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I Found God

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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 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 7, 2014

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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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    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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    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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    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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    "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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    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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    ....wait, Am I seeing God's face?

    B'cus from what I see through this image, it's more like I'm seeing a side view of a man's face. Look carefully.
    SheAlone SheAlone 22-25, F Aug 10

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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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    Not a lot of people will acknowledge this.

    And that's okay. But I found Him when I realized that there was a reason that all of my suicide attempts and overdoses and other crap didn't kill me. A few grams of h should have killed me, but didn't. There's a reason out there why a piece of crap human being like me is still...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Aug 15

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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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    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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    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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    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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    Halleluyah!

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

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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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    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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    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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    Related Experiences

    some say science says God does not exist ,,nothing could be further from the truth ,,,,so I hope this helps some ,,it blessed me I Am a Strong Believer In God “The question of...
    rckt148 rckt148 56-60, M 1 day ago

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    Some Basic Islamic Beliefs ************* 1) Belief in God: Muslims believe in one, unique, incomparable God, Who has no son nor partner, and that none has the right to be...
    ali3355 ali3355 26-30, M 4 Responses 1 day ago

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    What is God's will for your life? Many people desire to do God's will, but struggle because they don't know what God's will is. The following are some principles from God's Word...
    GraceIsMine GraceIsMine 66-70, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I received the gift of God years ago when I decided to read through the bible and take it in a rather literal sense. I've always had a contempt for the world and all material...
    IowanLocal IowanLocal 22-25 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Post 009 Moving on from my last post god changes Jacob's name to Israel. Genesis Chapter 35:10 And god said unto him, Thy name is Jacob: thy name shall not be called anymore Jacob...
    DGA2000 DGA2000 61-65 3 days ago

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    Post 008 - The first time god uses evil as a part of his works. This whole post is all about just the first 9 Verses of Genesis Chapter 35. A LOT of things happening in those first...
    DGA2000 DGA2000 61-65 1 Response 3 days ago

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    Post 007 Before I begin this post, I forgot to talk about the number of casualties in the destruction of Sodom and Gomorrah in my last post. The bible doest't give any numbers so...
    DGA2000 DGA2000 61-65 4 days ago

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    The use of back problems as proof of Darwinism Back problems are often mentioned as proof of ‘design flaws’ in humans, and consequently are used by Darwinists as evidence for...
    Cootamundra Cootamundra 70+, M 4 days ago

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    He absolutely has, and does. Sometimes his answer is 'yes', sometimes 'no', or sometimes, 'wait'! Remember...God works in His timing, not yours. We must have patience. While we may...
    GraceIsMine GraceIsMine 66-70, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    To Who are not believe, by looking around you ,will believe that there is a powerful God who created the world ,you didn't found him because you didn't look in right place , open...
    deleted deleted 26-30 9 Responses 4 days ago

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    Post 006 The end of Genesis Chapter 8 shows the world going back to normal. Genesis Chapter 9 is a covenant between god and Noah. Genesis Chapter 10 is a lot of lineage with the...
    DGA2000 DGA2000 61-65 4 days ago

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    So I'm working out of state and I'm a catholic. I found the church Saturday and to make sure I be there on time . Well I get here this morning and nothing . No mass today . So on...
    Jonny79 Jonny79 31-35, M 5 days ago

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    not sexually. this is what i mean. written by james dobson: "Real intimacy makes us feel alive like we've been found, as if someone finally took the time to peer into the depths...
    cosmosdrift cosmosdrift 31-35, F 5 days ago

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    All my life, I grew up in the church. When I got older, though, I wanted to see what it felt like on the other side. The grass is always greener, right? No, not really. I found...
    xKhole xKhole 22-25, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    Looking for JOY?I am deeply sorry for your pain, whatever it may be. Life can be so hard and painful...full of regrets. No one seems to be immune. However, it doesn't have to stay...
    GraceIsMine GraceIsMine 66-70, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    Thank you SO much for your thoughts and prayers! A few days ago I posted that I was trying to move out of a roach infested house with mold and stinky cats that messed up my...
    XxLionHeartxX XxLionHeartxX 18-21 1 Response a week ago

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    Pity? Compassion? God is love? Where do we fit it all in? Christ once told of the " prodigal son story". https://www.biblegateway.com/passage/?search=Luke+15%3A11-32...
    Stephenrko Stephenrko 36-40, M a week ago

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    Post 005 There are no red flags that pop up for me in Genesis Chapter 5 at all. Chapter 5 deals mainly with Adam and Eve's lineage through Seth until the birth of Noah, and that...
    DGA2000 DGA2000 61-65 a week ago

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    Post 004 In my last post I talked a little bit about Genesis 2:17 but after that no more red flags pop up for the rest of Chapter 2 (for me anyway). god's Machiavellian plan for...
    DGA2000 DGA2000 61-65 Aug 27

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