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Relationship issues

Started this discussion. Last reply by Shane Oct 27, 2015. 48 Replies

I have seen countless articles online of people asking this very same question: I am (insert age between 18 and 20) and am talking to a girl who is (insert age minus 3 years) old.  Can I date her? I…Continue

 

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Ben D replied to Beowulf87's discussion Best Resources? in the group Christian Men
"And if you'd like some suggestions on specific songs, I'd be willing to share"
Feb 1, 2016
Ben D replied to Beowulf87's discussion Best Resources? in the group Christian Men
"Well, personally, I would say that specifically devoted time for prayer can be immensely helpful, especially if you start as soon as you wake up.  Recently we've been doing a bible study on a man named Nabeel Qureshi, who was a Muslim…"
Feb 1, 2016
Ben D replied to John Muir's discussion Donald Trump Is A Greedy, Creepy, Ignorant Jerk in the group The Great Debate
"Evidence for claim made See page 54 for most recent exchange between John and Terry.  Not the citation by John of multiple incidences followed by his return assault. Citation 2: You have apparently no other manner to express your irritation…"
Jan 25, 2016
Ben D replied to John Muir's discussion Donald Trump Is A Greedy, Creepy, Ignorant Jerk in the group The Great Debate
"YES YES YES!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I AM SO GLAD SOMEONE FINALLY UNDERSTANDS ME!!!!!!!! No steve.  Just a bit more thoughtful discussion"
Jan 25, 2016
Ben D replied to John Muir's discussion Donald Trump Is A Greedy, Creepy, Ignorant Jerk in the group The Great Debate
"not a bibliography, but at least something that's not just a headline from a local news station."
Jan 25, 2016
Ben D replied to John Muir's discussion Donald Trump Is A Greedy, Creepy, Ignorant Jerk in the group The Great Debate
"You know what we need for this group?  A voted on moderator.  I love coming through and reading the comments and seeing all of the fallacies in argumentation that people make as they valiantly defend their unverifiable opinion.  I…"
Jan 25, 2016
Ben D added a discussion to the group Christian Men
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Right or wrong decision for the right or wrong reasons

This is just a struggle I've been dealing with when it comes to my decision making.  Particularly life-altering ones now that I am in college.  I am curious what other Christian men are doing to combat such trials of the heart.When making a decision, how do you determine what to do when there is no real answer of "right or wrong".  Some choices are merely there and either way is equally viable.When making that decision, what reasoning do you take into account?  If the Word is unclear or…See More
Jan 25, 2016
Ben D replied to Beowulf87's discussion My heart is utterly and completely broken in the group Christian Men
"Wow, I'm so sorry to hear this. I'm still only 18, so the relationships I've been in most likely pale in comparison to what you've been through. But I still know the hurt of losing someone you truly love, and I know that the…"
Jan 3, 2016
Ben D replied to John Muir's discussion When Is the time to talk about gun control? in the group The Great Debate
"That's nice to hear, if only more people though like that I'd be a lot less worried about going into law enforcement"
Dec 7, 2015
Ben D replied to John Muir's discussion When Is the time to talk about gun control? in the group The Great Debate
"But why give up if you know it's doable, that's on them.  I wouldn't.  I'd just got through whatever regs were put up until I could get one"
Dec 7, 2015
Ben D replied to John Muir's discussion When Is the time to talk about gun control? in the group The Great Debate
"Florida.  Second hand gun purchases are ridiculously untraced.  Plenty of people I know have bought weapons through gun shows and haven't had to go through the same process as first hand stores.  Don't know why.…"
Dec 7, 2015
Ben D replied to Chuck walizer's discussion Perception of the role of man today in the group Man Roles
"Protecting and caring for his family, bettering them, and encouraging their closer relationship with God.  It is about being the one to bear responsibility for all things in a relationship.  When you ask a woman to marry you, you take…"
Dec 5, 2015
Ben D replied to John Muir's discussion When Is the time to talk about gun control? in the group The Great Debate
"Okay, call me an ignorant 18 year old kid, insult me, argue, whatever, here's what I see.  I am not a gun owner, yet.  I am a huge proponent for the right to own guns, however, I do think it should be more regulated than it…"
Dec 5, 2015
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The Great Debate

"Iron sharpens iron." A place for men to impact each other by debate and exchange of ideas. This is a group where no ideas are off limits. If your motto is, "I never talk about politics or religion," this group is probably not for you. A "gym" for thinkers.See More
Dec 5, 2015
Ben D replied to Christian Richie's discussion Prayer for a Premie in the group Christian Men
"A friend of mine was born at 1lb.  He is the pastor's nephew, and he is now a healthy 24-25(not sure) year old man who is in great health and of great character.  His chances of survival were low, but the lord answers the prayers of…"
Dec 5, 2015
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"No more chemistry classes ever for life! so Happy I could cry!"
Dec 5, 2015

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At 1:53am on October 26, 2015, Dave K said…

Ben, no it's not David Kline!

Sorry buddy!

 
 
 

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