WHY ARE WE HERE? "And You're Asking Me Because...?"

WHY ARE WE HERE? Matt Lacker, Jim Gleeson's Ex CIA Director trying to make sense of his life and the packet of notes given to him by a dying, but smiling man, in Azerbaijan two years before, meets a Pastor quoted in the old man's notes. The pastor had left the Christian mega-church he founded when his beliefs grew beyond religion: “And you are asking me because…?” “Because, I believe, something caused you to turn away from what you had spent your life building. You voluntarily walked away from the church you pastored…didn’t you?” “Well, yes. Like you, I suppose, I became aware that my beliefs were incompatible with the organization I led. Unlike you, I did not realize I had been part of some

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