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I Am Happy Without God In My Life

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    For Some Reason, I Always Felt Bad With God In My Life

    I never believed in Him: If He was real, there would be no suffering. But since there is a lot of suffering, He isn't real. The stories are made up, fictional. God cannot hug you. I have been going to church off and on since I was little. I was not a Christian back then either. I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Mar 10, 2013

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    Troubles

    always seem to follow religion around if there is a god I can't believe that she/he/it would allow the killing and inhumaniy that goes on i the world I am master/mistress of my own destiny and being transgender cant see him really taking to me anyway
    christinemelody christinemelody 56-60, T 2 Responses Jun 23, 2012

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    I Used To "try" To Be A Christian...but Finally Dropped The Mask....

    I attended a Baptist church for almost 20 years. I had myself convinced I was a Christian. I watched the "right" shows, wore the "right" clothes, read the "right" books and etc etc etc. I struggled with "evil" thoughts (which was my brains way of letting off repressed desires,etc...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Dec 18, 2012

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    Earthquakes

    Earthquakes,My experience,Particularly my latest,Has pushed God away,You see,I keep predicting earthquakes,By location,I pray I'm wrong,To no avail,Yet another past,Just in time for Christmas,What God,Would do that?
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket 46-50, M Dec 25, 2011

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    I Never Needed A Personal God

    Really, I didn't. In fact, it always was more about forcing and fear. Nothing I was taught in my strict, highly religious Baptist upbringing felt like it lined up with my reality. However, of course, I was a child, and terrified of defying authority, and, most of all, hell. It...
    proudgqdyke proudgqdyke 31-35, F 1 Response Jun 9, 2012

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    Crazy Christian

    My mother is crazy christian and when I was younger I had to go visit her a lot and she would make me go to church even thought that isn't who I am. My dad and stepmom are not christian I just don't like having to be restricted like some christians are. I wouldn't be able to live...
    beaniebaby13 beaniebaby13 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 28, 2011

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    Consider The Alternative...

    I have definitely found that life is wonderful as an atheist. However, for me, there was a grieving period. I have spent almost my entire life carrying on an incessant conversation in my head (and as I have aged, even out loud) and for several years this conversation was directed...
    chajadan chajadan 31-35, M 2 Responses Oct 1, 2010

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    God Exists My Dear Friends, For We Created It.

    once again.... I'm sorry for my poor englishTrying to learn a little bit more about life and wondering permanently about why does the concept of god exists in our human condition, I have happily concluded that for a believer  god exists as the concept of gravity exist for any...
    Peliphe Peliphe 22-25, M 1 Response Dec 26, 2011

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    Happy

    I don't believe in God or any other higher being. I never have and sincerely doubt I ever will. I'm happy without God in my life as the title of this group states. I created this group after a conversation with someone on another site who made me realise I was happy without God...
    TheatreGirl TheatreGirl 26-30, F Jul 21, 2008

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    Ten Happy Attitude Of Life... :)

    1, remove the feelings of worry and fear,, fear and anxiety is imagination would mind an event in the future that do not necessarily occur.. 2. dispose of revenge,,, resentment and anger will only suck energy saved yourself and only bring fatigue of mind.. 3.stop complain...
    Rietha Rietha 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 9, 2013

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    So Do I

    Is difficult to realize after so many years of being among lots of religious people that thats the only reazon that carries the humanity to is own destruction... im happy being a human and thinking in the way I am... im very sure that the world would be a better place without the...
    Peliphe Peliphe 22-25, M Dec 25, 2011

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    Athiest.

    I'm religion free, two hands working can do more than a thousand clasped in prayer.
    iwastedmyyouth iwastedmyyouth 18-21, F 5 Responses Jul 26, 2010

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    Happy Atheist

    I keep getting told by the religious that I can't know true happiness without their god in my life. Yet, somehow, I've managed to really enjoy many experiences that I've had up to this point and I've done it all without any help from their imaginary big brother in the sky. You...
    FreeThinkerJames FreeThinkerJames 31-35, M 4 Responses Aug 15, 2010

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    Life Is On This Earth

    I don't feel the need to go on some kind of passionate rant about this topic, but I was so delighted to find it that I felt obliged to write something. I do not believe in the existence of a God or supreme being by any of the names people use to refer to such a thing. I believe...
    sacajawea sacajawea 36-40 3 Responses Jul 18, 2008

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    Just Don't Need It

    As well as here, i am also a member of the 'I am an Athiest' group. The people there are (for the most part) intelligent, sensible, level-headed people. But one thing i have noticed is that they're all sooo  clued up about religion. Many people there have studied several...
    described described 18-21, F 2 Responses May 2, 2010

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    Praise God---for These Things???

    Floods-hurricanes-Volcaneos-Tornados-Man eating animals on land& in the water-Virisouses-Poison plants-Deseases like cancer-stillborn babys-Retarded & deformed babies& just Sooo Many other GIFTS from GOD!! According to religious texts-He(God) is a mass murderer many times...
    jettys jettys 56-60 2 Responses Aug 1, 2011

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    Best Decision Ever.

    I was brought up as a Christian; I went to a Christian primary and high school, went to church, read the bible, studied religion and so on. So from a young age, I was being brainwashed into this religion. I'm quite stubborn and I won't believe in anything until there is definite...
    FadedSilhouette FadedSilhouette 18-21, F Jul 26, 2013

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    I have a lot of food friends i have my old ex and amazing friends and teachers. I also have alot of joy and happiness to live up for but im not trying to be rude but alot of people...
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    i am happy with my life but curious about everything.. how other people doing and why exactly are they here..
    wandererdreamer wandererdreamer 26-30, F 3 Responses Sep 10

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    I'm gonna say I'm in a pretty good place with my life, finally. Got a wonderful husband to be who I love with every bit of my heart. Got 2 wonderful step sons in my life who look...
    mrsmitchell15 mrsmitchell15 22-25, F Sep 11

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    I really feel like my life has turn out for the better after that disastrous last semester. Flashback of last semester: Met a guy - have lots of fun - texting a lot with him...
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    Today is going to be a good day because I am going to make it a good day. I started with a chakra opening meditation and read a few chapters of proverbs. Now I'm getting ready to...
    Midnightchorus Midnightchorus 18-21, M 1 Response Aug 28

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    But how, I'm so insanely depressed right now.. The only thing I know to do it turn to drugs and alcohol.
    GuuIsAwesome GuuIsAwesome 18-21, M 5 Responses Sep 3

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    I've never felt better. Healthy paleo diet no alcohol or drugs. People who use don't understand how much joy and happiness you get from being alive in a heathy way.
    WaterOx WaterOx 41-45, M 3 Responses Sep 11

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    GOD HEALED MY BROKEN LEG http://www.mswm.org/miracles.buddymckay.htm Pastor Buddy McKay tells miracle healing testimony ... Seven years ago (1996) I was injured, resulting in 3...
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    Life isn't fair and never will be. its an adventurous journey and yet a living hell. The thing i hate the most is that life gives you things and although your grateful for those...
    LunarDream LunarDream 13-15, M Sep 4

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    It isn't difficult for me. I enjoy life and approach each day as an adventure. When people are obviously not happy I don't try to force my good mood on them but I do use humor to...
    SammySamps SammySamps 51-55, M 2 Responses Sep 8

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    We'd die there'd be no point of life everything would just be a ending doom war wouldn't end freedom wouldn't begin love wouldn't conquer we wouldn't rise above the fear of a new...
    Summersee Summersee 16-17, F 4 Responses Aug 24

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    Money for most is the ruler of the earth, some people would even kill for money. But money cant secure you happiness. Sure it may get you a new house, fancy cars and clothes and...
    oxzymoron oxzymoron 18-21, M Aug 25

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    It seems a common misconception among theists I talk to that atheists don't believe in god because they think they have some definitive proof that Go does not exist. That isn't...
    Leannaix Leannaix 18-21, F 5 Responses Sep 8

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    Thank you God you've answered my prayer! it's about the flood outside our house. I pray to stop raining and now it happened. I'm happy that God did not give me any problem at all...
    AsianGirl1000 AsianGirl1000 22-25, F 1 Response 5 days ago

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    There is no want? You either are or your not happy?You and you alone decide this state of mind or existence.The aging process has brought me to this very simple realization.It's...
    bignatbreastluver bignatbreastluver 46-50, M 2 Responses Aug 24

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    The rich are poor without God and the poor are rich with God .
    Yovanna Yovanna 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    Without God, I am nothing!
    Sels90 Sels90 22-25, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I wish my life could have turned out differently. I am a married woman, but have been very happy for the last 24 year now. I guess it was ever since we had to sell our new...
    Sara600 Sara600 56-60, F 1 Response Aug 30

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    Iv realized just sitting around waiting for your life to turn around for the better isn't going to fix your anxiety/depression. Iv been battling both of these the last few months...
    ryanjoseph ryanjoseph 18-21, M Sep 5

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    I’ve not been feeling happy in my life for a while now, I feel almost trapped and I don’t know what to do. I’ve been married for 4 years and I’ve got a 2 ½ year old son...
    northwestjames northwestjames 31-35, M 2 Responses Aug 30

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    "The best feeling in the world is realizing that you're perfectly happy without the thing you thought you needed" -Marxie
    JenZ10 JenZ10 18-21, F Sep 8

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    I know how to be truly happy in my life, work, and raising my kids on my own, But I do not know how it feels to be in a truly loving and happy relationship with a woman! I want...
    wjk1849 wjk1849 46-50, M Sep 5

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    Who & where is God? What perfect being creates an imperfect world? Why does evil exist? How does an all mighty powerful creature hide from a mere germ in a enormous galactic solar...
    Mind3Body Mind3Body 18-21, M 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    September 22. Trusting Ourselves. Many of us believed that heeding the words of God or our Higher Power meant following rigid rules, an instruction booklet for life. Many of us...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F 5 hrs ago

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    Life is like a jail sell except the door is left open. You can chose to stay in the sell which represents sin. Or you can leave the sell and follow the path of god. You never know...
    andrewkothe andrewkothe 13-15, M 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    Happiness can be learned, but finding meaning and a purpose in life is what leads to it. Not the other way around. The happiest people appreciate and realise that being happy adds...
    Zelaleme Zelaleme 46-50, F 2 hrs ago

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    'Will' (as in 'free will') refers to the internal power that is ones desires and wants and the ability to manifest (or have manifested) from that power. Some consider that without...
    PurpleGlassPalace PurpleGlassPalace 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 31

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    I don't believe entirely that sufferment and pain bring teach us much. I believe they do other thing way better: they hurt us, they kill our spirit. They hurt so much that we can...
    Fernandotavares Fernandotavares 22-25, M Sep 4

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    I don't know if the Christian god is real or not but if he or she is real i do not wish to have anything to do with them do to his actions in the Bible. However I do inspire from...
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 18-21, M 2 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    Sometimes I feel so down about my life that I think about how to kill myself. I tried to kill myself twice, albeit not very hard. I went to see a therapist and she told me that I...
    PurpleGlassPalace PurpleGlassPalace 26-30, M 12 Responses Aug 24

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    "for our "God is a consuming fire."" Hebrews 12:29 Fire is a source of heat and light, we often use fire to make ground more fertile and to eradicate germs. Fire can cleanse. If...
    PurpleGlassPalace PurpleGlassPalace 26-30, M 1 Response Sep 6