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    If anyone is in Perth,

    Australia, thr church I go to has a Christmas sermon this Friday if you want to come. It's at Bible-Presbytrian Church of WA
    InfiniteTearDrops InfiniteTearDrops 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    I love attending church!

    ! I sing in the choir and love to "make a joyful noise" for the Lord. Watching the sunlight stream through the stained glass windows makes my heart skip a beat because I know that God is with us as we worship Him in His house.
    laylagirl1 laylagirl1 41-45, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I'm going to let you know right

    now this is going to be very long. I've grown up and church, so I know everything there is to know about it. But I've never actually experienced it. I have on occasions, but only twice that I can think of right now. The second time was very recent, Wednesday actually. It was at...
    Dream0fParadise Dream0fParadise 16-17, F 2 Responses Jul 5

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    Home...

    i have always gone to church, but do not drive currently. shortly after moving to my current neighborhood, on a trip somewhere else, i saw a church of my own denominaiton that just... i guess felt right.  so i took note of its name, and found them in the phone book. i...
    SunnyKris SunnyKris 26-30, F Oct 5, 2007

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    I've never been to church I don't know anything

    about it really, but I want to go..so I have a question,is it ok for me to go if I don't know anything about the religion? I don't want to seem rude just popping in...do I call first? Is there some kind of protocol?
    randomkid88 randomkid88 22-25, M 3 Responses Apr 8

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    Just One Hour

    I am happy that my parents are religious that consistently taught us to become good Christians. To set the record straight I never missed any weekly mass only thrice my whole life time. I hate when people are lazy and instead worship false gods(wealth, technology and...
    Dumstey Dumstey 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 17, 2010

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    Restless Mind In The Process Of Great And Exciting Transition

    Just finished another hectic, stress-filled semester at my (modestly) presumptuous college. Did I do well this time? No. Not really. Nothing compared to my performance in high school. Did I work my butt off and do the best I can? Yes. Did it pay off and am I satisfied with giving...
    LettuceDewThis LettuceDewThis 18-21 Dec 23, 2011

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    Church of Christ.

    So growing up my grandparents always went to the same church. Then as I grew up I would go every now and then. Then I was 15 I met my boyfriend. He would ask me to go as much as I could. When I finally did, It turned out to be my grandparents church. So then...
    cassiec cassiec 16-17, F 3 Responses Sep 20, 2009

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    Yes.

    Often. It goes hand in hand with praying ... daily. I believe we need, I need a fellowship community and a one-on-one relationship with God.  
    Josie06 Josie06 56-60, F 1 Response Sep 25, 2009

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    I Enjoy It.

    I feel a little lost when too much time passes and I haven't been to church. There's not an exact formula, but I know when I've missed too much. The other day I wound up taking a personal half-day from work and bursting into the church at one-thirty on Wednesday afternoon. I know...
    DopeyGirl DopeyGirl 31-35, F Nov 22, 2011

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    Here is Practical Explanation about Next Life,

    Purpose of Human Life, philosophical/religious facts, theories etc. ___________________________ *********** Practical Explanation ( For Example ) :- `1st of all can you tell me every single seconds detail from that time when you born ?? ( i need every seconds detail ?? that what...
    madhav1 madhav1 22-25, M Dec 11, 2013

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    I'm proud I go to church.

    It's solemn and the whole family prays and gather strength afterwards. In this place I can cry and no one will think I'm crazy. He does listen, he will answer all your prayers in due time. Just learn to wait and accept what he plans for you.
    ezzy2014 ezzy2014 26-30, F Nov 22

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    Mass Has Changed Recently

    About 2 years ago I changed churches for various reasons. I suppose one of those was because I preferred the priest at the new one. He had a joke about everything and he always encouraged us all to go out into the world with a smile and a candle for those who need it. He...
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F 1 Response Feb 4, 2009

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    niko031 niko031 16-17, F Jul 13

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    Church has been such a blessing in my life.

    It wasn't until I strayed away from the church for a while that I noticed I really needed to be there to sustain my everyday life and live accordingly. I love God, I love Church but I really love my church family !!!
    UnspokenLevite UnspokenLevite 18-21, F Apr 7

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    Ever wonder why there are

    so many different christian denominations? Because it was the devils plan from the beginning to divide and conquer and spread confusion. It happened very slowly over time.Many went their own ways, developing their own false doctrines. Some churches have their own bibles and...
    Allthingschrist Allthingschrist 31-35 1 Response Apr 13

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    I visit a cathedral every Sunday.

    Don't really know why . But I do find it a very special weekly routine. Makes my forget about the time.
    Xlex Xlex 18-21, M Aug 20

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    I go to church. I'm the only one in my family

    who does and they don't approve and they think I think it makes me better than them. So they think I'm being a hypocrite but I don't go for that reason. I go because I love God and he loves me. I cry a lot in church cos there's always something said that's like God talking to me...
    blodyn blodyn 13-15, F 6 Responses Oct 5

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    They Make Me

    I spend around two months with my parents every year. The rest of the year, I'm overseas. My dad's an ordained priest. He doesn't know I gave up on religion a few years ago. So for about eight or nine weeks a year, I go to Bible study every Saturday, and Mass every Sunday...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Sep 15, 2013

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    Often

    I enjoy church. I really do. I wish I was there now.
    mercyg mercyg 18-21, F Mar 3, 2008

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    I am not religious ,

    but I still attend church.My husband and I moved to our present home about 5 years ago.The village we moved to was quite a long way from our old friends and family.Most of my friends had young families and did not have much spare time .My husband's work meant he was away from...
    ddwilder ddwilder 31-35, F Dec 10, 2013

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    I enjoyed service today

    and playing with the children in the nursery today! How was church everyone? 😊
    niko031 niko031 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    Sway

    Last Sunday I found myself at a different church. I usually go to the one next door to the library with the nutty priest who makes me laugh. But, my Nana ( who's recently moved to an area nearby) insisted we go to the one nearer her. So I agreed and of we went. Now, my normal...
    Luangi Luangi 18-21, F 1 Response Jun 13, 2008

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    I go to church every Friday

    and Saturday. It's a small Russian church and it's good to go, I enjoy fellowship with my fellow friends and family once or twice a week. I'm going to church today in the afternoon.
    Diamondgirly Diamondgirly 18-21, F 1 Response Jul 13

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    Different

    As I've mentioned before in other experiences going to church is still pretty new for me. But I go..every week...I've only missed one time and that was in May the week right after my grandfather passed away. I enjoy it...It's changed me and only for the better. My life is better...
    pepsi21addict pepsi21addict 21-25, F 2 Responses Aug 4, 2007

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    cottonbreeze cottonbreeze 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 23

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    I look forward to Wednesday/Fridays

    and Sundays because my boyfriend and I go to church. I love that about us 🙏💕
    lovenicolexo lovenicolexo 18-21, F May 10

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    On the reg. I go on the regular.

    But I'm also a horrible catholic.
    CrazyHippieChick CrazyHippieChick 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 15

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    My preacher was promoted today.

    He is a Chaplain in the Army and he was promoted to Major. Cool huh? The last couple of weeks his sermons have been military based. He says there are three rules all branches abide by. He says 1) always keep the mission first 2) never except defeat 3) never quit... He took them...
    sapphire601 sapphire601 31-35, F 3 Responses Sep 21

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    because If you a scared ************ go to

    church If you a gutter ************ do your dirt If you a down ************ put in work IF you a crazy ************ go berzerk
    blackattack05 blackattack05 16-17, M Mar 28

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    niko031 niko031 16-17, F 1 Response Jul 20

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    I do. I can't get through a church service

    without crying. My church seems to be a very holy place. Every week the readings, the hymns, things I notice in the things we say every week. They are like the Lord is speaking to me personally. This morning I was still crying when I got home.
    blodyn blodyn 13-15, F Nov 23

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    Sure Do

    Yup I go to church just about every sunday. For me it is a stress release. And for a couple hours I can stop thinking about me and start thinking about the community abroad. It feels like taking a step back from the little box that I am living in and it allows me to see...
    JaceMartin JaceMartin 31-35, M 1 Response May 1, 2008

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    I didn't understand attending church

    as a kid. It was boring to me and I was too young to understand most of what the preacher said. However,now I could not be more grateful for church. I have quite a few less than holy things that happen around me and I try to stay out of it but it's hard. Attending church is my...
    ComplicatedGirl18 ComplicatedGirl18 18-21, F 4 Responses Oct 20

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    The Apparent Gravitational Pull of Church... :

    My church story is half-romantic, half depressing, and you really need to know my whole story for me not to look like a sap, but I guess this isn't the time to get to that. I was raised in the catholic church, and stayed relatively faithful to the religion for most of my life...
    squeakycow squeakycow 16-18, F 1 Response Aug 1, 2007

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    It is advent tomorrow.

    I am looking forward because they light the first candle. Actually I don't like Christmas much. I have to cook for everyone. And on Boxing Day and New Years Eve and New Years Day. Like over twenty people and I thought last year that's four days out of eight. And I was tired.
    blodyn blodyn 13-15, F 2 Responses Nov 29

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    SO Church Eh??

    IVE BEEN GOING TO CHURCH SINCE I WAS A KID.. I CANT REMEMBER ONE SUNDAY THAT I HAVENT GONE TO CHURCH WITHOUT A LEGIT REASON.. MY PARENTS  ARE TO THANK FOR THAT.. I MEAN YOU KNW THOSE FAMILIES WERE ITS A TRADITION TO GO TO CHURCH EVERY SUNDAY AND ITS ONLY NORMAL TO BE SO...
    deenz deenz 19-21, F 1 Response Jun 26, 2007

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    Because my dad's the pastor not

    because I want to. I live in a town with a church on every corner. We pray before every meal, before bed, devotions in the morning and we go to church twice a week. It's unacceptable to be atheist, but I am and Everyone knows.
    weigh2goAna weigh2goAna 18-21, F 2 Responses Nov 24

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    I'm attending a new Church tomorrow

    for the first time in about three years. I'm nervous and excited at the same time.. I think my boyfriend has agreed to go with me, so I hope he sticks to it. The only thing I was nervous about was mainly just going by myself. The church I'm going to is a Christian non...
    HillyHana HillyHana 22-25, F 2 Responses Aug 23

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    It used to be only on Sundays,

    but now, I go every day. It's kind of nice! :)
    Whoami30 Whoami30 26-30, M 1 Response Aug 21

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    I love my God, Jesus Christ, but I don't wanna go to church XD I'm lazy XD but I respect God! :)
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    I am at Sunday school cause this girl wanted me to go too church with her...she is a Christian and I am not but I know she is trying too get me too come too god
    CanadianBunny CanadianBunny 16-17, F 4 days ago

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    The followers of the religion are called Kopimists from "copy me". A "Kopimist" or "Kopimist intellectual" is a person who has the philosophical belief that all information should...
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