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I Am Moved By Music As Others Are Moved By God

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 198 People

    Salvation In the Sound and Lyric of the Learned...

    It's amazing how music and lyrics can lift you out of your own hellacious struggle. Music has saved me, over and over again.Music and lyrics are my safe haven, I can't operate without them. Music IS my Faith, Hope and Guide.Deal with it.
    TheRealWoman TheRealWoman 31-35, F 9 Responses Jul 6, 2009

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    Music Snobbery

    I have been accused of being a "music snob" because so many of the bands I listen to are not well known and I rarely share new music I discover with others. I don't listen to the radio and have no desire to learn the dance that accompanies "Soulja Boy" (sp...
    OFFthecuff OFFthecuff 22-25, F 13 Responses Feb 15, 2008

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    Look This Up

    Song- black viking By immortal technique.
    demonichelpers demonichelpers 18-21, M Oct 18, 2012

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    Music

    I love much of the Rock music of the seventies and into the eighties/nineties. Most of the older music I got from listening to my parents music. Led Zeppelin, AC/DC, Pink Floyd, THE CARS, Boston, Nirvana,  Madonna.. it's a long list. My earbuds are stuck to my ears most of the...
    Charleen78 Charleen78 26-30, F 1 Response Jun 5, 2013

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    Strength Of The World

    STRENGTH OF THE WORLD Is on my shoulders STRENGTH OF THE WORLD Is on my side STRENGTH OF THE WORLD The one true beholder ICE IN MY VEINS For those who've died...
    Playarinfonito Playarinfonito 13-15, M Nov 23, 2013

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    It's True.

    Some people pray, i put music on. Some people believe in god, i believe in music. Music is so much more beautiful and reliable. You know it's there and you don't have to hope that it does something. I believe in the power of music. (very corny, i know)
    blackveilbride51 blackveilbride51 16-17, F Jan 5, 2012

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    First Love

    So little to say But so much time Despite my empty mouth The words are in my mind Please wear the face The one where you smile Because you Lighten up my heart When I start to cry Forgive me first love But I'm tired I need to get away To...
    IamLikeNoOthers IamLikeNoOthers 18-21, F Apr 27, 2010

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    Related Experiences

    My dad and I connected through music since the day I was born. I knew how to bang my head listening to Ozzy Osbourne and Led Zeppelin before I could spell my first word. Once, I...
    Sorfarina Sorfarina 26-30, F 1 Response 33 mins ago

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    the bible is NOT to taken literally..... people who quote scripture in detail DRIVE ME CRAZY,its only a book ,pace 6 of the Comcast DVR manual reads 'ultra~VNC software...
    miimii0069 miimii0069 26-30, F 1 hr ago

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    BIBLE : :Genesis 1:28 : God blessed them and said to them, "Be fruitful and increase in number; fill the earth and subdue it. Rule over the fish in the sea and the birds in the...
    Stephenrko Stephenrko 36-40, M 2 Responses 1 hr ago

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    I want a trophy wife more than ANYTHING…I have no idea why a woman thinks that is bad… I would LOVE nothing more than a woman.. I can point to… and say...
    nocool nocool 41-45, M 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    ' I can't feel my face when I'm with you...but I LOVE it. ' I love that my neighbors are cool with me blasting music :*
    GiiGi GiiGi 22-25, F 4 hrs ago

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    lightning strike by snow patrol. I love the voice combined with the music. pure bliss
    bubbathebirdy bubbathebirdy 13-15, F 5 hrs ago

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    The Son of Man has come to seek and to save that which was lost. —Luke 19:10.The film Amazing Grace was set in the late 1700s. It tells the story of William Wilberforce, a...
    GraceIsMine GraceIsMine 66-70, F 5 hrs ago

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    Another flawed view from Christianity is their view on "heaven" Really? So after death you think your "spirit" (that u have no proof of either) floats away to wherever heaven is...
    201rainbow 201rainbow 26-30, F 4 Responses 5 hrs ago

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    What must it be like for God ? Always hearing Christians moaning and complaining and begging him to make them a special case and not to suffer the same illnesses and problems that...
    ardentizzy ardentizzy 66-70, M 4 Responses 6 hrs ago

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    Cay Caulker is a tiny island off the coast of Belize.  An island originally 5 miles long and about a mile wide, was turned into 2 islands by a hurricane.  One island is...
    Extant1 Extant1 51-55, M 8 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    Let it be by the Beatles, for anyone who needs inspirational music ❤️
    crypticcrime crypticcrime 18-21, F 7 hrs ago

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    Driving with My Car Radio On Almost Full Volume. Back when I was about say 7 or 8, I started to like to listen to country and western and also rock and roll music and would...
    BlueJeanedPrincess BlueJeanedPrincess 56-60, F 8 hrs ago

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    I love how song that people hear on the radio can have so much meaning and almost have a plot, and I also love all the ignorant people who are like "wait songs have meaning?"
    jasonthesnowflake jasonthesnowflake 13-15, M 8 hrs ago

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    I do, it's good manners and it doesn't take any effort - I think little things like that are nice! But if they don't say thank you, I'll slam the next one in their face!
    CaffeineJunky CaffeineJunky 18-21, F 10 Responses 9 hrs ago

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    I’m from a very religious family and since I was little I always had my issues, conflicts, questions and problems with god and religions in general. I get people want to have...
    JadeKnight JadeKnight 26-30, T 1 Response 11 hrs ago

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    One AD. Electronic music from 2000
    onlinejnke onlinejnke 46-50, M 14 hrs ago

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    What's the point of praying? Hands clapped together as u whisper ur wishes however small they might be, that you ace your final or pray that ur sister recovers from an illness...
    201rainbow 201rainbow 26-30, F 6 Responses 14 hrs ago

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    I believe in God. I witness God'd goodness since I was young. I had been raised a christian- Protestant. As I noticed, ( as I had online friends with people in the whole world...
    greenamythese77 greenamythese77 18-21, F 2 Responses 15 hrs ago

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    It never cease to amaze me how deep the basic animal instincts go in us humans, and how strong of a need people have to have the protection of a "heard", so to speak. I don't...
    MantisReligiosa MantisReligiosa 66-70, F 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    I don't believe in God. When I say it out loud, it's hard for me to understand why. I've always believed in God as a kid. I was raised that God heals all and we must pray everyday...
    Shygal3029876 Shygal3029876 18-21, F 3 days ago

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    GOD BLESS THE DAY HOW I GET MY EX HUSBAND BACK Hello my name is Babarah from CANADA. i just want to share my experience and testimony here.. i was married for 6 years to my...
    babarah babarah 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    The Holy One alone is my goodness; His Name is all beauty, His Life is all breath, there is no other blessing in the earth, but His blessing, there is no light in all the heavens...
    KuiperSupper KuiperSupper 22-25, F 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Here is a little prayer I say to our abuser every day. I just thought I would share it with everyone. I understand there is power in prayer so I hope it says what I want to say to...
    DGA2000 DGA2000 61-65 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    THIS POEM EXPLAINS MY FAITH IN FATE...BUT FOREMOST IN GOD... LET NOT PAIN, GRIEVANCES AND SORROW, DWELL IN MY LIFE TODAY NOR TOMORROW, LET NOT THE HANDS OF TIME, STRIKE ME...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Over here I can complain about my neighbors and their need to spend so much damn money on everything, as I can't compete. Can't join them, for they are more advantaged, not doing...
    jaymepopejoy jaymepopejoy 56-60, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I absolutely love classical music. There are both sides to it, emotional pleasure and mathematical pleasure. The only reason I still exist is because of classical music. It never...
    PrestoAgitato PrestoAgitato 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 23

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    I've always loved music, as a young boy my Dad loved Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Elvis, Tony Bennett, people like that, my Mom loved the Beatles, Beach Boys, The Four Seasons, then...
    aerosnz aerosnz 56-60, M 1 Response Jul 22

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    Well, as you may know, I am the First Mystical One Man Band who "makes sacred" and I do.There are some who do not get it. I am unrefined!It is not what you would expect from any...
    HallowOneBand HallowOneBand 36-40, M 1 Response Jul 21

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    Two things very recently have moved me. One are the Rodgers and Hammerstein musicals, and the other was watching The Who's Quadrophenia arranged classically and performed by the...
    ClownNine ClownNine 56-60, M Jul 20

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    Human beings in a mob What’s a mob to a king? What’s a king to a god? What’s a god to a non-believer, Who don’t believe in anything? We make it out alive All right, all...
    varjakpaw varjakpaw 18-21, F Jul 20

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    I've decided that im going to have a music profession. I really don't have anything in the genre I wouldn't love doing but my only condition is that I want to be able to share my...
    That1KidNo1Notices That1KidNo1Notices 13-15, F Jul 20

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    I have never found self pity to be a helpful friend, and it won't be for you.. .I call you to manhood, to embrace the hard things in life for they are how God trains us to be...
    MrHeartaFire MrHeartaFire 41-45, M Jul 19

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    I absolutely love music, I always have... from the first 45 my mom gave me. You know, one of those square, briefcase looking record players that had horrible sound and a cheap...
    slimmmerman slimmmerman 41-45, M Jul 18

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    A wonderful piece of music. They are using it on a BMW advert now.... this is the live version
    Hypnotia Hypnotia 51-55, M 1 Response Jul 17

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