"You know me I don't gossip...BUT, did you hear about..."? "Yes, I do what the Bible says...BUT, when it goes against common sense..." Anything said before the word BUT should be regarded as "frivolous" and irrelevant to the thought that follows. The word BUT in a conversation is like the DELETE KEY ON YOUR COMPUTER; it destroys all that was said and done before IT. Luke 9:61, "...I will follow YOU, LORD, BUT...." When JESUS invites us to discipleship there are no IFS, ANDS OR BUTS....
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