Be sure to work hard and get lots of overtime. People on welfare want more steaks and free upgrades to smart phones with unlimited data packages.
When crap is stinking up the joint - it needs to be flushed. And this guy is just six feet of stacked crap.
There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old's life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is a childish fantasy that often engenders a lifelong obsession with its unbelievable heroes, leading to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood, unable to deal with the real world. The other, of course, involves orcs.... John Rogers
You too? This stuff isn't supposed to be rocket science. Moses. Paul of Tarsus, the Apostles - these people were just the vehicle of putting words to parchment. These were the words of god. You two really need to have a long talk with your pastors. Your copy isn't broken - you and your buddy are.
Moses then wrote down everything the LORD had said.
Then the LORD said to Moses, "Write down these words, for in accordance with these words I have made a covenant with you and with Israel."
"Thus says the Lord" occurs 400 times in the Old Testament.
"God said" occurs 42 times in the Old Testament
"God Spoke" occurs 9 times in the Old Testament
But the Advocate, the Holy Spirit, whom the Father will send in my name, will teach you all things and will remind you of everything I have said to you.
1 Corinthians 11:23
For I received from the Lord what I also passed on to you:
"God said" occurs 4 times in the New Testament.
"God spoke" occurs 3 times in the New Testament.
"The Spirit of the Lord spoke" through people in 2 Sam. 23:2; 1 Kings 22:24; 2 Chron. 20:14.
Moderator's Warning: Last warning. Stick to the topic or be removed. If you want to debate the Bible, there's a place other than this thread for that.
Welfare (Food Stamps, WIC, etc...) are not entitlements. They are taxpayer funded handouts and shouldn't be called entitlements at all. Social Security and Veteran's benefits are 'Entitlements' because the people receiving them are entitled to them. They were earned and paid for by the recipients.