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 Forum: Questions & Answers   Topic: What is Assurance?

 Post subject: Re: What is Assurance?
Posted: Wed Jan 15, 2020 6:27 am +0000 

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... by the truth and blessing of Divine Assurance. The first is blindness and the second is the result of faith and truth response. The first delivers suffering and the second brings forth the fruits of the Spirit. 100:4.1 (1097.5) Religious living is devoted living, and devoted living is creative ...

 Forum: Questions & Answers   Topic: What is Assurance?

 Post subject: Re: What is Assurance?
Posted: Fri Jan 10, 2020 10:52 am +0000 

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... and physical calamity. 4. Exhibits inexplicable poise and sustaining tranquillity notwithstanding baffling diseases and even acute physical suffering. 5. Maintains a mysterious poise and composure of personality in the face of maltreatment and the rankest injustice. 6. Maintains a divine ...

 Forum: Questions & Answers   Topic: What is Assurance?

 Post subject: Re: What is Assurance?
Posted: Tue Jan 07, 2020 2:32 pm +0000 

Replies: 153
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... may choose false liberty or true liberty and thereby come the results which accompany each of those choices....either blessing or consequences and suffering. The choice is ours. You are posting quotations here again for which there are no sources except your own imagination!! Who said and where ...

 Forum: General Urantia Book Discussion   Topic: Restore Adamic Life Plasm?

Posted: Mon Dec 30, 2019 10:21 am +0000 

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... negative traits and genes which cause disease, disorders, bio/cellular decay by oxidation, etc., and other recessive traits which cause physical suffering and premature death. Life expectancy is going to reach 200-300 years we are told. It's up to science to make that happen...the UB is clear ...

 Forum: Questions & Answers   Topic: Evolution

 Post subject: Re: Evolution
Posted: Sun Dec 29, 2019 7:44 am +0000 

Replies: 171
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... seek" but some (or many?) do I think remain materially minded and/or become distracted by and engaged in materialism and self indulgence and suffering and choose "not to seek" or pursue the Spirit nature and connection. We make choices in favor of the material life or self importance ...

 Forum: Questions & Answers   Topic: What is Assurance?

 Post subject: Re: What is Assurance?
Posted: Fri Dec 27, 2019 10:40 am +0000 

Replies: 153
Views: 16964


... shine brightly from all those who know such assurance and trust. For, we are told, they develop a serene confidence in the midst of all temporal suffering and turmoil and strife and stand out as examples to all others who suffer doubts and anxiety. In this way have my children and grandchildren ...

 Forum: General Urantia Book Discussion   Topic: Stoicism

 Post subject: Stoicism
Posted: Fri Dec 20, 2019 12:32 pm +0000 

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... therewith to be content.” The english word "stoic" has some unflattering associations such as being unfeeling or disinterested or long-suffering. But there are a number of modern texts on stoicism that shed these associations and demonstrate the usefulness of the concepts put forth ...

 Forum: Questions & Answers   Topic: Evolution

 Post subject: Re: Evolution
Posted: Thu Dec 19, 2019 3:40 pm +0000 

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... (51.13) 9. Is pleasure—the satisfaction of happiness—desirable? Then must man live in a world where the alternative of pain and the likelihood of suffering are ever-present experiential possibilities. 3:5.15 (52.1) Throughout the universe, every unit is regarded as a part of the whole. Survival ...

 Forum: General Urantia Book Discussion   Topic: Experiential Wisdom

 Post subject: Re: Experiential Wisdom
Posted: Wed Dec 18, 2019 3:48 pm +0000 

Replies: 183
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... calamity. 101:3.8 (1108.7) 4. Exhibits inexplicable poise and sustaining tranquillity notwithstanding baffling diseases and even acute physical suffering. 101:3.9 (1108.8) 5. Maintains a mysterious poise and composure of personality in the face of maltreatment and the rankest injustice. 101:3.10 ...

 Forum: General Urantia Book Discussion   Topic: Adam & Laotta

 Post subject: Re: Adam & Laotta
Posted: Wed Dec 18, 2019 9:12 am +0000 

Replies: 37
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... the delivery risk is clearly articulated in the quote but then ignored by the question while inventing presumed risks and impositions of risk and suffering by Adam onto others. It is insulting really in its unreasoned insinuations.. Illogical. By the way....your several points are very astute ...

 Forum: General Urantia Book Discussion   Topic: Adam & Laotta

 Post subject: Re: Adam & Laotta
Posted: Wed Dec 18, 2019 6:58 am +0000 

Replies: 37
Views: 1257


... by his selection of them as well? What's the difference? Please post that question for consideration by such "thoughtful" ones. What suffering for our world and humanity these past thousand+ generations if NOT for this direct infusion? Or for the Apostles? You say humanity deserves ...

 Forum: Prayer Requests and Offerings   Topic: Please Pray for our son

 Post subject: Re: Please Pray for our son
Posted: Sat Dec 14, 2019 7:50 am +0000 

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... led to rehab. I ask for some kind of intervention to help him stop. Please, Father, minister to this family in crisis and send help to ease their suffering. What is your son's name?

 Forum: Questions & Answers   Topic: What is Assurance?

 Post subject: Re: What is Assurance?
Posted: Wed Dec 11, 2019 11:52 am +0000 

Replies: 153
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... assurance are we blessed with contentment and happiness and confidence in the face of all uncertainties, confusions, trials, tribulations, and suffering. This is God's promise to the pilgrims and tadpoles of time!! 5. Lesson Regarding Contentment 149:5.1 (1674.3) When Jesus was visiting the ...

 Forum: General Urantia Book Discussion   Topic: Experiential Wisdom

 Post subject: Re: Experiential Wisdom
Posted: Mon Dec 09, 2019 11:22 am +0000 

Replies: 183
Views: 7589


... and spiritization and the very transfer of our identity. Those who do not gain wisdom and grow thereby merely languish in materialism and temporal suffering and do not attach their branch to the vine to bear the fruits of the Spirit. More wisdom and less error ALWAYS results in the fruits of the ...

 Forum: General Urantia Book Discussion   Topic: Free Will

 Post subject: Re: Free Will
Posted: Mon Dec 09, 2019 10:55 am +0000 

Replies: 12
Views: 864


... One set of results are reality effects or fruits of the Spirit and the other set result in disappointment and dissatisfaction and various forms of suffering. We are given mind and personality to discern and choose and thereby to acquire wisdom to help us distinguish between the spirit based reality ...
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