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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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    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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    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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    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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    NoFinalConflict NoFinalConflict 36-40, F Feb 16, 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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    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 3 Responses 6 days ago

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    So here i am at age 25. Constantly battling with my thoughts, specifically, loneliness. I'm a soldier, i've spent some time in Afghanistan. I've been on worship teams and helped...
    silentdragon1 silentdragon1 22-25, M 6 Responses Sep 20

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    Never felt so lonely before, had good news but doesn't know who to share with. So guys, hey I'm going to Macau next week for vacation I guess ! :D ! ! Cheers for me ! 😍
    Malsse Malsse 18-21, F 1 Response 9 hrs ago

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    It hurts, it truly hurts mentally and physically and I can't take it. Even if in a crowd of people I am lonely I have no one and I'm Pretty sure no one would want me.
    EricRadliffe EricRadliffe 18-21, M 1 Response 8 hrs ago

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    Im so lonely and bored and exhausted all the time. Im a pretty positive person and i love being happy. I have a friend though, who i love dearly, but he just brings me down a lot...
    thekittykat thekittykat 13-15, F 6 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    I love it. I have listened since I was a teenager to Christian rock and I am 37. Many radical Christians feel like that stuff is bad. I can see their point. They feel like since...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 1 day ago

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    Why We Are So Hated If we took every criticism of us at face value we would be led to believe that around us are sincere and upright people who have studied the Bible and found...
    perseverer perseverer 51-55, F 8 Responses 6 days ago

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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 Sep 10

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    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 2 Responses Sep 16

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    I am not a Christian, but I do want to discuss something regarding Christianity. I recently gave up my membership to the "I am an Atheist" group, for reasons that have become...
    Jononymous Jononymous 26-30, M 5 Responses 4 days ago

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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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    I am 30 and still single and it's SO painful! :( I feel like I'm at a very low point in my life and I need friends, someone to listen to me and actually care and someone genuine...
    Singlegirl30 Singlegirl30 26-30, F 8 Responses Sep 10

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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 Sep 11

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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 Sep 13

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    I am lonely and shut-in. Over the past 10+ years I have had over 300 people praying that someone would make time and be a friend to me. Yet nobody has done this. Why is this...
    CrushedCrusader CrushedCrusader 46-50, M 4 Responses Sep 22

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    INTO THE WILD † The Next Generation | One Youth Australia | I recently just returned from Youth Camp and it was amazing! I have always followed God but i was slowly drifting...
    Sib232228 Sib232228 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    INTO THE WILD † The Next Generation | One Youth Australia | I recently just returned from Youth Camp and it was amazing! I have always followed God but i was slowly drifting...
    Sib232228 Sib232228 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    INTO THE WILD † The Next Generation | One Youth Australia | I recently just returned from Youth Camp and it was amazing! I have always followed God but i was slowly drifting...
    Sib232228 Sib232228 13-15, F 2 days ago

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    INTO THE WILD † The Next Generation | One Youth Australia | I recently just returned from Youth Camp and it was amazing! I have always followed God but i was slowly drifting...
    Sib232228 Sib232228 13-15, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    ("Let me explain this to you. Because you need to know this!") Daniel 7:20; I also wanted to know about the ten horns on its head, and about the other horn that came up, before...
    ifyouseekamyxxx ifyouseekamyxxx 18-21, F 2 Responses 20 hrs ago

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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 Sep 11

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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 3 Responses Sep 14

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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 6 Responses Sep 15

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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 Sep 9

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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...
    Theycallherelly Theycallherelly 13-15, F 6 Responses Sep 9

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    "Not forsaking the assembling of ourselves together..." (Hebrews 10:25). These days a lot of Christian folk tend to ignore this passage, there is this assumption that what matters...
    dochenaj dochenaj 26-30, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    I am Christian from Islamic country, every time I talk to my friends about their religion and their way of thinking makes me realize how being a Christian is a big blessing, PRIASE...
    hatshepsut38 hatshepsut38 16-17, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I am lonely, but only a little bit. I think that it's good to be lonely sometimes. When you're lonely you learn to work through things yourself and what you actually like without...
    modernmuse modernmuse 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 21

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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 Sep 10

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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 2 Responses Sep 15

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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 Sep 15

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