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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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    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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    I tried many things hoping to find truth. Relegion & philosophy, drugs and love... None of these made me happy, cause I'd always find the lies in each... But of all these things...
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    Do The Right Thing. Would you like to know the one secret that above all others can change your life forever? Would you like to know the one thing you can do, that will earn you...
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    The Rapture.. Carol Brooks “Today’s church wants to be raptured from responsibility.” [Leonard Ravenhill] ON THIS PAGE Introduction Does It Matter? Beliefs...
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    Earlier this year I saw a movie, a romantic comedy, about a divorced couple that reunites. There is a scene where the wife is giving advice to a soon to be married young women who...
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    I have met many of my soul mates because I believe soul mates are those we share past lives with. However, I want to meet a soul mate who shares the same exact feelings about me...
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    Timeline part 2. All of my metaphysical training and all my observations of the human experience, around the world and in my own life, tell me that there are no coincidences. There...
    bcvegas4u2 bcvegas4u2 66-70, M Jan 21

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    This is the age where discernment lacking. Truth is anything that feel good to the individual, sanctimonious clichés have replaced going to the Bible for answers, anything...
    Cootamundra Cootamundra 70+, M 1 Response Jan 21

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    God and me (Nothing but the truth) Every time I find evidence, I end up doubting if its true evidence. But theres always someone telling me its true, I was made this was. I...
    HandyMannyWanny HandyMannyWanny 16-17, M 2 Responses Jan 22

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    When I debate non-believers, they frequently take a psychological approach to explain away my faith. For example, they will say "you simply believe because you inherited your faith...
    Calicoder Calicoder 22-25, M 3 days ago

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    I Believe in the infinite Love and Light of God and I do not choose to bind myself to any specific set of ideals or teachings for there is truth in all scriptures and teachings...
    Alominati Alominati 18-21, M 2 Responses 6 days ago

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    I'm frustrated almost beyond reason at the narrow-minded attitudes people allow themselves to have towards those who are different from themselves. My partner has expressed to...
    lyhoma lyhoma 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 11

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    "There is a way that seems right to a man, but its end leads to death""For narrow is the way that leads to Life, and only a few find it""I have set before you Life and Death...
    Izzoselius Izzoselius 22-25, M 1 Response Jan 18

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    Jesus Christ on the infallibility of scripture by Dr David Livingston Published: 6 April 2004 (GMT+10) There is considerable debate these days concerning the inerrancy...
    Cootamundra Cootamundra 70+, M 1 Response Jan 21

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    The Old Cross and the New ALL UNANNOUNCED AND MOSTLY UNDETECTED there has come in modern times a new cross into popular evangelical circles. It is like the old cross, but...
    Cootamundra Cootamundra 70+, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I can't remember the six first years of my life but they were the happiest years i've had for sure.I lived my life thinking that i had everything,that i was the luckiest person on...
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    I am Christian and I'm interested learning more about other religions, as well as always striving to learn more about my own. I think there's always more we can learn about each...
    Hania17 Hania17 16-17, F Jan 1

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    I want to write something. I want to tell a story about my life and time. However, this segment, this section of my life is not over yet. I don’t know the meaning of the...
    AwakeYetDreaming AwakeYetDreaming 36-40, M 2 Responses Jan 2

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    The late Whitney Houston sang ... If somebody loved you, don't they always love you? I look in your eyes and know you still care. I believe love is eternal and endless. And all...
    Stufy Stufy 46-50 1 Response a week ago

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    Are Christians Forbidden To Consume Blood? The following story was posted by Jimmy Akin in Catholic Answers. Are Christians Forbidden to Consume Blood? by Jimmy Akin 11/18...
    perseverer perseverer 51-55, F 3 Responses 6 days ago

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    This is actually a long question...So I'm a 14 year old girl who is having an online relationship with a guy 5 years older then me and we have a age gap and a distant relationship...
    hewie13 hewie13 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 2

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    What Does The Bible Say About Itself? Is the Word of God just an old history book that has been changed through the years? Has God preserved his Word? For what reason did God put...
    Stigmata1 Stigmata1 26-30, M 13 Responses Jan 20

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    When I was 4 y/o I didn't like leaving home when it's raining, so my mum made believe that the rain makes your hair longer.... it took me 2 years to find the truth -,-
    Samousse Samousse 22-25, F Jan 22

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    Questions regarding the Catholic faith. I have been told the Hail Mary is found in scripture, is that in the Catholic Bible only because I can't seem to find it in my own. Please...
    Stigmata1 Stigmata1 26-30, M 7 Responses Jan 22

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    Oh Lord, please forgive these people who are out to be offensive to people of faiths they themselves don't recognize. They find various ways to MAKE us think that we are wrong and...
    rfrr56 rfrr56 70+, M 3 Responses Jan 24

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    Be cautious of false teachers. 1 Timothy 4:1-5 Now the Spirit speaketh expressly, that in the latter times some shall depart from the faith, giving heed to seducing spirits, and...
    Stigmata1 Stigmata1 26-30, M 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    I can't believe when I see the young people these days.They are becoming so oriented to their wants and needs that what others think does not matter to them .
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    My Beliefs: Once Saved Always Saved I am what some people would say to be a, Once Saved Always Saved Christian. Usually when you hear that term its written by someone that is...
    Stigmata1 Stigmata1 26-30, M 6 Responses Jan 3

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    My Beliefs: Once Saved Always Saved (UPDATED) I am what some people would say to be a, Once Saved Always Saved Christian. Usually when you hear that term its written by someone...
    Stigmata1 Stigmata1 26-30, M 5 Responses Jan 4

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    {Your radiance shines in every atom of creation yet our petty desires keep it hidden. Like the beautiful wife of a prince You dwell in a lonely place. If you came out of hiding...
    Camouflage Camouflage 18-21, M 1 Response Jan 9

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    Many of us assume that if we simply ask God for patients ,love and kindness He will arrive at our doorstep with a plate full of everything we requested of Him what I'm learning is...
    niceguycursed niceguycursed 31-35, M 2 Responses Jan 12

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    Has anyone noticed that when someone lies to you, you are less likely to believe anything else they say. Then when they tell the truth finally, you just can't trust them, but if...
    MountainDew365 MountainDew365 13-15, M Jan 24

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    Heres a lady not afraid to tell it like it is! About Us Subscribe Contact Us Donate RSS Obamacare's Annus Horribilis December 31, 2014 - 6:22 AM By...
    The1960texan The1960texan 51-55, M 2 Responses Jan 2

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    YES THEY DO.THERE IS STILL A STIGMA AROUND IT;THAT STIGMA MUST END NOW!To this very day for us, the sufferers, it is difficult to broach this subject without fear, trepidation...
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    I have been going to church all my life. We were the family that went to 3 times a week and Sunday. I don"t know what happened to me. As I became a teenager, I was more...
    seriousmommyprob seriousmommyprob 31-35, F 6 Responses Jan 18

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    My sexuality is not a sin, (Bear with me) I know I continue to speak of this matter, but I feel the spirit give me wisdom and now I speak as if I am a wise teacher, as his wisdom...
    HandyMannyWanny HandyMannyWanny 16-17, M 1 Response Jan 19

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    Finding you is never hard, but keeping you is where the difficulty lies.. I think and wish we didn't have free will. Some of us are unfortunately not strong enough for it. I'm...
    terriblefixations terriblefixations 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 23

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    I was raised catholic...well not in a strict catholic manner...we frequently went to church. Before tucking me in I always said a prayer with my mother and at school we had...
    mishale80 mishale80 31-35, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Since I was... 12 or 13 I've had people mistake my age by about 3 years more usually. Being raised by my grandma has given me a very mature state of mind and I respond to things in...
    MyDaddysSpecialGirl MyDaddysSpecialGirl 18-21, F 9 Responses Jan 1

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    Eternal life: promise or possession. Carol Brooks. Introduction: It has to be noted that Once Saved, Always Saved differs from the Calvinistic doctrine of Perseverance of the...
    Cootamundra Cootamundra 70+, M 2 Responses Jan 3

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    There is this thing ive been hiding for sooo long ...a month actually !!! In my case ...it looks like ive been wondering through galaxies in no time determined ...but all my little...
    FreedomVirus FreedomVirus 13-15, F 1 Response Jan 4

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