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I Should Go to Church Again

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 40 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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    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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    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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    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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    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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    I don't go to church anymore I feel people there are hypocrites. They preach all about this that the other thing. What's right and wrong. And they are out at bars doing drugs...
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses 4 days ago

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    I have a feeling that 2015 is really going to be a very special year for Loren and I. Soon we will have been married for two years, and we are just entering a time when our faith...
    tcennoC tcennoC 51-55, M 1 day ago

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    But as an EP friend wisely suggested... I want to take my time. What does this mean for me? Well, ratcheting back my natural tendency toward intense love. Oh, my dream birl will...
    wayward71 wayward71 41-45, M 43 mins ago

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    I used to go to church but I do it because of my family and friends. I dont go to church anymore not because I am an atheist. I just feel like a hypocrite going to church...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 30

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    Although i still believe in Jesus, I've lost faith in the church. It's become a commodity in the western countries. The big churches make money and the smaller churches are...
    a1v1n25 a1v1n25 31-35, M 2 Responses May 14

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    Not that I'm an atheist or anything, I just hate church gossip though. My life is something that a bunch of elderly ladies would discuss about and it's embarrassing. And I would be...
    gorgeusgirlSky3 gorgeusgirlSky3 13-15 Apr 25

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    I was forced to go to church until I was 10. I had to go to a Christian school until this year. I hate the fact that people shove all their beliefs down your throat and say you...
    deleted deleted 26-30 2 Responses Apr 28

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    I tried out many different churches, Mormon, Christian, Catholic, and some others. None really fit into the way I personally feel about life... I don't live by any standards except...
    imsoclassic imsoclassic 16-17, F 5 Responses Apr 28

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    I just dont get it. Damn near every kid that has to go to church is forced to. Nothing ****** me off more than forcing someone into a religion. Let them believe what they believe...
    ForeverJashinist ForeverJashinist 18-21, M Apr 28

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    Probably I have posted here before. I was a convert to the COC and minister as well. I got a BA In Bible Propaganda from ACU in 1969 (Called ACC then). I left in 1971. A year or so...
    Garyhealer Garyhealer 66-70, M 3 Responses May 1

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    Since Nuclear Energy is very rare and movies used to describe it as a weapon for war, there are little known fact about this discovery while ideas are formed on how it really is...
    CarltonChurchs CarltonChurchs 18-21, M May 5

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    I am pretty sure that I will spontaneously combust if I enter a church! Either that or get struck by lightning
    csouls csouls 31-35, M 3 Responses May 7

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    take me to church I'll worship like a dog at the shrien of your lies I'll tell you my sins and you can sharpen your knife I believe In deathless death good god.let me give you my...
    harleymufin harleymufin 13-15, M 5 Responses May 13

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    Sorry if this is offensive, but I don't go to church, I don't believe in the bible, nor god, therefore I'm not religious. And I don't even flipping care what u say.
    Tweakz Tweakz 26-30, F 5 Responses a week ago

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    ...but almost all of my friends do. We were all in band and they always looked at me funny when I didn't join in the prayer circle before performances. Some were surprised that I...
    R0XIE R0XIE 18-21, F 4 Responses 2 days ago

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    I think that religious church people, (not genuine Christians) are some of the meanest people!
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    If any has been molested by a priest. And we here it happened a lot in Ballarat. Vic. Australia in the 70's. And I'm sadly sure around the world. I am Catholic. I am ashamed. I'm...
    henkam henkam 46-50, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    It's not a matter of falling in love again,, rather allowing your heartto feel love without restraintAnd so you may giveWithout fear...
    PrettyOldSoul PrettyOldSoul 41-45, F 3 Responses May 13

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    To the next guy who wants to date me, my demons won't let me. I don't think I'm equipped mentally or emotionally to take this on. There are battles with my demons which I need to...
    EshaVellu EshaVellu 31-35, F 1 Response Apr 30

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    I was in love with this woman who fell in love with me we work together at the library she was a janitor and I was the security guard it's a bad town that needs a security guard...
    dfries63 dfries63 46-50, M Apr 23

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    There it is again, that feeling. Its creeping in, taking a hold of me. Soon there will be little of me left. I do what i can, I struggle, I fail. What use is it to struggle when...
    JickalisBlackthorn JickalisBlackthorn 18-21, M 2 Responses Apr 27

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    I miss him dearly everyday and worry I'll never see him again. He moved out of state, I'm dating someone new but there is still a void even with good friends and a career occupying...
    fixiefemme fixiefemme 22-25, F Apr 30

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    I had my serious boyfriend when i was really young. We broke up when i just went to college and he didn't. So we kind of got separated and he cheated on me with another girl. I was...
    poorchild257 poorchild257 18-21, F 1 day ago

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    I can't say I LOVE Rage Against the Machine (which is why I didn't join the "I Love Rage Against the Machine" group)... but I absolutely do love their song "Maria." That's the best...
    Boulier Boulier 18-21, F Apr 26

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    I'm not against abortion because I think it's murder. Of course not. For me a person isn't a person until brain activity starts, which is at 54 days. But I'm against it because...
    ThatGirlSara2 ThatGirlSara2 18-21, F 2 Responses May 1

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    I tell everybody that, by choice, I will never be in love again. So, is sick to hear that I mean it? The thought of being intellectually and physically intertwined with someone...
    kushhqueen kushhqueen 18-21, F May 2

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    I want to be happy again because I waste my time being sad and lonely all the time and I just want some good things to happen in my life again.
    db174 db174 31-35, F 3 Responses May 3

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    This Med Student Was for Abortion Until He Watched One Happen Majority of us have the luxury of arguing pro life or pro choice without ever having to watch an abortion. After...
    jopava jopava 56-60, M 2 Responses May 5

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    Under the cloud. In all that we reach for, love is the dearest quality we crave. With innocence we look to being lead along a sunny walk. A walk a child has no control over, a...
    walkbywithme walkbywithme 56-60, M May 12

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    I used to be really healthy... Before my depression hit me hard... I used to play hockey. And I played well for like 6 years. Had great stamina! I was a little overweight but I...
    MrCutBleedSmile MrCutBleedSmile 18-21, M 1 Response May 13

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    I used to smoke when I was a kid, but stopped several years ago before I had kids. I have been having a really hard to recently and one day during a break at work I was talking to...
    Jacksmoker Jacksmoker 26-30, M 4 days ago

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    Go check out this website: http://greatnonprofits.org/org/p-luna-foundation. The P. Luna Foundation focuses on fighting against and raising awareness of male abuse. Right now we...
    CoriWilson CoriWilson 18-21 1 day ago

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    confession of a Love Sick Fool #3 After my break up with my boyfriend I should be getting back out there right? but every guy who said they liked me I pushed away. In the back of...
    lilnekomeow lilnekomeow 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 24

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    Thought he was different? Ok Stop the bus!!!!! Well looks like I have been ghosted by someone I really thought was a decent guy. So does this mean I am just a fool or a bad judge...
    tamarisk1 tamarisk1 41-45, F 5 Responses Apr 24

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    Boo! Did I get ya? I have never stopped. I never will stop. But if you're in this group you turned little ***** and quit, probably bowing to social pressure. Nothing can change...
    smokingrocks1 smokingrocks1 56-60, M Apr 25

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    I was just on Facebook when I got a friend request from this childhood friend I have not seen or heard from in 30 years. I went over to his profile to say hi. When I asked...
    littlecreekgirl littlecreekgirl 41-45, F 2 Responses Apr 26

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