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Exercise your right to vote!

We're just over half-way through 2018, and I've noticed a disturbing trend: the Christianity SE community is voting much less than it has in the past. Here are the results from SEDE for the first six ...
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Are some users too quick to close?

This question is of personal interest to me, since I am only a few points away from gaining open/close vote privileges myself. I notice that many questions are put on hold or closed while their vote ...
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Why are up votes not showing on the question?

When a question (of mine) gets upvoted, I get the points added to "reputation" but they don't show up next to the question as a +. Why is that? Sorry but your website does not have a comprehensive ...
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Is there someone targeting my posts? What does the community suggest?

After my last META post it appears my posts are being targeted. 1) What does this community think and what is to be done if this is the case? 2) May a mod/the relevant person investigate and give ...
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What is the reason for the lack of “hot network questions”?

In my two and a half months here, I don't believe Christianity.SE has ever had a hot network question, whereas the average site should get at least one every few days. I see several possible reasons ...
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Should we address how to vote in the site tour?

It seems that vote wars have been a problem in the past on this site. I noticed the site tour does not cover how we should vote, and am recommending it be updated to include this information to help ...
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To vote or not to vote? Questions that could be auto-deleted if it wasn't for their answers

Do scientific explanations mean that God is no longer responsible for nature? My question is prompted by this question. It is clearly off-topic, and of so little substance that it isn't even one that'...
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Is it acceptable to “vote your convictions” on Christianity.SE?

Suppose someone asks a question that garners multiple answers. Is it a good practice for another user to up-vote answers that, in the users opinion, are doctrinally correct (supported by that user's ...
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What's with asking everyone if they've voted?

I'm seeing a huge burst of people asking in comments whether answer writers have voted, and I don't get it? Often they aren't even the question asker! People will vote or they won't and that's their ...
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More downvotes today: I think I am the victim of some serial downvoting

I made a meta post describing a peculiar sequence of voting events on some of my questions. I log on today to see that three more of my questions have been downvoted and no comment was left. 1 2 3 ...
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Are we allowed multiple votes in the election

How many votes are we afforded in the moderator election?
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Request to downvoters: please explain

On the main1 site, I often see questions with down votes but no explanation. Today's example with two down votes: Why does Jesus feel only certain people that come into physical contact with Him? I ...
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Shouldn't the user list be sorted ascending, based on Luke 13:30? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Matthew 20:16 Badges And, behold, there are last which shall be first, and there are first which shall be last. Luke 13:30 In addition, a user could have the ...
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Are we voting enough?

I've participated in the sci-fi beta and my impression is that there were more votes (up & down) per question (and possibly per user) than here. (If that is the case, perhaps there are more ...
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How do we avoid a vote contest?

The site's been up for some hours, and already things seem to be escalating into a battle between different faith groups. This is apparent here on meta, and on this question on Mormonism and ...