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Dragons in the congregation

Dragons are mythical creatures that breathe fire and smoke, are covered with impenetrable scales, can do serious damage, and often guard great treasure.

Comment John Benton
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I am using these fantastic beasts as a metaphor for difficult people in a church who can mount personal attacks on the leadership or on the church generally, seem often to be impervious to counsel, and may well obstruct the church moving forward in its vision.