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I Find The Truth Difficult To Believe

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    Christmas

    The retail industry has taken over Christmas.  'This is terrible', I hear you cry, but wait a minute, where did the Christians get Christmas from.  No it's not because Christ was born then, he was born in July.  The celebration was taken from the Old Religion...
    ispreadthetruth ispreadthetruth 70+, M 3 Responses Dec 16, 2009

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    Do You Have Blind Faith?

    It is so easy to believe in what we are told and what we have been brainwashed with from a child.  It all seems so good but look deeper, start using your brain and logic.  Most of the major religions have a history killing and torture, e.g. Christianity and Islam.  How...
    ispreadthetruth ispreadthetruth 70+, M 8 Responses Dec 11, 2009

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    Analogy On Life.

    This is an analogy I just wrote. It seemed right to put it in the context of a letter. I don't know if I'll use it in a story or something. But more or less this explains how I feel about the world sometimes, and my personal take on "blind" faith. Let me know what you...
    asdfasdf246 asdfasdf246 18-21, M 1 Response Dec 12, 2009

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    Others judge when they have no idea. I try my best but usually before I crawl out of bed, its already a bad day. I don't need sympathy from others, but really starting over with...
    duhibrokeit duhibrokeit 31-35, M Nov 14

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    When you start out life having relationships at such a young age...you get use to things that happen in them, right? WRONG! I find that it's the ppl in the relationships that can...
    Scarletlobo1 Scarletlobo1 36-40 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    I don't go out much, but when I do, and when I did, I was always very social. I was a sports person and a social animal. When I talk to people they listen, and they talk back, and...
    dontcareforlabels dontcareforlabels 41-45, M 1 Response Oct 31

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    I need people to talk to about this and I thought this was the best place to come to, the problem is I'm finding it very difficult to be a good Christian and I feel so confused...
    jessiicaaa1995 jessiicaaa1995 18-21, F 20 Responses Nov 6

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    My parents are both teachers. My father at the university now, my mother at a school. She also teaches music. Education is the single most important thing for young people as it...
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad 22-25, F 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I believe if people knew who I really am, they wouldn't like me. If you look at everything I've written on this site a lot of it has been cathartic: I wrote it because I was...
    Nyxii Nyxii 22-25, F 3 days ago

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    I'm difficult. I'm mad 24/7. I even get annoyed by myself. I just want to escape, you know? I want to be chill, and loose. Not always worrying. Worrying if he'll text me back...
    HellaNella HellaNella 16-17, F 1 Response 1 hr ago

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    objective morality There’s something that doesn’t make sense to me about the morality of atheists, evolutionists, and/or those who don’t believe in a god or higher power. I...
    FutureisZERO FutureisZERO 22-25, M 2 Responses 2 days ago

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    DO YOU REALLY KNOW WHAT LOVE IS? A. LOVE IS PATIENT. (Long suffering) Even when you feel like forcefully expressing yourself. Love bears pain or trails without complaint, shows...
    Brandnue Brandnue 31-35, F 6 Responses Nov 16

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    I am starting to believe in myself which is a difficult thing to do. I have always had low self-esteem and it has been difficult to believe any good things about myself and to be...
    00flyaway 00flyaway 41-45, F 3 Responses Oct 30

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    Sometimes, when this world tests me...I feel like it's not a fair test. Or perhaps, that it is more of a provocation than anything else. It feels like everything is made...
    PurpleGlassPalace PurpleGlassPalace 26-30, M 6 Responses 5 days ago

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    ******************************** THE UNIVERSE ********************************* First I want to thank those Christians who sincerely wish to better understand the universe they...
    PYWACKET PYWACKET 61-65, M 1 Response Nov 4

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    Isn't my niece so cute!? She's 2 years older than this now - but I love that picture... Well, I have been super busy lately. I have been like dying slowly from depression, and...
    milehighHeartbreak milehighHeartbreak 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 4

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    I don't believe everything happens for a reason. There is so much in each of our perceived little realities that simply cannot be predicted. Horrible things happen where fault...
    Unalike Unalike 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 7

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    God and Light In exploring the subject of light, I've found it to be amazing and mysterious! When we shut our eyes, all you see is darkness. When we open our eyes, if it's...
    vaylorie vaylorie 46-50, F 8 Responses Oct 30

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    The present is constantly passing, and with it’s departure are fleeing accomplishments and struggles. Although sanity suggests that it is healthier to hold the good times closer...
    GoodSignMan GoodSignMan 26-30, M 2 Responses Nov 5

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    Love is neither black nor white. Relationships are neither black nor white. Living in a world without the grey is constrictive and isolating. You make decisions based on current...
    WingsofTime WingsofTime 22-25, F 2 Responses Nov 7

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    I believe I am involved in a government CIA mind control project. It all started when I turned 18 years old over the next two years I was on a mission to find the truth. Here is...
    feelinspacey feelinspacey 18-21, M 1 Response a week ago

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    I want to come out of my closet strong and more sure of my position in the whole God/Goddess story here....People want to control God/Goddess story...Revelation 11 talks about the...
    MMMartin MMMartin 51-55, F 5 Responses Nov 7

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    I cannot explain it but I honestly do believe different people come into all of our lives for various reasons. It has happened to me on several occasions along with other family...
    mississippiblondegal mississippiblondegal 36-40, F 38 mins ago

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    We all know what it is like to be locked to illusions.it is how we live most of the time.we believe what we choose to believe rether than what is true. Or we don't tell other...
    Zelaleme Zelaleme 46-50, F 1 Response Nov 16

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    Love is really the most powerful thing and yet most people don't really know what it is. So I would like to share something I've found with all you posters. There are a few...
    thepurposeislove thepurposeislove 26-30, M Oct 27

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    I Believed My Parents & My Elders Told Me The Truth About Who They Were The FOIA has allowed me to access information I did not have as a child. The KGB files have made their way...
    Brainyblonde Brainyblonde 66-70, F 1 Response Nov 2

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    I agree there are lots of alien hoax , but there are some things that really make me stop and think...like the Area 51 and after they finally admitted it existed in NV and on the...
    ToTiJeZivot ToTiJeZivot 36-40, F 2 Responses Nov 17

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    It does. And it has. Because living with the burden of someone else's sin certainly imprisoned me. This month I shared a 20-year old secret with an EP member. Oddly the...
    talkinaftermidnight talkinaftermidnight 36-40, M 3 days ago

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    Well, I write 200 stories about my life, but had to erase them all because of negative comments made by people. I wrote about Indian Hindu genocides and how they murdered my...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 30

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    My So-called Mother charges me rent, but is paying her boyfriend's hitman Father to destroy me over the caste system... The last time I paid her $200 rent, out of the $550 that I...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 1 Response Oct 31

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    Ok, I need to share this story! First time I heard about law of attraction, I thought it was pretty bogus, twisted believe, which although very positive way of looking at the world...
    monty1212 monty1212 26-30, F Nov 11

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    I can relate to this COMPLETELY... I found this story and copied a snippet from it… I have changed it a little bit cos some of it is not true but I changed it to the truth and...
    Misscoconut Misscoconut 16-17, F Nov 13

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    November 16. The Victim Trap. The belief that life has to be hard and difficult in the belief that makes a martyr. We can change our negative beliefs about life, and whether we...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F Nov 16

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    November 16. The Victim Trap. The belief that life has to be hard and difficult in the belief that makes a martyr. We can change our negative beliefs about life, and whether we...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F Nov 16

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    Worse still are how many men succeed in covering up they are abusers. Through intimidation. Or big talk of how they hate men that do. Usually talking with violence toward the...
    GivaCafeMatin GivaCafeMatin 56-60, M 5 days ago

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    In fact I know I don't believe in it. There's no such thing. Sure it may seem like it at first but reality always kicks u in the stomach. In the beginning there's always the...
    NATIVEGODDESS2U NATIVEGODDESS2U 46-50, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    When I was younger I used to love two things the news and prayer. I had a favorite children's bible that I read almost every night. I even read to my brother at times. I found...
    Passionfruit3 Passionfruit3 22-25, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    I'm afraid of the truth so live my life in the dark. I don't find answers to questions. I just dwell on them and think of the what ifs. I'm afraid that if I find out what's real...
    bhabhablacksheep bhabhablacksheep 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    True friends are hard to find. A friend will tell you the truth even when you don't want to hear it, be there for you when you're backs against the wall, and listens to you without...
    SentimentalMood SentimentalMood 36-40, F Nov 17

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    After living through a few of life's dramas you would think that we all figure out that the truth always comes out. When it does come out someone always gets hurt. I myself have...
    lake1107 lake1107 31-35, F 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    I don't care what it is - I want the truth. I don't believe in white lies either. If I ask, "Did that meal taste good?" and everyone lies to me by saying yes, I can't improve it...
    Kryfette Kryfette 18-21, F Nov 11

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    I don't have a blog nor do I know how to make one. im not a pastor I haven't been a big believer of the bible for a long time Im a new believer a born again but the truth is...
    LilBigThinker LilBigThinker 22-25, M 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    Pull a chair for God: A man’s daughter had called a priest to pray over her sick and aging father. When the priest visited the home, seeing an empty chair by the cot of the old...
    rajblr1970 rajblr1970 41-45, M 3 Responses Oct 31

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    very very difficult very RARE its a miracle to find one in a life cycle and sometimes u never get to meet any in your life
    dove9 dove9 26-30, F 9 Responses Nov 4

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    You will "think I'm Nuts"; or that I am Filled with Hate. NEITHER are true; but I don't know HOW to convince you. WAR never Ends "on planet Earth"; because NO ONE wants to believe...
    desireindisguise desireindisguise 56-60 Nov 5

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