I’m sorry – but if I was a lonely sister looking for a new lover – some of these fellows would absolutely creep me out.How sincere is someone who states that he wants to become a “full-time pioneer and an elder,” but looks like he’s on the run from the police?"This is our big family reunion," says Michael Krenzer, a spokesman for the Jehovah's Witnesses in Dortmund.And since the family must expand, "many Witnesses naturally meet their future spouses here," says Uwe Langhals, another spokesman, who has been a Jehovah's Witness since he was 15.
Like thousands of others, she has come to Dortmund with her family -- all of them strict believers, all of them dressed up for the special day -- for the annual North Rhine-Westfalia convention of Jehovah's Witnesses.
No premarital sex and countless hours of Bible study.
These are just some of the conditions those who fall for a Jehovah's Witness must adhere to. She has painted her fingernails, polished her patent leather shoes and donned a new dress from H&M.
Your personal details are kept safe and completely private. might be alive and well, but by far the majority of subscribers to the service seem to be in pretty dire straits – socially.
You can almost hear their frustration when you read their captions and personal details.