will i...