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I Am a Christian Agnostic

It's not that I want to doubt: it's that I want to be sure. 34 People

    Keeping My Own Counsel

    I am Christian agnostic...  For me, that means that I believe that Jesus came in the flesh as an earthly manifestation of God and became the blood sacrifice for the sins of the world.  I do not subscribe to any particular Christian tradition and find the arguments among...
    EternalCynic EternalCynic 41-45, F 3 Responses Aug 30, 2009

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    Christian Agnostic? News to Me.

    While researching information for postings on another site, I came across this definition on Wikipedia: Christian Agnostics (distinct from Christian agnostics) practice a distinct form of agnosticism that applies only to the properties of God. They hold that it...
    RevRAP RevRAP 46-50 18 Responses Jul 6, 2009

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    I Don't Know How to Choose Beliefs

    I know that I to believe something in order to choose how to act/not to act.  Unfortunately, I never have a high level of confidence in any of my beliefs, and what I find to be most plausible one week may be completely different the next.  For example, right now...
    preciousstone preciousstone 22-25, F 8 Responses Jul 22, 2009

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    I'm Agnostic Christian :-)

    the reason why i consider myself agnostic christian is because i feel its explains me.i do go to church and i love it, but i believe the main focus is just your relationship with god.i listen to what others say, and take what the bible says into account BUT the most important...
    vann1991 vann1991 18-21 3 Responses Nov 17, 2011

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    Following My Own Truth...

      I was luckily born in to a family that has always encouraged my brother and I to make our own choices as far as spirituality goes. We were raised to respect differences in others lifestyles, and religious choices. And I will be forever grateful that I was blessed with the...
    jgrange jgrange 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 16, 2009

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    A Little History

    I am 73, married, have three children and eight grandchildren, and I am fond of wombats, hence the name grampawombat. I use the same name on Beliefnet (B'net) and The Center for Progressive Christianity (TCPC) should you happen to visit those websites. I frequently refer to...
    grampawombat grampawombat 70+, M 2 Responses Aug 29, 2009

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    Wait, I'm Confused

    The terms "christian" and "agnostic" are mutually exclusive.  If you believe in something, you are not agnostic.  ' Agnostics don't "know" anything. I would call you non denominational.  Non religious.  But I would never...
    Egoberd Egoberd 31-35, F 2 Responses Aug 30, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    One of the books that has and continues to make a significant impact on my life is "The Big Book of Christian Mysticism : The Essential Guide to Contemplative Spirituality" by Carl...
    reb0rn reb0rn 26-30, F 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    I'm a Christian, and I don't even like a lot of Christians. I will give it to atheists/agnostics/others that the VAST majority of proclaimed "Christians" are horrible examples of...
    jameshottie jameshottie 16-17, M 3 Responses Aug 26

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    Okay I understand it I just don't get the same call to arms to defend it. Perhaps if I was truly a Christian I would. By any means today I have youth group......and someone pointed...
    KateTheStraightedge KateTheStraightedge 16-17, F 13 hrs ago

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    Going from Christian to Atheism. When I was growing up in South Texas, I grew up in a non-practicing Christian family. My mother was originally a Catholic, but she left the church...
    Fri1991 Fri1991 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 30

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    I mean, I was Catholic, born and raised, but if you look at it, this *God* is a mass murderer, someone who blames us for the way he created us, tells us not to follow our humane...
    Roninturnedmartyr Roninturnedmartyr 18-21, M 4 Responses 11 hrs ago

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    GETTING COMFORTABLE BEING UNCOMFORTABLE--Segment from last "Eye of the Storm" radio broadcast"GETTING COMFORTABLE BEING UNCOMFORTABLE"Huh? How can that be? Is it not an oxymoron...
    Heavenbound5511 Heavenbound5511 36-40, F 1 Response 9 mins ago

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    The opposite of religion is atheism, but the opposite of religious arrogance, is agnosticism. Agnosticism is coming to terms with the imminent fact, that one still doesn't actually...
    EthanFisher EthanFisher 16-17 4 Responses Aug 16

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    "I love you and have the power to change your life" that in essence is Jesus message. He did this before He even went to the cross....water to wine at a wedding reception that ran...
    wiseprotector wiseprotector 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 17

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    Not as strong as I'd like to be. :) I love my kids who are all grown now. They all have issues, some more serious than others, I wish they were more mentally healthy and that they...
    emayess emayess 51-55, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    It may seem contradictory to say i am both a Bahai and an agnostic - but I believe all are agnostics to one degree or another. The evidence is not conclusive, our faith is not...
    jimpsullll jimpsullll 41-45, M Sep 7

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    Although I'm not from a religious family, I was sent to a school in my childhood where religion was a key factor. Pray every morning, pray during assemblies, songs about Jesus, all...
    xSundip xSundip 18-21, M Aug 17

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    I am agnostic because I don't feel the need to devote myself to a religion to feel like I have guidance or a fulfilling existence. This being said I respect those who do for their...
    JamisonKs JamisonKs 18-21, M Aug 29

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    Usually when I say this people just say I'm "the people that drink dr pepper on South Park." ._. BUTT YA IM AGNOSTIC! In other words I have no idea if god is real or not. I mean...
    QuadrupleM QuadrupleM 16-17, M Sep 4

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    A Christian is not a tool, or some kind of a mechanical wrench to a great big religious regime. A Christian is not some kind of tool that keeps a religious organization moving. A...
    jemdl21 jemdl21 16-17, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    THE ULTIMATE BATTLE OF GOOD OVER EVIL? I have been posting in another Christian group on Facebook regarding ISIS/ISIL and a discussion has grown around my comment that now is the...
    tcennoC tcennoC 51-55, M Aug 27

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    I am not young. I have never been married. It is so hard to be a not-young Christian single! Other Christians don't really know what to make of me. Christians often believe that...
    lynnieruns lynnieruns 41-45, F 2 Responses Sep 1

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    Ugggg in on a trip for 3 months with a bunch of Christians and they are constantly judging each other and trying to shame the other person. They have to be heard on everything and...
    Justdez Justdez 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 5

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    The Bible. Christians take it too focused, and Atheists take it too unrealistic. What is the link? Is there any? YES!! If you look deep enough, Christians believe in atheist...
    Crayzelle Crayzelle 70+, M 5 days ago

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    The Christian Response to Mental Illness "I was sick and you visited me; in prison and you came to me..." (Matthew 25:36) Someone with a mental health problem is both sick and in...
    perseverer perseverer 51-55, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    If you claim to be a follower of Christ and bear his name, I want to challenge you to remember what that means. I'm tired of hearing atheists complain because of Christians...
    JustAGuyinFL JustAGuyinFL 36-40, M 1 Response Aug 24

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    Just when you thought the Dark Ages and the Inquisition were over, Christian "Witch"-hunting in Africa today.Video footage of mob violence in Western Africa. A group of people...
    innosflew innosflew 22-25, M 1 Response 5 days ago

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    I would like to tell how i became a Christian. I was eight years of age when i put my trust in the Lord Jesus Christ i had been brought up in a Christian home and was taken to...
    Redeemed02 Redeemed02 66-70, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I'm a christian and the devil is playing games with me. He turned me against my family, made my family say hurtful things to me. He would also attack me physically as well as...
    Xcinderella Xcinderella 16-17, F 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    I'm actually going to define the real term for Hell for you since the majority of people wouldn't know to begin with especially Christians... Hell is actually know as Hel and is...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 3 Responses Aug 16

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    I'm not. I know what needs to be done. 1. Prove atheists wrong. They have misguided ethical priorities. They're too arrogant for humanity's well-being. 2. Christians deserve to...
    DarkChristian DarkChristian 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 17

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    Am I? I don't even know. I really don't know. I want to believe and be a christian, but I don't. I know inside that it isn't true...but I wish I believed it was true anyway. Even...
    thefluffyclouds thefluffyclouds 13-15, F 15 Responses Aug 24

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    Let me run you through a scenario. Imagine a United States that has 5 Atheists for every 1 Christian. Imagine one day that the Atheists say that they do not want the Bible to be...
    Sgm51ngc5194 Sgm51ngc5194 22-25, M 2 Responses Sep 4

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    See my father is Christian and wants me to be Christian I told him no that I won't believe in his bullshit my gf is Wiccan and with that religion I've always felt right believing...
    Vlad6666 Vlad6666 18-21, M Sep 8

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    What if the story of Christianity, as we know it, was absolutely false? What if Christianity was created to separate the baseless faith into a "God" that shows no action but...
    LightlySaltedSalmon LightlySaltedSalmon 18-21, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I'm a Christian that struggles with depression and self-harm, among other things. People have said that I'm not a Christian, because of these things, but I think these things make...
    Ellyhi Ellyhi 13-15, F 6 Responses 6 days ago

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    My father is an atheist, but he taught me to believe anything I wanted. He didn't force any religion into my brain. If I asked a question about God, he answered it best to his...
    BookWonderer BookWonderer 13-15, F 3 Responses Aug 17

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    You know what's hard? Trying be a good Christian but you know you're gay. What's harder? Devolving a crush on your Christian friend. Haha life sucks :)
    kp4w kp4w 18-21, M 2 Responses Aug 18

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    Worldwide, Christians are not only ridiculed but often, in more extremist countries where Christians are a minority, persecuted. Why does no one seem to care?
    louisthepearl louisthepearl 22-25, F 5 Responses Aug 21

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    The family is the core of Jewish society and a centre of it's religious life. If the home is strong in Jewish values, stable and healthy, then all of Jewish life and all of it's...
    Cootamundra Cootamundra 70+, M 2 Responses Aug 25

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    I was raised RC. Many of my father's relatives were in the church and I once considered taking vows. But as I grew older I began to question things about Christianity. I'm not...
    CrazyWaterSpring CrazyWaterSpring 51-55, M 1 Response Aug 28

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    I am at a point that if you tell me you're a Christian I'm not going to be open to you. It's a mean thing maybe but I'm finding that many of them are delusional. Like you can't...
    Sacryfice Sacryfice 26-30, F Aug 31

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    I Am a Christian and I love having a GREAT relationship with God and His Son my Lord Savior Jesus Christ but I'm constantly fighting my flesh and demons. I get sooo disappointed in...
    Salute2MyFlaws Salute2MyFlaws 18-21, F 5 Responses Sep 3

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    I'd prefer to have opinions/advice from Christians only for this one & specifically for this matter anyone, Christian or not please save the negative comments. I really can't deal...
    VousEtesBelleCM VousEtesBelleCM 18-21, F 10 Responses 6 days ago

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    "So faith comes by hearing, and hearing by the word of God."(Romans 10:17 WEB)Understanding and applying faith is essential in our fellowship and following of Jesus the Christ.Here...
    WilliamC WilliamC 61-65, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I've been a Christian for almost 13 years (age 29 when I accepted Christ). I never had any sudden transformation when I became a Christian. My faith grew when I walked the darkest...
    tracylpiatt tracylpiatt 41-45, F 3 Responses 23 hrs ago

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    It Will Cost You Everything"If [following Jesus Christ] doesn't cost you anything, it's because you've bought into 'American Christianity.'"~ Paul Washer♡ * * * Then said Jesus...
    Heavenbound5511 Heavenbound5511 36-40, F 1 Response