> I must disagree David about the only
> Christians you see on TV. Perhaps you're
> only watching the Christian channels, I
> don't know.
> I saw a wonderful American Christian on TV
> the other day, ABC news as a matter of fact,
> who, despite the attacks on the States is
> giving his life to live amongst the poor of
> Afghanistan and make their life better. He
> realised war was coming and it was his
> nationality against theirs, but he so loved
> the people he was with he had no thoughts
> about leaving.
> He didn't preach to the people about Jesus,
> it's illegal to do so in Afghanistan you
> know, punishable by death, so he just lived
> amongst them, teaching, helping, sharing
> their burdens. He dressed like them, ate
> like them, had a beard. And you know what,
> he was only in his early 20s.
> Everyone with their messages of doom and
> destruction for the country they thing has
> forsaken God, what in hell are you doing to
> be that kind of sample? Your preaching goes
> nowhere cause so far there hasn't been a
> sample to go with it. Rather than
> prophecying all your doom, get your butt up
> and get to that country and help those
> destitute people. After seeing that guy it
> made me ashamed of myself and what little I
> have done to help those people.
Good! Just evident! Joshua