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Historic Gathering Takes Place in Wainscott for Spanish-Speaking Jehovah's Witnesses

There are 16 comments on the Patch.com story from Nov 19, 2012, titled Historic Gathering Takes Place in Wainscott for Spanish-Speaking Jehovah's Witnesses. In it, Patch.com reports that:

When 1,000 Spanish-speaking Jehovah's Witnesses gathered for a convention in Wainscott this weekend, it was the first time such an assembly had taken place in Suffolk County.

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“Bustin' Myths”

Since: Dec 09

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#1 Nov 19, 2012
"The program — under the theme of "Safeguard Your Mind" — includes music, prayer, ministry school and various symposiums, and lasted about eight hours on both days."

Safeguard your mind! LOL I believe an undercover "apostate" wrote this article.
TPMP

Brooklyn, NY

#2 Nov 19, 2012
Who would have ever thought that in Wasp Wainscott there would one day be an assembly for the Spanish speaking friends?.

The growth is amazing. This country's demographics are changing, indeed.

This was once a small little town out on the East end, that was primarily a summer playground for the wealthy.

“Bustin' Myths”

Since: Dec 09

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#3 Nov 19, 2012
Mythbusters wrote:
"The program — under the theme of "Safeguard Your Mind" — includes music, prayer, ministry school and various symposiums, and lasted about eight hours on both days."
Safeguard your mind! LOL I believe an undercover "apostate" wrote this article.
Meh, this is talking about the circuit assembly, not the dc. Oh well, jws should safeguard their mind from being controlled by the publishing/real estate company masquerading as a religion.

Funny how their were no numbers in the article to prove the giant increase in members, which ain't happening.
TPMP

New York, NY

#5 Nov 21, 2012
Mythbusters wrote:
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Meh, this is talking about the circuit assembly, not the dc. Oh well, jws should safeguard their mind from being controlled by the publishing/real estate company masquerading as a religion.
Funny how their were no numbers in the article to prove the giant increase in members, which ain't happening.
Safeguard their mind from what?.

The congregants looked quite pleased to be there.

A model audience of people engaged in orderly conduct just like any other JW gathering.
UNchained

Kingsport, TN

#6 Nov 22, 2012
TPMP wrote:
<quoted text>Safeguard their mind from what?.
The congregants looked quite pleased to be there.
A model audience of people engaged in orderly conduct just like any other JW gathering.
Complete with attendants walking around and holding up signs that say "Keep Moving" and "No Loitering" during the boasting sessions.
TPMP

Brooklyn, NY

#7 Nov 22, 2012
UNchained wrote:
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Complete with attendants walking around and holding up signs that say "Keep Moving" and "No Loitering" during the boasting sessions.
I wish they did it more at the last convention i attended.

They simply want to encourage the friends to enjoy the program. Many of the younger ones gather and talk. I did it my age, as well.

It is also a potential fir hazard for people to be bunched up together in clusters.

Just plain order.

“New one man.”

Since: Jan 11

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#8 Nov 22, 2012
NEWS FLASH!!!!!
Fir trees grow at JW circuit assembly
pauncho

United States

#9 Nov 22, 2012
TPMP wrote:
<quoted text> I wish they did it more at the last convention i attended.
They simply want to encourage the friends to enjoy the program. Many of the younger ones gather and talk. I did it my age, as well.
It is also a potential fir hazard for people to be bunched up together in clusters.
Just plain order.
No comprenda!!

BIBLE TRUE JEHOVA

Since: Sep 10

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#10 Nov 22, 2012
TPMP wrote:
<quoted text>Safeguard their mind from what?.
The congregants looked quite pleased to be there.
A model audience of people engaged in orderly conduct just like any other JW gathering.
you slept in the chair,and didn't see whole crowds of young pretty sisters,brothers and immoral adults walking outside around circuit assembly hall,
next time,just drink energy drink,sleep all night,and this allow you to see real life of Circuit assemblies attendants
TPMP

Bronx, NY

#11 Nov 22, 2012
BIBLE TRUE JEHOVA wrote:
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you slept in the chair,and didn't see whole crowds of young pretty sisters,brothers and immoral adults walking outside around circuit assembly hall,
next time,just drink energy drink,sleep all night,and this allow you to see real life of Circuit assemblies attendants
And MM predictably swings by and puts her usual check next to this nonsense.

“Bustin' Myths”

Since: Dec 09

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#12 Nov 22, 2012
TPMP wrote:
<quoted text> And MM predictably swings by and puts her usual check next to this nonsense.
Wrong. Bible true jehovah is dr shrink. I thought you were smarter than this. It's very obvious who it is.
TPMP

Brooklyn, NY

#13 Nov 23, 2012
Mythbusters wrote:
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Wrong. Bible true jehovah is dr shrink. I thought you were smarter than this. It's very obvious who it is.
I knew who posted it. His style is quite distinctive.

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I was speaking of the judging icons. It is largely MM or AMOM.

The icons are silly anyway. Stupid stuff.

“New one man.”

Since: Jan 11

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#14 Nov 24, 2012
TPMP wrote:
<quoted text>I knew who posted it. His style is quite distinctive.

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I was speaking of the judging icons. It is largely MM or AMOM.

The icons are silly anyway. Stupid stuff.
Stupid stuff that cannot be done on an iPhone.

“I'll give you a hint, junior..”

Since: Jul 12

Philadelphia, PA

#15 Nov 24, 2012
boy they are really stretching the word "historic", lol.

“Bustin' Myths”

Since: Dec 09

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#16 Nov 24, 2012
Bookman_ wrote:
boy they are really stretching the word "historic", lol.
Well, with a generation ranging across 150 years or so....
Remnant143999

Albuquerque, NM

#17 Nov 29, 2012
TPMP wrote:
Who would have ever thought that in Wasp Wainscott there would one day be an assembly for the Spanish speaking friends?.
The growth is amazing. This country's demographics are changing, indeed.
This was once a small little town out on the East end, that was primarily a summer playground for the wealthy.
When's the next assembly in Mexico?

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