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A Christian Gangster!
by John Michael Domino

Monday, November 01, 2010
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Corinthians 11:1 Says, "Follow my example, as I follow the example of Christ." Those who do this are "True Christians" and are a rare breed indeed!


One thing I have learned in this crazy game of called LIFE.

Some people like to use their power and cause others sadness and strife.

I have also learned that others are caring, loving and try not to sin.

These people are a very rare breed called "True Christians."

These folks are so special to be around because they really care.

If you need a hand or are down and out they will always be there.

So I see these gangs on the streets and I can’t help to wonder.

Why they can’t count on their friends as much as a Christian brother.

We read that many gang members fight each other over money and power.

This is not true friendship; it’s a relationship turned sour.

So if you wonder why I am a Christian when there are other things I could be.

Well, I been a thief, a liar, and I been a gang member, so that bad boy was me.

I been there and done that and I know who my true friends are today.

They are "True Christians" that show their kindness to others in every way.

So let me introduce you to the best gang of folks you will ever know.

They are a pleasure to be around and you can trust them wherever you go.

Thank you Tony!

Thank you Johnny!

Thank you Dawn!

Thank you Gary!

Thank you Lester!

That you Peter!

Thank you Ray!

Thank you Grace!

Thank you Charlie!

Thank you Edward!

Thank you Torry!

Thank you Sally!

Thank you Rockie!

Thank you Christina!

Thank you Ron!

Thank you Margaret!

Thank you A.J.!

Thank you Louis!

Thank you William!

Thank you George!

Thank you Elizabeth!

Thank you Buddy!

Thank you Mary!

 

 Thank you Paul!

Thank you Jesus!

I thank you all!!!

Amen!

Reference: 1 Corinthians 11:1
Follow
my example, as I follow the example of Christ.

 

 

 

 

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Reviewed by Lola Nation 11/11/2010
Very interesting...I have had many close friends who would be considered gangsters, I've never had a more loyal or caring friend who did not judge me, and while not perfect, they were spiritual. I think it's great to find these people in life, even if the life is not what we deem typical good Christians. Thank you for your inspiration.
Reviewed by Connie Faust 11/2/2010
A terrific write, John! Count me in as one of the gang. You gave a great perspective on the unity and love believers share. You know when you're in this 'hood--the Son shines brightly!
Connie
Reviewed by Chessly Nesci 11/2/2010
I try to be a true christian every day!! You always bring me up with your faith when I am feeling low...There are some amazing people here that have helped me in so many ways...Very happy I am here. Love and peace to you always!~Chessly
Reviewed by Paul Berube 11/2/2010
Well done, John. Thank you also and God bless.
Reviewed by TONY NERONE 11/2/2010
And thank You to, John Michael. One thing must be noted being in your presence even on the inter-net brings out the best of people.


GOD BLESS YOU
TONY
Reviewed by Liana Margiva 11/2/2010
EXCELLENT!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I LOVE IT!!!!!!!!! Liana Margiva
Reviewed by Dawn Anderson 11/1/2010
And thank you, John for your beautiful words of inspiration each day!
Reviewed by Regis Auffray 11/1/2010
A fine tribute well-shared via your verses, John. Love and blessings to you,

Regis



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