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I Am a Lonely Christian

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    I thought this was interesting .........THIS IS FROM  © The Barna Group, Ltd, 2009 www.barna.org "The reshaping of Americans’ lives is evident in various facets of their life, including the spiritual dimension. A new nationwide survey conducted by The Barna Group...
    NoFinalConflict NoFinalConflict 36-40, F 4 Responses Feb 14, 2012

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    Dare To Stand Alone

    I thought to share this video with you as it portrays a very good message: We should stand up for what we believe in, even if we feel alone. We should stand up for what we believe in, even if all the world condemns us for it.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=z_92mKlQOlk
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 6, 2012

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    I've Done Everything I Can

    All I want to do is follow God. I have studied the Bible, read countless books, studied history, theology, different beliefs. I have been to all types of churches, structures, and denominations. And I know WAY too much. I don't even know what to do. God has...
    thegermanzipper thegermanzipper 18-21 8 Responses Dec 19, 2008

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    Scared of Other Christians

    I love being a Christian and Love Jesus more then words can say or write. But Every time I get hurt, teased, critized, made fun of, pushed off or away by what God calls us brothers and sisters of christ. I do not have not one friend that is a true Christian. All my friends are...
    TomBoyGirl86 TomBoyGirl86 22-25 6 Responses Apr 9, 2009

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    Tonight I said my final goodbyes to my church

    and the people whom belong to it.. It is by far the hardest thing I've had to do in a really long time.. It's quite the long story, but I have been burned.. I have been hurting and couldn't stand going back for so long but the youth that I helped with had me coming back, and...
    jolieember12 jolieember12 18-21, F 4 Responses Sep 24, 2014

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    Alone

    There are times I feel very alone because I try to wittness for the Lord and I am not very well liked for it. I am a kind and caring person but when it comes to doing the LOrds will you will find your self persecuted and ridiculed. People have so many crazy beliefs and it is very...
    RESCUE RESCUE 61-65, F 3 Responses Dec 20, 2008

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    Distance

    I think the reason I am lonely is because I am very shy. I live a long way away from my family and I have a hard time meeting people and making lasting relationships, thanks to my chaotic childhood.
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Aug 7, 2010

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    Answer To "scared Of Other Christians"

    I see the author is no longer around but just the same its true some Christians can be scary! It's sad but true. Some can be awful mean. Some can be shallow and callous. Some can be vicious. Some pompous, judgmental and arrogant..... Some are frauds and some are predatory...
    luvlymi luvlymi 56-60, F 4 Responses Nov 10, 2010

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    I Have Always Been Different

    I have always been different.  I moved back to my home state of Louisiana about 8 years; leaving behind my ex-husband and my best friend.  I have never really made any solid friendships here.  I have tried; but it seems like it's nothing I had in Florida.  It...
    singer0709 singer0709 31-35 Aug 12, 2010

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    Never Alone Really...

    In the Amplified Bible  it paraphrases the translation of  Psalm 61:3 this way... "For You have been a shelter and a refuge for me, a strong tower against the adversary".God is a safe place and a strong fortress where your enemies cannot reach you. I believe the more we can...
    NoFinalConflict NoFinalConflict 36-40, F 1 Response Feb 12, 2012

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    A True Lonely Christain

    It is so hard to live in this world being a christian. I feel so alone cause most people want to do bad things like drugs and going to bars all the time and sleeping around with so many different people. I would like to find people that feel the same as I do, but its so hard...
    sweetbunny75 sweetbunny75 36-40, F 6 Responses Oct 8, 2012

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    NoFinalConflict NoFinalConflict 36-40, F Feb 16, 2012

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    I Don't Trust In Man....or Woman.

    I have issues with trust. The closest people to me have lied to me. I have a 7 year relationship with an alcoholic bf and it's been a nightmare most of the time and I have done horrible things to myself. I got help and stopped trying to commit suicide. I got back on my feet and...
    QueenV63 QueenV63 46-50, F 1 Response Oct 17, 2012

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    God Gives Us Today

    scripture: “Then he said to them all: Whoever wants to be my disciple must deny themselves and take up their cross daily and follow me.” Luke 9:23 I went to this really great concert a few weeks ago to see a Christian band play some incredible music. I got there really...
    wendu44 wendu44 18-21, F Nov 8, 2012

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    I am so lonely. I've always been lonely, but I don't think I've ever been as much as I am now. I love being alone, but it's because I can't be left alone that it makes me feel...
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    How can you have a million people around you & still feel lonely ? It's an odd feeling doesn't usually last thank goodness..! Think sometimes we just want that one important person...
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    Its weird, I have a family that cares about me, a select few friends who I know would be there for me through anything... yet I feel so lonely and isolated, even in my own home.
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    forgot my Lil pill today..feeling very lonely and depressed with all the old anxieties coming on hard..
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    I'm very outgoing, I love everything about my life. I'm optimistic. But I'm so sad and lonely, it's as if I spend all my energy and am just left as this... I feel as if I am...
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    As violent persecution against Christians around the world intensifies, Ronald S. Lauder, president of the World Jewish Congress, in a recent op-ed bluntly asks, "Why is the world...
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    Letter to my Pastor, Dear Pastor, This is going to be a very difficult email to write. First the background. My family and I are al regular attenders at x church and have been...
    DawnR59 DawnR59 51-55, T 13 Responses Feb 9

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    As you all probably know I am an avid reader of NON-fiction Christian books. Some of what I read I share with you. This is presented by me as "Food For Thought". YOU have to decide...
    jburns1947 jburns1947 61-65, F 1 Response Feb 13

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    I saw a Christian EP user, OnewithJC, show her hypocrisy on the subject. I noticed her harassing a guy in the "I Am a Gay Christian" group, quoting the Bible, trying to convince...
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    Reasons for my hate: Christians try to force their belief upon me I know so many people who claim to be christians but do not follow the values They disrespect other religions and...
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