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Old 11-01-2014, 11:18 AM   #109
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Default Re: My Testimony: Olvin

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Originally Posted by Terry View Post
Just use the word "ambitious" and it's expected to mean this brother or sister is seeking a following.
And that's what Mel Porter opened with, on the infamous, to me anyway, day Mel told me I had to take his personality as my own.

He said: "There are 2 churches here in Ft. Lauderdale. I'm the leader of one and you're the leader of the other."

That blew my mind right at the start. All I could say was, "I'm not leading anyone." But Mel insisted that I was. I had to be ambitious. That's why I had to go. Cuz as Mel told me, from that point on if "I even needed to blow my nose I had to ask him which side first." That's how ambition is dealt with in the LRC; make everyone kowtow.
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