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Dismal_Bliss

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About Dismal_Bliss

  • Rank
    Head Programmer
  • Birthday 11/10/1975

Personal Details

  • Gender
    Brother
  • First Name
    Bob
  • Relationship Status
    Happily married to my lovely wife Crystal
  • Displayed Location
    Northeast Ohio
  • Publisher
    Yes
  • Baptized
    07/20/2002

Contact Methods

  • Website URL
    http://www.robertangle.com/+

How I Found the Truth

  • How I found the Truth
    I grew up in a divided household. My parents fought like cats and dogs, and as a result, I didn't want to hear about religion. But at 13 years old I wanted to fix my family, and so I prayed to whoever might be up there listening and purchased my first bible, a New Revised Standard Version, and began reading. In time, I became passionate over Koine Greek and translation issues, and the more I read the Bible and the deeper I dug into spiritual things, the clearer it became to me that Jehovah's Witnesses were in complete harmony with the word of God.

My Hobbies & Interests

  • My Interests
    Family - doing things together with my wife and children is wonderful - a family that plays together (and prays together), stays together. I'm a Bible teacher and much of my interests center around following in the footsteps of Jesus Christ (1 Peter 2:21). I'm also an internet junkie - probably not a good thing.
  • My favorite books
    God's Word, the Holy Bible (I've collected over 40 translations of this book in Hebrew, Greek, English, and Spanish).
    Truth in Translation: Accuracy and Bias in English Translations of the New Testament by Jason David BeDuhn
    The Role of Theology and Bias in Bible Translation by Rolf Furuli
  • My favorite music
    Such a broad range that it is too much to list. Mike Patton (Faith No More, Mr. Bungle, Tomahawk, Fantomas, Peeping Tom, Mondo Cane, and more), The Cure, Andrea Bocelli, and classical music too. Popular music is okay, until it has been played to death. Probably shouldn't mention some of these. Sadly, you have to listen to an album and weed out the bad songs on just about anything these days.
  • My favorite quotes
    And you will know the truth, and the truth will set you free - Jesus at John 8:32

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  1. We can't help everyone, but everyone can help someone.

    1. Tortuga

      Tortuga

      Can I borrow $5?

       

      ($5 x 'everyone'=💲💲💲)

       

      :lol1:

    2. rocket

      rocket

      Green haired turtles excluded. :raspberry:

    3. bagwell1987

      bagwell1987

      In my congregation we have a sort of 'network'. Someone helps at least 1 other person. Kind of an unspoken support group. Mine is Brother Chuck who is on disability and in need of food, for me is sister Patty who lets me ride to Sunday meeting with her and mid-week meeting is Sister Ann who I get to ride with. (I love riding with these sisters, adds much to my life, being a sister with an unbelieving husband).

      I've always said that we need each other, a big family.

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