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I Should Go to Church Again

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    I use to go to church all the time. I liked getting out of the house or saying "I can't there's this thing at my church I need to do but your free to come with me?" but after everything that's happened in my life 2012 was not fair to me in fact it might have been the worst year...
    Ambiguous6 Ambiguous6 22-25, M Dec 25, 2012

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    Busy Pastors

    I think I know they arent all too busy to talk
    silversunny silversunny 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 8, 2007

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    Afraid of the Locals

    I'd like to go back to church but not my local one because I hate the fact that everyone knows me. It makes me feel like I have to be a person that I am not.
    vivalagloria vivalagloria 22-25, F 2 Responses Sep 10, 2008

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    I Need To Trust The Unseen

    I used to attend church every Sunday with my family when I was young. Unfortunatly the church we belonged to went bankrupt and had to close. I stopped attending while my parents tried finding a new place to go, but that was unsuccessful. Seven years have passed and we're finally...
    lifesucksrightnow lifesucksrightnow 22-25, F Dec 2, 2009

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    I Think About It.

    I think about church,I was raised in the Catholic church,but I've gotten away from it.There are thing's that I just don't agree with,like for instance according to the catholic church my husband and I are not married legally because we did'nt get married in the church,we were...
    TexasLily TexasLily 51-55, F Oct 29, 2008

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    Help Me

     I need to go to church.  I've been thinking about this for a long time but it's like I can never get myself to go.  I feel so stupid when I go to church because I don't know anything about the bible or the biblical times.  I feel like I am...
    sexypink18 sexypink18 26-30, F 4 Responses Jan 6, 2009

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    To Be More Devoted to Jesus

      Hi, I went to church every Sunday... Then I got sick and have not went for a while.. I really miss it because I loved to sing with a group to our Lord.. I try to watch church on tv. but it is not the same... I should go even when I feel bad,  because Jesus will meet...
    hucklyberry hucklyberry 51-55 1 Response Jan 25, 2008

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    Why do people claim to be Christian but do not beliebe in God, Jesus, and/or the Holy Ghost? I mean like why are there churches that are Jesus only church's and churches that don't...
    s123456789s s123456789s 16-17, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    hi again this weekend it was my 7 year old who could not behave her self at church in the first half hour she had 2 warnings about sit nice and not talk but she did not listen...
    donjuul donjuul 26-30, M 4 Responses Dec 8

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    I really wish it was illegal to force kids to go to church with their parents. Even today my mother bolted in my room, banging and rushed in near scaring me to death. I am with...
    Lovelife090994 Lovelife090994 18-21, M Dec 7

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    I hate going to church now I hate it so much. I hate it because all they ever do is sit songs for 85 percent of them time and barely preach and when they preach, they're preaching...
    uh2behonest uh2behonest 16-17, F 1 Response 1 day ago

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    You don't need to go to church to be a Christian. All a church is, are walls. I grew up in a very strict church full of hateful people, pastor worship, and just horrible things. I...
    princessjess32 princessjess32 31-35, F 2 Responses a week ago

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    Spanked at Church? Anyone else ever get threatened to get spanked at church or get spanked at church? I have plenty of times and I hate it.
    wetdiaperboi wetdiaperboi 18-21, M 2 Responses Nov 30

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    The puzzle is bullying and abuse against me..... so that's another one we can file against her if need be.. ...as discussed in meetings the 3 are cowards....
    bashchris77 bashchris77 51-55, F 8 hrs ago

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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 Dec 14

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    I love the idea of church. Having a community there to back and support you...but sadly when I worked in a restaurant....The Sunday morning shifts killed it for me. So many people...
    bombchu bombchu 22-25, F 5 Responses Dec 16

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    Got a Christmas card full of Xmas gift cards! What a huge blessings! I am so thankful to my God who looks after me in such a hard hard year and His church....a dear community that...
    MrHeartaFire MrHeartaFire 41-45, M 3 Responses 5 days ago

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    Facts:Approximatly one-third of children with an allegation that they had been maltreated experienced at least one additional report within a 5-year period. When a subset of...
    JosephSpartanCrimson JosephSpartanCrimson 26-30, M 1 Response 20 hrs ago

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    I have had her on my mind for quite some time but I nexer expected things to end up like this again. I now know that she is my soul mate, my best friend and I've got her back no...
    ReturnMegis ReturnMegis 31-35, M 1 Response 12 hrs ago

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    Here with my motley crew of thirty folk in a small warehouse our little church rawks it out for God. What's it like connecting to this God in worship singing songs and giving...
    MrHeartaFire MrHeartaFire 41-45, M 1 Response Nov 30

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    When a friend invites me to church with them I laugh in their face.
    Mydogsaremylife Mydogsaremylife 16-17, F 2 Responses Dec 4

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    GOING TO CHURCH!! Ever have that feeling when you don't wanna get up out of bed to go somewhere, but then get up anyway? Yah...
    JazLife21 JazLife21 13-15, F Dec 7

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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 Dec 14

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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...
    laylagirl1 laylagirl1 41-45, F 1 Response Dec 14

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    Christians are taught not to even question their beliefs. That in it's own should say something or at the very least seem odd. I remember when I first started asking questions that...
    jmarie8618 jmarie8618 31-35, F 2 Responses Dec 18

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    As a kid we had a few spanking in the bathroom or after church and I have taken my girls to an empty class room for a spanking in private
    Marymom3kids Marymom3kids 36-40, F 6 Responses 3 days ago

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    Ageism only exist against the elderly? False! it exist against everyone!! A lot of us people think that ageism only exist against old people. But this is a myth, it also exist...
    ThelaughingSky ThelaughingSky 18-21, M 1 day ago

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    Okay, so this is actually old news that I'm experiencing strong emotions about again. My mother died when I was 13, after about 8 months of battling cancer. That in itself was...
    jaclynhampson jaclynhampson 18-21 Nov 27

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    There is an old, old song which goes:(Sung by a man of course)'I wish I was single againI wish I was single again,I wish I was single, my pockets would jingleI wish I was single...
    HolmesGirl HolmesGirl 51-55, F 1 Response Dec 18

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    Yep, i cut myself again today... Thanksgiving was the first time i cut in a while so it felt good to do it again. Its like one you get addicted to cutting, you build a tolerance...
    Nick54 Nick54 18-21, M Nov 28

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    i have been drinking alcohol for 20 years on and off usually during stressful periods. i began drinking alcohol 8 months ago and had of the three attemps to give up i managed...
    scoobie2412 scoobie2412 41-45, F 2 Responses Nov 29

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    I WILL NEVER BE BOND AGAIN! Depression can't have me, Stress can't have me, Life can't take me. I have the Victory. I am free! I love GOD. I say again I WILL NEVER BE BOND AGAIN...
    yannie17 yannie17 18-21, M Dec 6

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    On Wednesday I relapsed after two weeks of being clean from cutting and today I did it again. I can't control it anymore. I need to feel something cos I'm going I'm going back down...
    littlecrazymia littlecrazymia 13-15, F 6 Responses Dec 8

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    Hello. This is my first time posting here on EP. Forgive me in advance for the bad writing (English is not my mother tongue) and thank you for those who took the time to read this...
    introvertjohn introvertjohn 18-21 1 Response Dec 9

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    so I have a d### bully... today after I got out of school I was walking in the parking lot. a tow truck was hooking up to my truck... I began running for the man who explained kids...
    dailyguyboyjr dailyguyboyjr 22-25, M Dec 11

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    I will never ever remarry ever again. I am not scared of relationships but never again will a marriage license be involved. it will be a miracle if a guy could convince me to...
    RememberingSunday22 RememberingSunday22 36-40, F 1 Response Dec 16

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    I'm married, but in the past I have messed about with a friend. We played with each other over p0rn, sucked each other. I definitely prefer girls, they're smooth, soft, beautiful...
    scott0702 scott0702 41-45, M 2 Responses Nov 28

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    She will always be someone special in your life :'( I'm so done with all this. I wonder if you will tell me you skyped or is it a secret? You should have asked how I would...
    Nannyxd Nannyxd 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 4

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    I've been against for many years of my life since I was 8-years-old. All because of a horrific event I went through at that age, in the 2nd grade in Primary School, and it's lived...
    SamHarris SamHarris 22-25, M 2 Responses Dec 5

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    Last time i did it got so complicated that it tore apart the two of us I fell apart nd lond my best friend in the world i just want to be able to say i an trust another person that...
    gingerninja96 gingerninja96 18-21, M 2 Responses Dec 6

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    Danny0022 Danny0022 13-15, M 1 Response Dec 9

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    i thought I was getting better. I told my parents about my depression and I confessed about cutting myself and self harming. i got put on antidepressants, they took a really long...
    EnjoyTheSilenceX EnjoyTheSilenceX 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 12

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    I fell in love. He said he did too. He decided he didn't want to love me anymore. He decided he didn't want my love anymore. His loss. I can do better anyways. He was a great guy...
    MidnightLaughter MidnightLaughter 18-21, F 1 Response Dec 15

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    It's like a dream to have my brothers with me again, to come home and all the family are together. My grandmother will be here today too, and we will all have a Yuletide meal and...
    Skjeggstad Skjeggstad 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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