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2020 Governing Body Update #9


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WOW!  Right from the intro Br. Lett did not "pull any punches" ... and he kept that sentiment till the end  :yes:  

 

Updates numbers ... more than 7500 JW have died from C-19  :cry:   :wall:

 

 


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2 minutes ago, Qapla said:

WOW!  Right from the intro Br. Lett did not "pull any punches" ... and he kept that sentiment till the end  :yes:  

 

Updates numbers ... more than 7500 JW have died from C-19  :cry:   :wall:

 

 

Just a reminder that, not all died because they broke the rules.

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5 minutes ago, Dustparticle said:

Just a reminder that, not all died because they broke the rules.

 

I never said/indicated/implied that they did ... only  that the pandemic is real and we are not immune to the effects of it.

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Also like Br. Lett said that even tho we may do everything  right to avoid getting the virus, it could still happen. But if we follow the directions given by Governing Body, “not let our guard down” & listen to the authorities and that still happens, at least we tried to avoid it. 
 

This Jehovah knows as well.

 

My heart dropped when I learned how many friends we have lost now. 😭 They are in the safest place, in Jehovah’s memory.💐 ♥️

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In Victoria 57 days with community free Cov-19, we have received updated directions for our ministry.

We are able to visit Bible studies and RV's if both parties are not in a high risk category. (All other areas of ministry still suspended including carts) 

Our branch is monitoring events daily, and adjustment can be made on the spot, but for now we go with new directions.

 

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What I personally don’t understand is why disregarding these clear reminders isn’t being taken more seriously in the congregation. In this part of the world, it’s the summer holiday period, and not only are many, many witnesses (including many with privileges) travelling to visit family; but they are happily posting about it on social media as well. This in spite of both govt direction (although we’re no longer in a lockdown, due to the second wave the govt has asked us to restrict unnecessary travel), the Dec Cong announcement, and now this reminder. Why isn’t this seen as a violation of specific guidelines, especially with regard to blood guilt, by spreading the virus?

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What I personally don’t understand is why disregarding these clear reminders isn’t being taken more seriously in the congregation. In this part of the world, it’s the summer holiday period, and not only are many, many witnesses (including many with privileges) travelling to visit family; but they are happily posting about it on social media as well. This in spite of both govt direction (although we’re no longer in a lockdown, due to the second wave the govt has asked us to restrict unnecessary travel), the Dec Cong announcement, and now this reminder. Why isn’t this seen as a violation of specific guidelines, especially with regard to blood guilt, by spreading the virus?

It can definitely be. Jesus Christ has been set as judge of such things. And appointed brothers can be removed, and have been.
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