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I Find The Truth Difficult To Believe

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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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    Not that I'm a particularly shy person or unsocial. I do well at my retail job, I have no problem with talking to random people or having deep discussions. It just seems so...
    BeastTreets BeastTreets 22-25, F a week ago

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    With people who want to be your friend when you are just starting to know them.Who want to meet you as soon as they start messaging you and act as if you have known them all your...
    restored87 restored87 46-50, F 2 Responses Jun 30

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    I love starting new things, projects, ideas but when it comes close to being finished I always see what's wrong with it and it becomes a never-ending case of perfecting it. When I...
    evhutton evhutton 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 3

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    I've just moved into year 11 and on a new timetable. The problem is that a lot of my subject teachers have changed from last year and It's kind of upsetting me.. I may sound a bit...
    princess9914 princess9914 13-15, F Jul 9

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    Sometime i just feel that the one meant for me is not in the country I live in. If I find him I believe I would be able to follow him anywhere.
    missfrederica missfrederica 22-25, F 4 Responses Jul 8

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    I have never experienced anything that was clearly paranormal, but I have heard so many stories enough for me to believe them. One of them revolves around my grandfather. I have...
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    We often go about life forgetting some simple truths that lets us know that our life is important and we need to value it to make it worthwhile. So here is a reminder.. There is...
    valerian777 valerian777 41-45, M Jul 7

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    lets play!(: i dont really have anything better to do,message me dares and truths in the comments
    victoriaxawesome victoriaxawesome 13-15, F 3 Responses 2 hrs ago

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    The truth hurts... but dishonesty hurts more. I know many will disagree with that statement, but I am sure that just as many will agree. The choice between a painful truth and...
    Lullacus Lullacus 18-21, F Jul 6

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    What I Believe And Learned About Forgiveness At first the theory, the thoughts, the things I believe. Then one real example from life. --- I believe that there is no fulfilling...
    Soniador1963 Soniador1963 46-50, M Jul 3

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    Revelation, how can we understand the end?, If we don't know what went on in the beginning? As Jesus stated in, (Matt 24:37 )" But as the days of Noah were, so shall also the...
    Tapsalot Tapsalot 46-50, M 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    “I remember the Chronicles of Angevil, that the Zombies will find the Ice Wall while the Fighters divide and defend and expel. I realized that the ice wall was and what the...
    1a2l3j 1a2l3j 46-50, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    July 10. Ending Relationships. It takes courage and honesty to end a relationship - with friends, loved ones, or a work relationship. Sometimes, it may appear easier to let the...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F Jul 10

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    July 10. Ending Relationships. It takes courage and honesty to end a relationship - with friends, loved ones, or a work relationship. Sometimes, it may appear easier to let the...
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    It's impossible to write my story, because I know that no one will ever believe me... When you're in love, it's hard not to do anything for the person you care about... No one...
    HUMAN2BME HUMAN2BME 26-30, F 2 Responses Jul 18

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    This is a post by someone who's profile was deleted for whatever reason, and sine it has helped so many while it was on here, but since it was deleted I'll re-post it so it can...
    joshwilburn1017 joshwilburn1017 18-21, M 6 days ago

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    Telling The Truth. We should ALWAYS tell the truth! Is that so? I believe I know where that little chestnut originates from. Sometimes the worse thing one can do is tell the truth...
    berangere berangere 66-70, F 2 Responses Jul 6

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    ***Post of the Day*** Find out more at: www.facebook.com/FavorUponYouThe Qur’an’s Challenge: A Literary and Linguistic MiracleHow are stylistic variations unique to the...
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    years ago i found her, she is perfect we clicked we where perfect. but life gives you hurdles that change the game on many levels wich made me loose her. but not before falling...
    vince89 vince89 22-25, M 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    I believe in the cosmos: “all that is, all that was, and all that ever will be”. I believe that everyone and everything in it are interconnected and this informs the way in...
    bethturner bethturner 26-30, F 5 Responses Jul 7

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    My name is Desi and I was born 10/13/1979 in Einstein Hospital in the Bronx NY. My mother, Andrea, will not tell me who my real father is, I grew up with a step father. She claims...
    imdesi imdesi 31-35, F 2 Responses Jul 3

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    In my chart how do I read this! - You faced a fair number of challenges in your life, especially in the first half of life, in which your attempts to express your will were often...
    Diamond1029 Diamond1029 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 7

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    Table of Truth II - Islam versus the Bible --- they cannot both be true. Muslims and Christians do NOT worship the same God. Islam is entirely based on the word of one illiterate...
    OnewithJC OnewithJC 36-40, F 13 Responses Jul 6

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    My mom and dad have always instilled in me the goodness and grace of God and I believe in him wholeheartedly. However, I've been exploring spirituality lately and feel like its...
    ayceofspades ayceofspades 18-21 Jul 10

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    I realize that writing letters to you no longer has the same appeal as it did when we first fell in love, but it could be therapy for me nonetheless, so here it goes. It is...
    angiede angiede 26-30, F 5 Responses Jul 14

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    "Perfectly Imperfect We have all heard that no two snowflakes are alike. Each snowflake takes the perfect form for the maximum efficiency and effectiveness for its journey. And...
    Aimee17 Aimee17 36-40, F 1 Response Jul 6

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    Having just got very worked up reading a Twitter flame war on the subject (what can I say, I need a life), I'm going to try to explain the necessity of secularism in a way that...
    winstonwelles winstonwelles 26-30, M 1 Response Jul 13

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    I have been a believer of God and lover of Christ for 6 yrs now. My sister sees the difference in me and says she knows there is a God but the thoughts of all the truth and what I...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Jul 19

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    so many people believe that they should tell lies to cover the disgusting nature of their actions but in truth , nothing is more beautiful than the utterances of truth , because...
    Nichalas Nichalas 22-25, M Jul 10

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    My magical journey( based on book The magic" by Rhonda Byrne.(For attracting my perfect dream job) Day 6- Works like magic This is very useful exercise for the folks who are...
    TrueLoverN TrueLoverN 26-30, F Jul 17

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    I mean this in a more broad sense. I want to believe in the truth even if it is an uncomfortable one. I don't know if there is an afterlife but if there isn't then I want the...
    jaredtucker jaredtucker 18-21, M Jul 20

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    Hello, I have been an empath with E.S.P. since birth but had a hard time getting my elders to acknowledge my gift. After a while I gave up on trying to get anyone to believe me...
    Brydem Brydem 26-30, M 2 Responses Jul 9

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    I don't mean to be difficult, I really don't. It just kind of happens sometimes and I can't go back and change it.. I always avoid questions, even the pointless ones, but I just...
    SwimmingDarkness SwimmingDarkness 16-17, F 6 days ago

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    July 3. Directness. So much of our communication can reflect our need to control. We say what we think others want to hear. We try to keep others from getting angry, feeling...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F Jul 3

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    July 3. Directness. So much of our communication can reflect our need to control. We say what we think others want to hear. We try to keep others from getting angry, feeling...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F Jul 3

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    Life has knocked me down more times than I can remember; There where so many dark hours, storms which shook my very foundation. Every morning as promised the sun came up; After...
    Jay04Sch Jay04Sch 36-40, F Jul 5

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    I believe in... that two people can look at the exact same thing and see something totally different. I believe… that your life can be changed in a matter of hours by people who...
    PepperX PepperX 22-25, F Jul 10

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    I have wanted a closer relationship with God, and I started praying more. I have been having some difficult times coping with the stresses of my profession in healthcare and other...
    lady018 lady018 26-30, F 5 Responses Jul 18

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    About 12 years ago, I was at a really low point in my life. I decided I needed to do something different and after some inner soul searching, I realized that the one constant in my...
    Ressalg Ressalg 41-45, M 3 Responses Jul 20

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    July 24. Denial. Denial is a powerful tool. Never underestimate its ability to cloud your vision. Be aware that, for many reasons, we have become experts at using this tool to...
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    July 24. Denial. Denial is a powerful tool. Never underestimate its ability to cloud your vision. Be aware that, for many reasons, we have become experts at using this tool to...
    zeeva70 zeeva70 41-45, F 6 days ago

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    I have done wrong just like everyone else. I have sinned and I have doubted. But at the end of the day I know it's all real. God is good and generous. Confusing sometimes, but...
    Kmarcum99 Kmarcum99 13-15, F 7 Responses Jul 5

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    1. God... His revealed plan and His grace 2. Love... its power to forgive and sacrifice 3. Marriage... its blessings 4. Truth... whether you choose to believe it or not 5. Family...
    wiredwolf wiredwolf 31-35, M 1 Response Jul 5

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    So People Are Abusing EP's Flagging SystemWell that's ok, you will not silence the truth. And I have not violated EP's Community Guidelines! I have been a member since 2010 and I...
    OnewithJC OnewithJC 36-40, F 4 Responses Jul 6

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