I Love God, My Friends, and My Family

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    The Greatest Blessing

    How to start..? I'll start with birth, my mother instantly hated me. I was given to my dad as soon as I was born. I have been with my dad for 16 years, and ive only seen my mom at the most, 4 times in my life. And all 4 times she abused me; choked..thrown down stairs..beat with...
    OnethingRemains OnethingRemains
    18-21, F
    Jun 11, 2013

    PRAYER Is Powerful

    One of the hardest things, of following God's ways, is understanding exactly how powerful Prayer is. I pray not by "Our father who are in Heaven Hollowed be thy name.....NO NO NO,, I dont repeat myself to God. I speak and aske for things as if he was right infront of me. I...
    godsgift godsgift
    18-21, F
    3 Responses Mar 9, 2009

    Thanksgiving was such a relief.

    It is usually a super boring time where we have to constantly be on alert because of my bipolar depressive aunt but this year was so fun and relaxing. It took my mind off of all the terrible things that are happening in my life. Those moments are so precious to me because my...
    ShyGuy990 ShyGuy990
    26-30, M
    Nov 30, 2014

    “A friend is someone

    who dances with you in the sunlight, and walks with you in the shadows.” ~Author Unknown
    enchantedISLANDgirl enchantedISLANDgirl
    36-40, F
    Aug 10, 2014
    jenxash jenxash
    22-25, F
    1 Response Jan 22

    I Do....

    Doubt comes into my mind, i vent....the morning comes a new day and so i move forward.
    CreativeClassy CreativeClassy
    46-50, F
    1 Response Apr 18, 2013

    A smile on my face doesn't mean my life is

    perfect. It means I appreciate what I have and what God has blessed me with :)
    lovingRIZA lovingRIZA
    56-60, F
    2 Responses May 24, 2014

    There's No Fine Line Between The Three

    I'm very close with my family and I have several close friends who are like my family; some of them are biological family to each other. They're always there when I need or want them and are always ready to give me a hug if I feel like one. Some of them are even in the habit of...
    SwordAblaze SwordAblaze
    18-21, M
    Apr 17, 2012

    Yes, God 1st..

    ..I want to know more about God, learn and obey Him, trying to practice whats right from wrong, yes to live righteous. He must come 1st, family then friends. I know that when I trust Him and pray to Him, believe He is in control of my life as well as to these people that I care...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Oct 4, 2012

    THE Good and Bad Days,,,always Pray.

    I love Jesus very much, and I disappiont him at times, and i was drifting away at one point,but I always came back. Or should I say he always came back for me. There is no word to describe God's grace, power and glory. I have experinced his mercy on my life and I ask myself "...
    godsgift godsgift
    18-21, F
    4 Responses Feb 6, 2009

    The Most Important Things In Life

    god made life,my family made me and my friends make life fun 4 me
    LoveISHateHateISLove LoveISHateHateISLove
    13-15, F
    Mar 9, 2011

    I'm Ready

    wrecking your vessel your ship sank after i hit it with a tank what did you think,that i was unable to make bank,look back and reflect this was planned no less than perfect,I laid in the cut as an infection damaging anything that travels as a threat in my general direction all i...
    Seventhirty457 Seventhirty457
    31-35, M
    Sep 20, 2012

    He Always There For Me.

    Even if i know that disappointment is temporary sometimes i find my self shaking. God reminds me that everything that happens to me is for my own good and that he is watching, protecting and loving me. I thank you.
    awefun awefun
    31-35, F
    Oct 24, 2013

    lovingRIZA lovingRIZA
    56-60, F
    1 Response Aug 13, 2014

    The Most Important Things In Life

    God made life , My family made me and my friends make life worth living <333
    LoveISHateHateISLove LoveISHateHateISLove
    13-15, F
    1 Response Jul 24, 2011

    "god".......................................

      I pray prayers in "faith" and then take them back from God. I want to see results, I want to control the results , and I want them to come in my timing, Hebrews 11...is an amazing chapter in the Bible that highlights dozen of stories of faithful people through out Bible...
    Anto815 Anto815
    46-50, F
    1 Response Oct 17, 2011

    A Speech I Wrote To Inspire Newly Started Christians About God.

    The first thing we need to understand about God, first is His love. His love is like the air, it exists not only to sustain us to live every day but it is what gave us all life. But not just us, it gives life to all the animals and plants. Although we can't see it, or taste it...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    3 Responses Oct 4, 2011

    My Boy

    My sisters and I have been close...we have shared a strange and at times difficult life and so when we started having children we bonded with each others children as if we carried them in our own wombs.  They are our children, beautiful, blessed.  We have maintained...
    Keits Keits
    41-45, F
    Sep 21, 2007

    Yet I Am Grateful

    my life is not perfect, yet I am grateful :D Thanks god, Thanks god, Thanks god! <3 <3 <3 <3 <3 <3 ,
    iseekchange iseekchange
    18-21, F
    Dec 18, 2012

    That Is What....

    it's all about. God created us as people, Our friends influence us in our everyday lives, and our family are there for us no matter how many times we screw up. I don't think I could survive this world without all three. I truly love God, my friends, and my family.
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 19, 2008

    My Sacred Circle

    Friends , Family ,God in no particular order no new friends , no new friends just like that drake song
    Fyuiy Fyuiy
    22-25, M
    Jul 21, 2013

    God is my rock honestly without I couldn't

    stand.I cry out in the night to a God who never answers or so I think but he does answer just not always what I want him to say lol hahaha my family is falling away from me but I am thankful for god and my friends who can help me get back up Cause when I am on my knees at my...
    Nerd94 Nerd94
    16-17, M
    Dec 4, 2014

    God Never Fails

    I've come to realize that god never fails. Through the past terrible months I've had he had pulled me through and made me realize I just need to have faith in him. I love him so much! My family and friends are the greatest support system in the world. These are the things the...
    kennababe123 kennababe123
    18-21, F
    Sep 2, 2013

    A Challenge

    John 14:14 (Whole Chapter) If ye shall ask any thing in my name, I will do it. Matthew 16:25-26     For whosoever will save his life shall lose it: and whosoever will lose his life for my sake shall find it.    For what is...
    Zodion Zodion
    18-21, M
    1 Response Jul 12, 2008

    Each day God sends His angels to guide us.

    We don't expect to see them with wings, or with halo flying above their heads. Instead, they come in disguise and we call them friends. Thank you for being an angel to me!
    EvilBoys EvilBoys
    18-21, M
    Mar 23, 2014

    All of the Above, I Truly L...

    All of the above, I truly love with all my heart. Each of them play giant parts in my life and I always try to take their advice.
    firestarterfairy firestarterfairy
    22-25, F
    Mar 28, 2008

    I Love God

    Even though, I know I am not perfect.  I am more spiritual than people think.  I try to do right by Him, because He is the ultimate Judge.   Having MS, especially, makes me really submissive to Him.  I don't think I would go on, if I didnt think there was...
    Neveah Neveah
    16-17, F
    1 Response Jun 10, 2008

    yeah i love God n my family n my only best frnd.

    .. ohh i'll do any thing for their happiness... my every single thought is about them they matter a lot to me... God be with me n keep my famiy n frnd safe n near to me....
    imurs11 imurs11
    18-21, F
    1 Response Nov 1, 2015
    beshoy7777 beshoy7777
    18-21, M
    1 Response Oct 16, 2014

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