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I Accept and Love Others As Jesus

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    I Accept the Person, Not the Action

    I think there is a fine line between accepting people FOR their faults and actually accepting the fault itself.  I feel like Christianity has been through two opposite extremes in the last century. Back in the days of my parents and grandparents, Christianity was much more...
    RopinTexan RopinTexan 22-25, M Jun 27, 2008

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    Well I think I am weird in many respects, so I try to accept all the different kind of weirdness! LOL! Though I wish more people to be accepting of each other, I don't think the...
    amanyadava amanyadava 18-21, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    "To be beautiful means to be yourself. You don't have to be accepted by others. You need to accept yourself." - Thich Nhat Hanh
    beniebenie beniebenie 16-17, F Jun 27

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    Two kinds of love- One is Human love, or you could call it natural love. The other is God's love, through Jesus Christ and Holy Spirit. One provides certain kind of needs and...
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    July 17. Love, in Words and Actions. Many of us have confused notions about what it means to be loved and cared about. Many of us were loved and cared for by people who had...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F 1 Response a week ago

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    The REAL question is: can we love others without getting anything from them? For example someone who is disabled, unable to provide you with much.. maybe that person is part of...
    nadsxo2 nadsxo2 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    I want someone that i can fall in love with i want the kind of love others are jealous about and crave i want someone who can be my lover and best friend at the same time i want...
    jaynick15 jaynick15 13-15, F 4 Responses Jun 25

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    If I'm going to be honest, I give my love away too easily. I look at random strangers and send my love to them, because I want them to know that I care about what they're going...
    eloquentshadow eloquentshadow 13-15, F 2 Responses Jun 25

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    Next time you’re stressed, take a step back, inhale and laugh. Remember who you are and why you are here. You’re never given anything in this world that you can’t handle. Be...
    lovingRIZA lovingRIZA 51-55, F Jul 15

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    What can I say? I am the LAST person who would have ever believed in meeting someone online. And, although I DID believe in true love, soul mates, and unconditional love, I NEVER...
    midagehippie midagehippie 56-60, M 1 hr ago

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    ***Post of the Day*** Find out more at: www.facebook.com/FavorUponYou I was born of parents whose #religion was #Christianity and their denomination was Southern #Baptist. My...
    FavorUponYou FavorUponYou 22-25, M Jun 25

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    My boyfriend and I were together for nearly 10 years. He was the first and only man I've ever loved, and the first man to ever tell me he loved me. Shortly after exchanging those...
    iknowmykingdomawaits iknowmykingdomawaits 26-30, F 7 Responses 1 hr ago

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    Did Jesus Ever Say Anything Mean To Anyone? Yes, Jesus said some pretty mean things to people. Following is a list of things he said that were quite harsh. Take a look at these...
    PMEWhite PMEWhite 31-35, M 2 Responses Jul 7

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    I love to fill out surveys and make creative or inspiring surveys for others to find out about me in creative ways. Here are some surveys I made and filled out years ago when I was...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 1 Response Jun 24

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    Kam King - Jesus Christ With a Trap House
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    What Does The Bible Say About Shyness/Being Shy? Answer: Webster’s dictionary defines shyness as “the state of being timid, easily frightened, reserved, bashful, and...
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    What Does The Bible Say About Shyness/Being Shy? Answer: Webster’s dictionary defines shyness as “the state of being timid, easily frightened, reserved, bashful, and...
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    Don’t Blame Love So often I hear people lament the fact that they have been hurt, disappointed, and had their hearts broken by love. Some say they no longer believe in love or...
    GJOFJ3 GJOFJ3 56-60, M 1 hr ago

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    Accept People As They Are..........
    michigan11 michigan11 22-25, M 3 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    Well, there we go.... For my whole life, people, friends, family have always helped me and were examples to me or inspired me. I think it's about time that "I" tried and inspired...
    Scavyfox Scavyfox 18-21, M Jul 1

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    I realised how freedom from much anguish and pain comes, and many people might not like. Freedom comes from being thankful and content. I have struggled with my life because I saw...
    GodAlwaysLovesMe GodAlwaysLovesMe 18-21, M Jul 11

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    My wife never tells me she loves me and never has a kind word for me. She doesnt like the way I breathe, sweep the floor, clean the toilets or the counter, gets angry with me when...
    48Jeff 48Jeff 46-50, M 6 hrs ago

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    I will speak out for you when I sense that it's time to face the unrest and find a new way of being. PerfectlyImperfect you, accept and embrace your imperfections gracefully. You...
    jenga1 jenga1 46-50, F 32 mins ago

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    I've come all this way to realize when we Christians debate with other religions or people who don't believe we all think were right, we all want to be right, we all want to know...
    Zalbaar Zalbaar 13-15, M 14 hrs ago

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    My brother just got accepted to Monterey Bay. Now I have a reason to go more often :)
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    The Lies NASA Told ... The Imminent Demise of the New World Order : HOLOGRAM UNIVERSE... Some of the Footage from NASA, hidden in their archives. Images of planetary outposts being...
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    Responding to the Jehovah’s Witness attacks on the deity of Jesus Christ by Matt Slick If Jesus is God, why did he pray to the Father in John 17? Jesus prayed to the Father...
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    Your ability to help others is a gift that must not be squandered. You have to feed it. Be a person of action when you are confronted with suffering. Don't just sit on the sideline...
    JMAC33 JMAC33 36-40, M 2 Responses Jun 26

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    Thomas Rhett - Beer With Jesus Lyrics If I could have a beer with Jesus Heaven knows I’d sip it nice and slow I’d try to pick a place that ain’t too crowded Or gladly go...
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    The only way others can accept you for who or what you are, is if you first accept yourself for it. Believe and be yourself, and those who will accept it are the ones who were...
    Anth1290 Anth1290 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 16

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    Love is a tricky thing. It varies in intensity and in the specificity of emotions. It is sometimes the most beautiful thing in the world and, at other times, it’s the most horrid...
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    Responding to the Jehovah’s Witness attacks on the deity of Jesus Christ by Matt Slick If Jesus is God, why did he pray to the Father in John 17? Jesus prayed to the Father...
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    I am reminded every day that all things are beautiful. We must learn to free ourselves from all things negative and embrace our surroundings. The air we breathe, the blood running...
    supernovaChic supernovaChic 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 11

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    "Because one believes in oneself, one doesn't try to convince others. Because one is content with oneself, one doesn't need others' approval. Because one accepts oneself, the whole...
    Aimee17 Aimee17 36-40, F Jul 11

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    I want others to accept me for who I am. The only issue is I am afraid to show who I really am for fear of being judged negatively. I keep my personal hobbies, music and interests...
    LordoftheThigh LordoftheThigh 18-21, M 3 Responses Jul 15

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    I say I love the word of God, In the beginning God created the man on the sixth day and created, made of flesh and bone quoted 'and Adam said this is now bones of my bones and...
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    One day I recieved a letter from grandma... The other day I went up to a local Christian bookstore and saw a "honk if you love Jesus" bumper sticker. I was feeling particularly...
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    I absolutely enjoy and love dancing. I love dancing with my husband, other guys, and with girls too. I dance dressed or nude with others. I love rock and roll and easy listening...
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    my motto has always been live to please please to live giving others pleasure is my life's passion and goal
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    Hi guys! Ok, so long story short.. Its been a while since I've realised I was emotionally unavailable coz of my past, found someone who made me realise the emotional waves of...
    Trainedheart Trainedheart 26-30, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    "No Jesus Christ" Before you hedge those bets you placed against me Be reticent of fortunes they foretell Your verbal defecation i can't wash away despite myself Your vanity, it...
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    "No Jesus Christ" Before you hedge those bets you placed against me Be reticent of fortunes they foretell Your verbal defecation i can't wash away despite myself Your vanity, it...
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    One of our most overlooked superpowers in life is the unbelievable power of our beliefs. A quick note: This is not for the faint of heart. It is going to go deeper than possibly...
    NeoJesusOfTheMatrix NeoJesusOfTheMatrix 70+ a week ago

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    And as you walk down the street, depending in which community you are in. You mold yourself into a replica, to be accepted or to be respectful. Theres certainly different code of...
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    I have been through a lot in my life , and have always been told stories of our lord. Not until recently have I went to church (I went more when I was younger ) and I have found...
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    July 19. Proving It to Ourselves. "I spent a year trying to prove to my husband how much his drinking was hurting me. When I began to recover, I realized I was the one who needed...
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    Hi, everyone. <3 This is Yalanda and I'm back on EP now. Originally, I wasn't gonna come back, but after seeing my articles posted and that others were benefiting from them, I...
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