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"As a person who once heard the truth, you have gone astray."


----- Original Message -----
From: Name and Address Withheld
To: (Paul Stringini)
Sent: Wednesday, January 06, 2010 8:38 AM
Subject: A letter to you

Paul, I am going to offer up a prayer for you to our Heavenly Father. I am also going to tell you that I have a demon, and I know it. This I also know, that in the appointed time, I will be delivered to accomplish GOD'S plan. As a person who once heard the truth, you have gone astray, as I have....I have suffered greatly for my sin of doing drugs, and am under a current period of correction. I will fight the good fight of faith. Don't be highminded to take it upon yourself to feel that you are a prophet, for Jesus said, "I have foretold you all things."
As a fellow seeker of the WORD, I have erred in my understanding in the past. Though I be tormented night and day, I know that GOD will see HIS people through until the end. Please don't let satan deceive you. In reality, who can know who is going to make it but GOD alone. You were drawn to the truth, and heard it. You are an elect. Please quit stirring up contraversies among the brethren who know the truth. Can you feel the end coming? Can you feel that great day aproaching? Don't take minor things and blow them all out of proportion. Let the HOLY SPIRIT lead you. Humble yourself before the LIVING GOD. Do the best you can at whatever GOD has appointed you to do, and know that CHRIST is able to forgive. Repent therefore, and return to HIS people. I don't want to see someone who is precious to GOD mess up and worship the wrong one. Search the depths of your heart. Don't give an ear to false testimonies and strivings within yourself. Redeem yourself as a living sacrifice unto GOD MOST HIGH. Fight as much as lies within you against the oppressor. Like the Bible says, there is a time and place for everything. Come out of confusion and do the work of GOD. Be prepared to suffer affliction. I can feel the despair in everyone. Try to pull as many out of the fire as you can. Your brother in JESUS CHRIST.

My First Response:edits in maroon and in ( ), as in: (this is an example of an edit)

----- Original Message -----
From: Paul Stringini
To: xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Sent: Thursday, January 07, 2010 1:09 PM
Subject: Re: A letter to you
xxxx,  You say you have a devil.  Then why should I take your advice?  If you do not know how to rule your own house, then you are in no position to tell me what is right.  You tell me you have a devil, and I know it is true, because you have given me the devil's advice. 

I have never stirred up controversies among brethren who know the truth.  The only controversies I have stirred up are against them that know not the truth and are the enemies of truth.  And there ought to be a controversy, God has called me to earnestly contend for the faith and I have only scratched the surface of what I intend to do in following that.  

It is not me who blows minor things out of proportion.  What it is, is that wicked men take what could be minor false opinions and make them the cornerstones of their doctrine.  What I do is blow away and burn things that ought not be.  The fork and the wind and the fire are in my hand.
And what are you afraid of?  If I am not of the truth then the only ones that will hear me are those who are also not of the truth.  As you said, God alone knows who will make it.  But he does know, there is no question of that, he knows beforehand.  I do what I do because I am compelled to do it, only Satan would seek to dissuade me.  So by that token, I know you speak the truth.
Do you know how it is revealed who worships the "wrong one?"  When the devil offers you the drugs you love, and you take them, you are worshipping the devil already.  No need to wait for that great and notable day.  When you are delivered up, what will it take for you to turn from the path of righteousness?  A little dope?  A little tail? A little food? If you have run with the footmen and are weary, how will you run with horsemen? In other words, if you cannot resist temptation in the time of peace, do not deceive yourself saying, "when the time is come I will rise and be mighty for the lord."
And sin is not chastisement, it is what separates you from the Lord.  As you enjoy your pleasures in this life, maybe you ought consider that you really know nothing of me, nor of the sacrifices I have made for righteousness sake.  So long as you live in the pleasures of sin you know nothing to speak to others of offering a living sacrifice.
You are like the women who sew pillows over the hands of the almighty.  You say, "But no!" but I say inasmuch as you seek to silence his prophets you have sought to silence him because the prophets of God are the voice of God in the world, so hear his word.

 Emailer's First Reply:

----- Original Message -----
From: xxxxxxxxxxxxxx
To: Paul Stringini
Sent: Saturday, January 09, 2010 4:23 AM
Subject: Re: A letter to you

Sorry Paul if I offended you. You don't need to come down on me so hard. I am in the process of being delivered of my affliction. I won't bother you any more. I just hope when the time comes you will join with Christian brothers and sisters who will stand against the antichrist.
By the way, I no longer do drugs and I wasn't doing them when I wrote you that email. I repented of my sin and have moved on. I have to say that God gave us all free will and to say that he would create His children and put them through the test of the flesh while knowing their fate doesn't make much sense to me. What then would be the point? It would undermine the whole purpose of life in these bodies. If this were the case God would have just destroyed all of His children who fell to begin with. I see that you are of a different opinion than me, and as a Christian brother I can envision the day when are trivial differences won't matter and we can both witness against the antichrist. See you later.

My Second Response: edits in maroon and in ( ), as in: (this is an example of an edit)

----- Original Message -----
From: Paul Stringini
To: xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Sent: Sunday, January 10, 2010 8:07 PM
Subject: Re: A letter to you
Luke, It is not that I am offended, or bothered, it is just that I know your perspective, I hear it all the time, and I reject it. No, let's not all just get along (but I'll talk to you). It isn't you, its your doctrine, I hate your doctrine, I hate it.    I do not think that minor differences separate you and I. I know you are sincere, but so are 99 percent of people.  The difference between the gospel I believe in, and the gospel you believe in, cannot be bridged by well meaning words of brotherly affection.  The way I understand Christ and the way you understand him is so different that we have two completely different gods going by the same name.
Listen to what you said:  "to say that he would create His children and put them through the test of the flesh while knowing their fate doesn't make much sense to me. What then would be the point? "
That is because you follow the wisdom of MAN.
18 Therefore hath he mercy on whom he will have mercy, and whom he will he hardeneth.
19 Thou wilt say then unto me, Why doth he yet find fault? For who hath resisted his will?
I underlined that because that is exactly what you are saying.  That it "doesn't make sense"  Why does gof find fault with people whom he is predestinating to be faulty? You are a follower of the wisdom of MAN. It doesn't make sense to you, for one, because you probably don't have the holy ghost.
20 Nay but, O man, who art thou that repliest against God? Shall the thing formed say to him that formed it, Why hast thou made me thus?
21 Hath not the potter power over the clay, of the same lump to make one vessel unto honour, and another unto dishonour?
You deny that God uses this power that the scriptures plainly declare he uses. The God you are talking about is FUNDEMENTALLY different from mine.  How can you say we have the same God when my doctrine does not even make sense to you?  You don't understand my God.  The way you talk about God and what you think to be the truth is alien to me.
And I was not meaning to harp on your drug use, but my point was that "Knowing Satan comes first,"  DOES NOT commend you to God, and will not save anyone.  That is not the knowledge that saves.  What will destroy men in the end-times is that which destroys them at all times, SIN.
"It would undermine the whole purpose of life in these bodies."
Your idea of what that purpose is, is warped, by false doctrine. "These Bodies"?  This is the only body you have ever known. 
"If this were the case God would have just destroyed all of His children who fell to begin with."
No, that is your wisdom and Murray's folly. This is nonsense, you are referring to Dr. Murrays imaginary "pre-existence" doctrine.  I have carefully and thoroughly refuted that nonsense on my website in several places.  It is garbage.  If you are really interested I'll give you hyperlinks.
Paul Stringini

Emailer's Second Reply:

----- Original Message -----
From: xxxxxxxxxxxx
To: Paul Stringini
Sent: Monday, January 11, 2010 2:58 AM
Subject: Re: A letter to you

I think this where we should respect each other's right to disagree Paul. I am going to follow the doctrine of Christ as best I can, and live as sinless as possible the best I can. Paul, know man can know what I battle on a daily basis. I have to constantly reject satan who keeps picking at my mind. I am also constantly inviting the Holy Spirit to take control.
I have the faith to know that Jesus will deliver me in the appointed time. Before we part ways, let me tell you a story. When I was back in my hometown, and a couple and their autistic son came to look at our house that was for sale. The child could neither speak or communicate, except for the means of a board which had letters and numbers on it. His mother asked if I want to talk with him via this method. Out of nowhere and not knowing my affliction, he typed out, "You will be delivered after 8 days of fire, God loves you very much." I was astonished! There is no way under heaven or earth that this child could have known this, save for God driecting his thoughts. I have no idea what 8 days of fire means, but I know what I felt at that time. I broke down in tears. He also told my step-mom that she would eventually be delivered of her financial crisis she was having at that time.
                                                        God Bless,

My Third Response: edits in maroon and in ( ), as in: (this is an example of an edit)

----- Original Message -----
From: Paul Stringini
To: xxxxxxxxxxx
Sent: Monday, January 11, 2010 10:19 AM
Subject: Re: A letter to you

So what does that really mean? What is the point?  Let's say you are delivered as the child prophesied.  It still does not really mean anything.  False doctrine is as much sin as drug abuse and as terrible bondage as demonic possession/opression (and I think you fall into the "oppression" category).  Saul was delivered from his torment by the music of David, but it didn't save him in the end.  Eight days of fire may deliver you from your demons but will they deliver you from false doctrine?  I will pray that, when you are delivered, your eyes may be opened as well, and you may be blessed in the truth.  False doctrine is deadly poison, because doctrine saves you, it is what you beieve in for salvation.
1Tim 4:16 Take heed unto thyself, and unto the doctrine; continue in them: for in doing this thou shalt both save thyself, and them that hear thee.
Tit 3:10 A man that is an heretic after the first and second admonition reject;
11 Knowing that he that is such is subverted, and sinneth, being condemned of himself.

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