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Good grief

Discussion in 'General Baptist Discussions' started by idonthavetimeforthis, Jan 6, 2011.

  1. idonthavetimeforthis

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    Sometimes something happens & we say "Good grief!" Sometimes I read some of the answers to some of these threads & I think, "Good grief!"

    But do we really mean that - should good & grief be coupled together as they are?

    (By the way, this is just something to lighten us up a little!)

    :laugh::smilewinkgrin::thumbs::1_grouphug:
     
  2. BobinKy

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    Grin and Bear It (endure all with good nature)

    ...Bob
     
  3. annsni

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    I love using phrases like that - kind of old fashioned!! But you're right - it's kind of an oxymoron, huh?
     
  4. BobinKy

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    All Talk and No Cider
    Much Ado About Nothing
    Great Cry and Little Wool

    ...Bob
     
  5. BobinKy

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    No Holds Barred

    (A match in which no holds were barred (disallowed) would permit any and all of the numerous varieties of wrestling locks. The phrase appeared as early as 1952 in the Economist).

    ...Bob
     
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    I need to ask Charlie Brown about this....:tonofbricks:
     
  7. Alive in Christ

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    Goodness Gracious, whats wrong with Good Grief. :thumbs:

    Shoot!
     
  8. Alive in Christ

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    And how bout...

    ...from a Christian??? :tongue3:
     
  9. Old Union Brother

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    I think I'll make like a tree and leave for the night.
     
  10. Robert Snow

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    Holy smoke! What a thread!
     
  11. Alive in Christ

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    Jeepers creepers, geee willikers, we've all lost out minds :eek:
     
  12. Alive in Christ

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    Dont anyone tell ME that christians cant have some FUN!!
     
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    You can't fix stupid
     
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    Ridin' the gravy train with biscuit wheels.
     
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    If I were around a weaker brother and such a statement bothered him I would refrain from using it, but rest assured that anyone who teaches that those words are sinful is promoting legalism and robing others of their liberty.
    The bible says
    Let no corrupt communication proceed out of your mouth, but that which is good to the use of edifying, that it may minister grace unto the hearers.
    There is nothing wrong with the words Good grief, but as I said in the case of a weaker brother who was offended I would refrain.
     
  16. stilllearning

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    Stop speaking in tongues; This is a Baptist site.
     
  17. idonthavetimeforthis

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    Not sure why you got off on the legalism thing... :confused:

    This was just a lighthearted thread as you can tell from the other responses. :thumbsup:
     
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    I like you...you are a thinker like me.

    That's like if you are what you eat, since you are a human...wouldn't that make you a cannibal?
     
  19. Old Union Brother

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    let's not confuse ourselves with the facts
     
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    If it was good enough for Charlie Brown and Linus then it's good enough for me!!!
     
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