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A Baptist Board fund raiser request

Discussion in 'General Baptist Discussions' started by Dale-c, Aug 25, 2007.

  1. Dale-c

    Dale-c Active Member

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    We all enjoy the fellowship and discussion here and of course it takes money to keep it going.
    I also find it difficult managing all of my private messages with an allowance of only 50. Sometimes I miss a message because my box is full.

    My idea is to charge $10 via PayPal to add a storage of 500 PMs ($20 for 1000 etc)
    So that the heavy users may contribute while keeping the basics free just as we know it.

    Anyone else have to delete PMs that you would rather keep?
     
  2. Scarlett O.

    Scarlett O. Well-Known Member
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    That's a great idea, Dale. Especially for those who have a lot of PM traffic.

    Sounds like you are on the PM "speedway". Me....I am on the PM horse and buggy. Ha! :laugh:
     
  3. SaggyWoman

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    For those that need it, it is a good idea. I don't get that much mail here.........
     
  4. StefanM

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    I am on the PM sandal and walking stick!
     
  5. Pastor Larry

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    Delete the messages. They are not that important.

    Or copy them to a word file.
     
  6. TaterTot

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    I dont get many PMs either and when I do, I usually delete them
     
  7. LeBuick

    LeBuick New Member

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    I would donate if it's needed to keep the board witnessing but I have only received a few PM's.
     
  8. SaggyWoman

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    Maybe you should make your personal email available?
     
  9. donnA

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    I almost never get a pm
     
  10. Pete

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    Most people know better than to PM me :D :D
     
  11. D28guy

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    I am on the PM "desert island"



    PM me folks, please! :praying:

    I'm lonely! SOOOOO very LONELY!!! :( :(


    Mike :D
     
  12. Dale-c

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    They aren't important to YOU but they may be important to the person they belong to. :)
     
  13. EdSutton

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    Probably because of a three buck 'drop', and $.50 per minute typing time!

    "Drive on!" [​IMG]

    Ya' wanna explain the inside joke to the rest of the BB for yourself, as well as Salty and me? :) :thumbsup:

    Ed
     
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  14. I Am Blessed 24

    I Am Blessed 24 Active Member

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    Transfer them to a folder elsewhere on your computer. That's what I do (if they're important enough to save).

    The BB doesn't need money. It now has some very large advertising sponsors.

    The PM's are set at 50 because no one should need more room than that - if the ones you want to keep are copied to another folder...
     
  15. Joe

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    I don't have paypal. Maybe you could offer an address to mail a cash donation?


    Joe
     
  16. tinytim

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    Hehe...

    You want me to PM you my Address?!!!
     
  17. Joe

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    I cracked up at this!

    Joe
     
  18. SaggyWoman

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    This being the case, I don't mind taking your ten dollars and taking care of your p.m.'s. I have a file labeled 13. :D
     
  19. Dale-c

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    I guess I shouldn't but I do.
    If there is no monetary concerns such as additional storage space, why not allow more PMs as some do?
    One that I go to has a 500 limit.

    I keep all of my email and I would like to keep all PMs if possible.
    And if my hard drive fails, I like it all to be online so that I don't lose anything.
     
  20. Salty

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    Do you accept AM's:laugh: , actually in the taxi I prefer FM:thumbsup:
     
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