You go to the Bishop and say "Hi, Bishop, hows it going?" and see where it
leads from there.

Just start talking.

George

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Stacy Smith" <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
To: <[EMAIL PROTECTED]>
Sent: Wednesday, July 02, 2003 5:47 PM
Subject: RE: [ZION] Gripe session


> I haven't spoken one word with my current bishop since a certain incident
> happened in our ward.  How do I somehow break the stalemate?
>
> Stacy.
>
>
>
>
> >Heidi Page:
> >
> > > Okay, we're in this new branch ...
> >
> >Stay cool.  Every ward and branch is different.
> >
> > > Am I just being too nit-picky here?
> >
> >I don't think it really matters.  About the only thing you
> >or I could do is set an example when called on to pray, or
> >include it in a lesson we might be asked to give.
> >
> > > ... that brother ... continues to try to make what I feel
> > > is too-close contact.
> >
> >Either stick your hand out as if you wanted to shake his, or
> >just pull your arm away.
> >
> >If the meeting wasn't in progress, you could say "Hello, dear"
> >and turn around all puckered up as if you were going to kiss
> >your husband.  Then, on recognizing it wasn't, add, "Eeww, yuck."
> >
> > > His wife already doesn't like me;
> >
> >Make a deal with her.  Tell her if her husband will quit making
> >passes at you, you will smile more often at her.
> >
> > > She said something in class that wasn't correct ...
> >
> >Just ask questions, then.  "Didn't [insert name] once say ... "
> >" Doesn't [insert scripture reference] say [read scripture]."
> >
> >If that doesn't work, ask to teach Primary or the youth Sunday
> >School class.
> >
> > > I prefer to be on good terms with all my fellow ward/branch
> > > members,
> >
> >The gospel is still true.  It is the people in the Church that
> >aren't always so.  That's why there is a difference between
> >the gospel and the Church.
> >
> > > Thanks for listening to my gripe session...
> >
> >We weren't in the foyer, were we?  Oh, good.
> >
> >Larry Jackson
> >
> >
> >
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