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For me, I had an unsolicited experience in my early twenties which turned me around - by God's grace.

I'm interested in people and I appreciate dialogue and fellowship but I'm not much on debate.

I know where I am at and where I'm going and if I get some help and encouragement along the way I'm thankful for it.

In religious terms I'm ultra-conservative.

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