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I Am Spiritual, Not Religious

For everyone who believes in a higher power, be it God, Great Spirit, or whatever you may call it, but doesn't necessarily blindly believe any of the "Holy Books" that every religion has. 2,952 People

    HAS SOMETHING LIKE THIS EVER HAPPPEN TO ANYONE???? SIGN OR COINCEDENCE??Looking for people's opinions... I'll try to keep it short.. I dated a girl for 2 years and was engaged...
    MikeGmike MikeGmike 36-40, M 3 Responses Jan 3

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    I believe what I want and don't shove my beliefs down other people's throats. I wish no one would try to convince people to abandon their believes, just to follow their own.
    VioletCarroll VioletCarroll 13-15, F 2 Responses Jan 2

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    One of the most valuable lessons I’ve learned has to do with two kinds of smart. I sum it up like this: Intelligence is learning from your mistakes, but wisdom is learning from...
    OceanLock OceanLock 26-30, M Dec 26, 2013

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    The Buddha - There are rules in the Pali canon, by which to live, to put into your life. The Buddha lived a long life but found Nibbana, a self realisation and the ending of the...
    aoutdouze aoutdouze 18-21, F Oct 26, 2013

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    God Is A Three Letter Word - God is a 3 letter word God is a simple 3 letter word Since your birth it’s been heard All part of religious programming Like JC on the cross...
    MAKETEANOTWAR MAKETEANOTWAR 41-45, M 1 Response Dec 15, 2012

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    The Divine Feminine - A poem, from the Gnostic gospels...one of the many portions of the Bible depicting the feminine as divine..with spirituality and sexuality described as...
    SweetGG SweetGG 26-30, F 3 Responses Nov 2, 2013

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    “I've been making a list of the things they don't teach you at school. They don't teach you how to love somebody. They don't teach you how to be famous. They don't teach you how...
    OceanLock OceanLock 26-30, M 4 Responses Dec 9, 2013

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    Religion.... - OK before i start, everything in this world is open to a different point of view. With that i would like to say most religions have a couple things in common, like...
    Vampireloveless Vampireloveless 18-21, F Nov 9, 2013

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    Ego Has The Better Of You - The EGO MIND The mind that holds you fixated The mind that confuses and controls The mind set’s it trap leading you into delusion The reason …The...
    1UNITY 1UNITY 56-60, F 1 Response Nov 29, 2011

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    Wonderings Of A Child's Mind - As far back as I can remember, I have questioned religion, all of them. I began my own research to find A Truth. So many different kinds of teachings...
    MorningBreeze MorningBreeze 56-60, F 3 Responses Nov 11, 2013

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    Extremely Anti-religious - From my point of view all religions are man made... if there is a god then he's the same for everyone and he's not waiting for one to follow this or...
    pepperony pepperony 26-30, M 8 Responses Mar 23, 2009

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    One - The time to see the symbols as they are They fit the panels and the linings They fit your perceptions just through your eyes only Then what is the focus of your eyes To tell...
    1UNITY 1UNITY 56-60, F Apr 1, 2012

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    Spirituality Exists Without Theism Too... - i do not believe in deities or any kind of religion but i am one with awareness and i am seeking impeccability in my life. spirituality...
    Arelya Arelya 31-35, F 7 Responses Mar 24, 2012

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    The Silence The Gateway - How can silence be the open door into all that is beyond this realm of illusion? It is as if the nothing of existence becomes all in the space of silence...
    1UNITY 1UNITY 56-60, F Feb 14, 2012

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    There Is No Need To Believe.... - be•lief Noun: An acceptance that a statement is true or that something exists. Something one accepts as true or real; a firmly held opinion or...
    ladyrhiannon824 ladyrhiannon824 22-25, F 6 Responses Mar 1, 2012

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    The Path Of Unconditional Love - How can any sane person say the universe and the world came from nothing ? I say to the illogical person, spent your life building the most...
    SD22 SD22 46-50 6 Responses Feb 12, 2011

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    A Feast On The Mountain Yeah... - My grandfather was a religious man so when he died he had a full religious service. I was sitting there listening to the priest. I do admit i...
    Sealotus Sealotus 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 13, 2013

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    Nature Worshipper - I am a pagan and believe that life is found everywhere in the natural world. If there are deities these would be planetary spirits, star spirits. But I prefer...
    secretdave58 secretdave58 56-60, M Oct 26, 2013

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    Husband Is Christian , I Am Not Religious. - I'm going to put my story out here and see if anyone has any advise for me. I believe in God, a higher power I know exists but I am not...
    hardtime32 hardtime32 31-35, F 2 Responses Sep 8, 2013

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    Explaining How Inner Balance And Receptive Response To People's Energy Works. - you believe that all power of inner balance is used by those who are intendants to the inner...
    aitan20 aitan20 26-30, M Sep 7, 2013

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    The Journey - Spent 15 long confusing years searching for answers within.  Experienced many different pathways to inner peace, learned deep meditation and wondered what each...
    Libra56 Libra56 56-60, F 4 Responses Oct 9, 2008

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    Why Lock God In? - You can’t box in or place this pure entity in boxed words…. Like truth “It has no boundaries” That is why……. The shift is occurring so that the OLD...
    1UNITY 1UNITY 56-60, F 4 Responses Oct 15, 2011

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    Perfect Silence - Four close friends vowed to each other to observe silence for seven days.The first day passed well. But as the evening progressed and the oil lamps became dim...
    lanie2013 lanie2013 31-35, F 1 Response Sep 28, 2013

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    The Soul’s Twin Vision - Perception the key to unveil the truth Imagination will loosen illusions grip These two fundamentals perception/imagination the tools of the seeker Help...
    1UNITY 1UNITY 56-60, F 3 Responses Apr 22, 2012

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    I Am A Child Of God - Love to know I do not follow any religionnor denominationI keep this to myselffor I know,others will not understand.That's fine with mebecause it's personal.I...
    bemyvalentine bemyvalentine 51-55, F 4 Responses May 8, 2012

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    Yin/Yang of an OLD Soul - I knell at the temple of the soul To be touched with divine love The hunger is thirsted The now is the word The word is love The truth is love To be...
    1UNITY 1UNITY 56-60, F Dec 21, 2011

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    If you have laws then you should follow them. If you believe in teachings then you should adhere to them, but if you believe in the truth, no matter what it may be, then you are...
    T4RD15 T4RD15 26-30 a week ago

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    Religious Ignorance - Over the years I have spoken to a great many individuals attached to various religious organization, and recently through EP I have managed to expand on these...
    WrathAngel WrathAngel 36-40, F 9 Responses Apr 17, 2012

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    I believe life is more important than money, i will do anything i must to maintain my life and the lives of those in whom i love and care for. Currently money is what will do this...
    anton88 anton88 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 5

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    Your Beliefs In Relgion, Spiritual And Even You Dont. - I love to understand what people believe in spiritual ways, and even if they dont think there is a God. I can understand to...
    shelleyneeds shelleyneeds 46-50, F 3 Responses Oct 26, 2013

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    Serenity - In learning about philosophy and history, we talked about religion. Primarily, yoga is NoT a religion; but a mere belief to attain the spark of divinity within yourself...
    Sylphy Sylphy 41-45, F 6 Responses Nov 4, 2012

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    Creator Or Maker? - Hand before hand, knee before knee, Trying to feel how we be Foot before foot, heel before heel, Trying to learn from what we feel Who created me and who made...
    nebuchadneza nebuchadneza 31-35, F Nov 30, 2013

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    Greetings to all, my purpose here is to share my knowledge to you, my bothers and sisters. Please know, I'm here to help you prosper spiritually and mentally. You are always...
    OdonataFaerie OdonataFaerie 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 6

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    I believe in a Creater, but I have always questioned religion. It's a social construct and every religious text has discrepancies. I find that religion narrows people's minds and...
    ilovemydashchund ilovemydashchund 22-25, F 2 Responses Dec 13, 2013

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    White Light, Dark Light Or Grey Light? - Every atom is a mini universe with all the majesty of the one we reside in.  Every mind is another universe.  There is a whole cosmos...
    badbinary badbinary 36-40, M 6 Responses Apr 8, 2012

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    Do You Believe In God? - I believe in God. But my perception of him is a bit different. Here in our country, we have a saying, "Whatever God does, God does it for good". When I...
    wastedtears wastedtears 26-30, F 3 Responses Oct 20, 2013

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    The Divine Power Of The Spirit - I've never really felt "religious" been to church growing up because my parents forcefully made me go. I've tried building a relationship with the...
    Caleb22 Caleb22 22-25, M 2 Responses Mar 28, 2012

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    I Have Tried Religion - Man Made - I am very spiritual, but I have learned thru trial and error that the answers are not in what others say is the truth.  I have learned to do...
    krazeeKimberly krazeeKimberly 46-50, F 8 Responses Nov 25, 2010

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    Spirituality Is Freedom - For me spirituality is freedom. Religions contain so many rules and can be very restricting. Although, of course, a lot of what religions teach is...
    moa moa 26-30, F 3 Responses Oct 10, 2008

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    Enslaving The Mind, To Control The Body - From a very young age I started asking questions that went against the religious teachings that I was exposed to. In time it was clear...
    Falcran Falcran 41-45, M 1 Response Dec 1, 2011

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    I've been raised spiritually all my life and I've lived spiritually too, it makes more sense but even though I've lived like that I'm leaning towards having no beliefs
    kkp02 kkp02 18-21, F 4 Responses Feb 7

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    I do not believe in god or jesus christ. However, i do believe in supernatural entities. How does that work? Lol
    lazyk lazyk 26-30, M 2 Responses a week ago

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    Wiccan - Hey! I'm wiccan, so deal with it. Most people look down on me for it, but its not bad! It's basically the love of nature, among other things. Don't diss it if you haven't...
    destinykaye destinykaye 13-15, F 3 Responses Oct 31, 2013

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    You Make Your Own Music - Ring tone of your soulYour craft dipped in magicSlow in motion fast in devotionSlipped by the road to DamascusYour hands are the toolsYour heart is full...
    1UNITY 1UNITY 56-60, F 2 Responses Feb 27, 2013

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    Spiritual - I have SPIRITUAL beliefs but I'm not RELIGIOUS! How difficult it is for many people to grasp this foundational point about me. Let me try to explain for our collective...
    willknowmore willknowmore 56-60, M Sep 29, 2013

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    This year I am going to explore my spirituality I am tired of talking to god through prayer I am going to listen to god through meditation
    coraleigh coraleigh 36-40, F 11 Responses Apr 1

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    That Figure - I've never had to go to church as a child, but god was always a conversation in my home. I like to believe because just that figure alone gives me something to hold...
    ScandalousThoughts1 ScandalousThoughts1 18-21, F Sep 10, 2013

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    To Be - The Being In - The being to BE The being to be out of the jail of the human mind The being to be all that is known now That can Be in the Be The being the vibration of the...
    1UNITY 1UNITY 56-60, F Nov 10, 2012

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    Celebrate Life !! - Read a nice write-up with great moral..... it goes as below: As soon as you die, your identity becomes a "Body". People use phrases like: "Bring the body...
    grewal1985 grewal1985 26-30, M Oct 22, 2013

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    What Value Is Faith? - I’ve been accused of not having faith, because I don’t attend church services. Its usually said with a bit of derision, or pity it seems. It’s true I...
    daltxn daltxn 46-50, M 5 Responses Sep 20, 2012

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    I have always been a spiritual person and have always believed in a highter pwer but its a personel beief of mine that "God" or a higher power lives within us all as passion and...
    AX5625 AX5625 31-35, M 2 Responses Mar 2

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    Part 2 of my 1st post... My ex girlfriend's birthday is 922 and it seems its been popping up a lot... I notice it a lot on clocks, license plate etc.. I watch videos online and it...
    MikeGmike MikeGmike 36-40, M 4 Responses Jan 3