Shuck and Jive

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Saturday, September 13, 2008

Jesus Seminar (No Rapture!)

Jesus must have been playing a trick on me, his secretary. Neither Milton nor Hal were raptured this weekend at the Jesus Seminar on the Road in Elizabethton. Good thing too. Their presentations were well-received. We had over 75 folks participate.

Cool stuff. A more detailed report to come!

3 comments:

  1. John, the ladies I came with to the seminar and I talked all the way back to Roanoke (well, we are women after all). We had a fabulous time at the seminar. The speakers were so enlightening, and your congregation was very welcoming and got all A's in hospitality. What a weekend! Tomorrow I drive from Roanoke back to Memphis, and I'll have lots to reflect on.

    Really glad no one was raptured before he finished speaking.

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  2. Cyndi!

    Thanks for the comment and thanks for attending the JSOR! It was great to have you gals with us!

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  3. No Rapture. That's just depressing.

    So there I was, had my back pack with all my stuff in it, my travel coffee mug, paid up the bills, rolled a couple of joints for the trip.....

    Even paid the kid that mows the lawn two weeks in advance.

    But for reason or reasons unknown, I was still not Raptured. This is about the eighth or ninth time now I think. Clearly we're going to have to be better Christians because as usual, each and every one of us was Left Behind.

    There must be a lesson here somewhere. I'm just suffering too much from Rapture-lag to think about it.

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