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Poll: Eternity

Discussion in '2003 Archive' started by LadyEagle, Oct 21, 2003.

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  1. Often. Eternal Values help me to stay focused on right and wrong in my daily life.

    64.3%
  2. Often. And I pray for my loved ones who are lost.

    19.0%
  3. Often. I know the here and now is nothing but a vapor.

    14.3%
  4. Sometimes. But it's not a priority.

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  5. Seldom, unless I'm in church or at a funeral.

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  6. Seldom. That's something for old folks to think about.

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
  7. Seldom. I'm mainly interested in the here and now.

    2.4%
  8. Never. It's not important.

    0 vote(s)
    0.0%
Multiple votes are allowed.
  1. LadyEagle

    LadyEagle <b>Moderator</b> <img src =/israel.gif>

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    This poll is about Eternity.
     
  2. Baptist Believer

    Baptist Believer Well-Known Member
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    Hmmm... Had a hard time with some of the answers.

    Here's the way I want to answer it:

    Often. Eternal Values help me to stay focused on right and wrong in my daily life.

     Often. And I pray for my loved ones who are lost.

     Often. I'm also very interested in the here and now. (Answer not available in the poll.)
     
  3. Dr. Bob

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    I'm not all that old (55) but in poor health and great pain. Not sure what God is doing.

    But one thing for certain - I think about eternity ALL the time. Sure a different perspective from 30 years ago!
     
  4. I Am Blessed 24

    I Am Blessed 24 Active Member

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    Often. And I pray for my loved ones who are lost.

    However, I am not so focused on Heaven that I neglect my life on Earth.

    I am looking forward to the "sweet by and by", but I think Christians are allowed to have happiness in the "here and now" also...

    God came to give life and give it more abundantly.
     
  5. LadyEagle

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    Amen, preach it, Sister Sue! [​IMG]
     
  6. Kayla

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    Here's one you forgot. Often, I pray for my lost loved ones, and witness to them.
     
  7. Pete Richert

    Pete Richert New Member

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    I answered "sometimes . . .". I happen to think the often are the good answers and where I should be . . .but I was being honest.
     
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