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I Found God

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 81 People

    I Wasn't Raised In a Christ Based Home.

    Life in my youth was tough.  Among other things, I was raped 2 times by the time I was 12.  Then only time I went to church, I was sent there by my mother to get her out of her hair. There were times when she kicked me out of the house and everything.  One memory...
    forceofnature forceofnature 51-55, F 12 Responses Sep 10, 2008

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    Lets Say X!

    I never believed in going to a temple or a church or a mosque to pray god.I just pray wherever I am,if I want to pray HIM.I always believe god is shapeless,weightless and intangible.God created millions of species in the world.But how come we assume he would be shaped as a human...
    maskedmenace maskedmenace 22-25, M 2 Responses Feb 2, 2011

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    Turns Out He Was Right By My Side

    In eighth grade, mt best friend committed suicide. I fell into a deep depression, followed closely by anxiety disorder. I distanced myself from people I had talked to, confiding in only one person. Her name is Danielle. Danielle introduced me to a new set of friends. They sold...
    ShopGirl ShopGirl 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 9, 2009

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    Unhappy With Where You Are?

    Where we are in life is exactly where we want to be. Not necessarily because it's what we want but because it's good enough. When good enough isn't good enough anymore THAT'S when we start living :)
    maxximiliann maxximiliann 36-40, M Mar 13, 2012

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    A Little While Ago I Was So Lost and Confused

    I have always lived in a very religious family, 2 out of 7 of us are not so religious (atleast were). My sister just wasn't so active, though she still is a light believer. I opposed it, everytime my dad told me to go to church I absolutely rebelled.. I tried to sluff...
    Lookingforhappiness Lookingforhappiness 18-21, M Nov 8, 2008

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    Cast Your Cares Upon Him ;

    Cast Your Cares upon Him scripture: “Humble yourselves under the mighty power of God, and at the right time he will lift you up in honor. Give all your worries and cares to God, for he cares about you.” 1 Peter 5:6-7. When you have the choice between using your energy to...
    Israelleo Israelleo 31-35, M 2 Responses Oct 22, 2012

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    Hi

    I found God when I was about 10 years old , my parents were going through some marital problems. I would go to church every sunday in the morning and evening and during the week we would have bible studies at my uncles house but I did not have a personal relationship with him...
    marthatalley9 marthatalley9 26-30, F Apr 21, 2012

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    Almost a Yr Ago

     and i am so glad i did ... i mean ive always known there was a God . however i never took the time to  really know him ... and now im trying to work on that .. and feel his presence in me ... and live my life according to His Word . I go to church and try to...
    starstruck2xtrme starstruck2xtrme 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 23, 2007

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    I Went To A Youth Conference Tonight..

    and it was the most amazing thing. I've grown up with an atheist father and an agnostic mother. My father constantly speaks out against anything he doesn't agree with; so forming my own opinion on things has been hard. I was scared going to this because I knew my father...
    Gman019 Gman019 13-15, M Mar 27, 2010

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    You found me by The Fray - "lost an insecure.

    You found me. Lying on the floor. Surround me. Why'd You have to wait? Where were You? Just a little late. You found me" I've always loved this song but now it has a different meaning for me. Last night i cried. I couldn't escape my thoughts. My guilt. My disgust. My regret. I...
    experiencedyetunprepared experiencedyetunprepared 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 7, 2014

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    I have found God. I have contributed a few

    poems to a blogger from my church. He is very dedicated to The Lord, and is devoted to helping you find Him as well. http://drawmecloser.org/?p=77 Visit this site, and prepare yourself for a revelation.
    INSPIREe INSPIREe 18-21, F Oct 28, 2014

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    Light.

    Every day was dark. Everyday was hell. I needed help. I was too ashamed to tell. & when I did. I was crazy. It was "what did you do to set him off." But there was light. && I found it:) I'm free so flowey && free. I just go. I smile && I flow. I forgive, never...
    Missleorarrw Missleorarrw 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 12, 2012

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    Halleluyah!

    Or more specifically He found me when I asked. 
    IamGone IamGone 41-45, M Jun 9, 2009

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    What Started It?

    When I was a kid I was told and heard there is a God, but I never knew who God was. I was raise with Jehovah Witnesses but I wasn't Baptize, I guess I was the only one that wasn't Baptize in my Family. My Mom wanted me to chose what should I believe, but why do we have to believe...
    NoLifeOnEP NoLifeOnEP 22-25, M Oct 31, 2011

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    Found Him Early In My Life

    i found God very early in my life. i knew he existed and was real ... to me. As i grew to realize i was transgender and a transexual, i still belived in him. God created me the way i am. Whether to test me or to test others, i don't know. i just know he cares about me...
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F 6 Responses Mar 23, 2009

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    I Found God

    He was hiding from the Easter Bunny under my bed.
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses May 1, 2012

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    God

    i do think there is a god and i wish i would of sooner i have always thought about god but never really prayed or anything intil i got sick but thats not the way it should of been im thankful for all he has done in my life and thankful for the wonderful son he gave me...... ...
    sweetness62 sweetness62 26-30, F 2 Responses May 28, 2007

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    A Vision Of God

    "Seeing a vision of God" comes with the highest possible PREMIUMS. (Ezek. 3: 1-21) A vision of God has the ENTITLEMENTS of being “born again” in his image, a.k.a., the Spirit; endlessly growing in his grace and knowledge; and the RESPONSIBILITIES of children for obedience...
    Ethiopian Ethiopian 66-70, M May 30, 2013

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    Realized My Own Truth

    Today I realized that God is not something that we strive to be or someone we meet, but it's simply the force that's pushing our cells to divide and die and recreate themselves... God is life... I realized today that we are all made of the same fabric, that we are all...
    thechickenistheegg thechickenistheegg 18-21, F 3 Responses Aug 12, 2009

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    "In a daze since i found God"

    About ten months ago i went on this youth retreat with out my friend for her church. At the time i had no idea what i was getting myself into, but, with even noticing, i changed. At first being back home was like walking into a room full of people you haven't...
    Googlyeyed Googlyeyed 16-17 1 Response Feb 9, 2009

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    Is There Proof That God Actually Exists?

    A watch requires a watchmaker. What of our infinitely more complex solar system, with the Sun and its planets revolving around it with split-second precision century after century? What of the awesome galaxy we live in, called the Milky Way, with its more than 100 billion stars...
    maxximiliann maxximiliann 36-40, M Mar 12, 2012

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    Finishing My Experience

    This is what I thought when I read some parts of the Bible, Jesus told his people that if you saw what I look like, we already know what our Father looks like. Well I look at it this way. What God meant was that he sent Moses to create Christ, Moses is the starter of Christ in...
    NoLifeOnEP NoLifeOnEP 22-25, M 1 Response Nov 5, 2011

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    I recently found God again when going through a difficult breakup that broke my heart in pieces. I went into a deep depression and finally found some relief in prayer. I've always...
    luluanne5 luluanne5 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 18

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    What does it really mean to be soul mates? I believe I have found him. We've known each other for years, our paths crossing with the potential for love twice before. But this...
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    I Believe In God. And the Power he has to change people is unbelievable... I have a good friend and she comes to my house and evan sleeps over at times. she comes to Sunday school...
    btiny13 btiny13 70+ 2 Responses 3 hrs ago

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    I was raised a Christian and I live in a Christian family, but knowing what it's like out here in this world it makes you wonder if God is even real. I want to believe, I really...
    bandfreak211 bandfreak211 13-15, F 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I was an atheist at one time. And like many atheists, the issue of people believing in God bothered me greatly. What is it about atheists that we would spend so much time...
    StTimothy StTimothy 31-35, M 1 Response Mar 22

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    Today's promise: God cares for the persecuted Turning evil to good Don't be intimidated by you enemies.…you have been given not only the privilege of trusting in Christ but...
    Katie419 Katie419 22-25, F 1 Response Mar 9

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    I can relate so much with others that have been addicts. Twin flame couples that have or are going through it together seriously just make me want to reach out and save them...
    Fatescollided11 Fatescollided11 26-30, F Mar 13

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    I just found out my sister is a *****. Some people at school told my little brother what she's been doing (for some reason??), and it's common knowledge??? I mean, I knew about...
    AaronH96 AaronH96 18-21, F Mar 13

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    John 8:6-8 (NIV)"But Jesus bent down and started to write on the ground with his finger. When they kept on questioning him, he straightened up and said to them, "If any one of you...
    poisedjaber poisedjaber 26-30, F 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    This is from the Egyptian Book of the Dead. It predates the Decalogue (10 Commandments) and is likely one if its' sources. This part is a reverse confession that would take place...
    tastyfrzz tastyfrzz 46-50 5 days ago

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    I am sharing you this video, because I have found it interesting and it has important message!!! "As Christians, an attempt to separate us from the love of God with affliction only...
    keb4on keb4on 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 10

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    The most godly event happened today that made me question whether god is actually real. So my bf and I was taking a walk at 2am because we couldn't sleep. The next day, my bf...
    snackings snackings 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 11

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    There have been so many times that I have failed and lost in life and I have asked "Why me, God?" but not anymore.. Whenever I have been down and wallowed in self pity, God has...
    princessodette princessodette 22-25, F Mar 15

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    This may be the final topic on why rules are important and what it does. Atheist and religious ppl may have their views in life , and reasons to live life. Since at birth , we all...
    Stephenrko Stephenrko 31-35, M 2 Responses 1 day ago

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    Prophetic Word: Pathways formed to usher in greatest evil! From the East to the West... Published on Feb 1, 2015(Message in part...) The emergence of an evil is growing in the...
    Heavenbound5511 Heavenbound5511 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 4

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    Zacchaeus the Tax Collector Luke 19 19 Jesus entered Jericho and was passing through. 2 A man was there by the name of Zacchaeus; he was a chief tax collector and was wealthy. 3...
    Cootamundra Cootamundra 70+, M Mar 18

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    The beginning of the end. I'm 26 yrs old, the feminine energy, and have a son to my twin. I was starting to feel old, worn out, and hit rock bottom when Magic happened. Our...
    Fatescollided11 Fatescollided11 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 12

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    IV always found it strange why Christians pray for healing ? Surely Pain suffering and death are all part of life but for some strange reason some Christians believe they should be...
    ardentizzy ardentizzy 61-65, M 33 Responses Mar 3

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    The notion that a Jew who believed that Jesus was the Christ must stop being a Jew and all traces of Judaism must be abandoned, cannot be found in either the Old Testament or the...
    churinga churinga 70+, M 3 Responses Mar 8

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    Under the thought - yes from thought things are created as well , ideas are formed etc - thought is not just an empty non effective basis or thoughts are not just thoughts ,the...
    Stephenrko Stephenrko 31-35, M 3 Responses 3 days ago

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    I think I’ve just found the best live music performance from inspirational country singer John McAndrew, It’s on “Live From The Couch” sessions on ZUUS and they are just...
    purpledarts purpledarts 18-21 Mar 3

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