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I Should Go to Church Again

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 39 People

    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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    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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    Hm...community Interaction

    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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    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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    Busy Pastors

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

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    I used to go to church. I loved it. Then a preacher stole that love, that faith from me. Something bigger than myself to believe in. He didn't know it. It saddens me that it doesnt...
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    My church encourages spanking. There is a small building separate from the church building called the spanking shed. It is separated into to 2 rooms, one for boys being spanked...
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    The Hell testimony Preachers always Get on my nerves. The Church staff always invite some nut on the stage. I never understood why humans are glorifying a being that risked the...
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    Sorry for being blunt but I don't believe in God so why go to church?
    comfi comfi 51-55, M 4 Responses Jul 23

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    My opinion is, I don't feel that I have to be in a church to worship God! He is all around us... Why do I have to go to church to pray to him! I don't. Religion is organized... It...
    chy08 chy08 22-25, F 2 Responses Jul 23

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    Whobody Whobody 16-17, M 5 Responses Jul 22

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    Never been to church. Don't really plan on it...
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    I do go to Church I am a Christian and I am sorry if I was so Hard about I love Girls 18 years old to older woman to 75 years old this is true and I am Straight like I did mention...
    Rockywest69 Rockywest69 36-40, M Jul 20

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    There are very few events people dress up for anymore and that is a shame. Returning to my old congregation after years of being away I was struck at how lovely it was to see...
    BebeMac BebeMac 36-40, F 2 Responses Jul 20

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    I love going to church I haven't been to one in a week tho
    annoyedguy13 annoyedguy13 13-15, M 1 Response Jul 20

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    its to the point I just want to give up on life but then when I really really think about it I'm like do I want to give up on life do I really want to die no I'm afraid to die I'm...
    LuvLostSoul LuvLostSoul 26-30, F 1 Response Jul 19

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    I'm blowing off Church today and I feel nothing but guilt 😔
    leeloodallasmultipass leeloodallasmultipass 26-30, F Jul 19

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    Corner of the Church actually had a little room reserved for spankings!
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    Anyone with a brain in their head would know that a kiss can go two ways; awkward or really good and smooth. I have only kissed three people in my life, including a girl, and I...
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    Guess I need to leave this group I finally stepped back in to Church.
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    I've never personally felt the need for organized religion, and the churches in American lack that "larger than life" atmosphere that the historic churches of the rest of the world...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 12

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    They are so funny and caring. I would honestly be no where near who I am If it wasn't for the big hearts at my church, including my confirmation group, my Pastor, and the random...
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