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I Want to Be a Better Christian

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    Young Mother And Wife.

    I would like to be a better Christian but a lot of people do not like me as I am clever, good looking and live in a big house in the North of England, I am a London girl and find it hard to fit in the North of England , I have been up North for five years now. But some Christians...
    deleted deleted 26-30 11 Responses Jul 31, 2012

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    Is it bad for me a Christian to read dirty

    or sexy stuff or join groups like that? I am catholic and it is against ****. It is hard not to
    Christiancountrygirl Christiancountrygirl 22-25, F 9 Responses Jan 2, 2014

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    I love god and he loves me

    but it is hard in high school. I need help!
    phaselove86 phaselove86 16-17, F 4 Responses Apr 29

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    Which, Witch Is Which - A Testimony Of Deliverance From The Darkest Pit!

    My personal Testimony! I was raised in a small town called Taunton, Mass. after having moved from Ellsworth Maine where I was born, where to this day, I do not know who my real mother and father were. But because I know of the Sovereignty of God I know his personal care of my...
    Ministerofblog Ministerofblog 51-55, M 3 Responses Dec 10, 2012

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    Isaiah 40:31 says, "but those

    who hope in the LORD will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles; they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint." I cannot brag on my love for the Lord, because I fail him every day. But I can brag on his love for me, because it never fails...
    ashleywarren96 ashleywarren96 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 16

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    I desire to follow Jesus Christ more fully in

    my life. Spending more time serving others and sharing the Gospel will help build the kingdom of God.
    GreatLakesGuy GreatLakesGuy 51-55, M 3 Responses Apr 18

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    quick reveal gifts of Spirit are part of

    ernest of inheritance of Spirit Don't believe in them? Probably still already have one. Does Spirit speak in your heart? When does He speak without heavenly wisdom, knowledge, or promise? Never my friend. He has gifted the millions without them knowing. Thats grace. Thats love.
    jonathanbchristian jonathanbchristian 26-30, M 2 Responses Apr 5

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    So I took a big leap in my life tonight,

    I made an incredible decision. :) I made the decision to accept Jesus as my saviour and follow God for life. <3 :)
    TheSongPlaysWithin TheSongPlaysWithin 18-21, F 5 Responses Jun 8, 2014

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    For the past few months,

    I've really gone down hill. I don't pray every night like I used to, I don't ask for forgiveness when it comes to sins and sometimes I do bad, even though I know it's wrong and I hate it. There is not excuse to why I am not abiding by God's way. I would say "I don't have enough...
    uh2behonest uh2behonest 16-17, F 5 Responses Dec 23, 2014

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    I'm trying to start a ministry with the goal of

    reaching out to high school students who are battling depression. I myself have experienced severe depression, so this is a topic that is very near to my heart. I need some feedback, though. Does anyone have any ideas as to what tools/activities/anything could help? I love these...
    amazingcuzitis amazingcuzitis 18-21, F 2 Responses Jan 15

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    It's really difficult commuting my relationship

    as a Christian in my family. None of my family really has a set religion and they're not entirely supportive of me being Christian. I've committed my life to Christ and follow in Jesus. I know he has the right path for me, and although this path can be difficult I try very hard...
    TheSongPlaysWithin TheSongPlaysWithin 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 21, 2014

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    Well everybody will either have the Mark of the

    beast are the seal of God on their four head at the close of probation that is the time. When everything comes to a final conclusion when God separates the goats from the sheep the ones that are sealed with his name separated from the ones that have the Mark of the beast which...
    dfries63 dfries63 46-50, M 4 Responses May 9

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    Note To God.

    Dear God, am so sorry i've been angry for so long the pain has been unbearable. In my faith i fell so hard i've not been able to dust myself,my love for you drifted further away when my heart broke and i've not learnt how to love you again becuase am afraid...
    Pancrecious Pancrecious 22-25, F 3 Responses May 22, 2011

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    queenjellyfish queenjellyfish 18-21, F 3 Responses Mar 23

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    My brother died this summer.

    And though I would have thought that it would tear me away from The Lord, it brought me closer to him. I have a class at my church that taught me to pray everyday, read the bible, and obey my parents and that would help me get to heaven through Jesus. I really need to work on...
    6356kk 6356kk 13-15, F 9 Responses Feb 20

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    I don't want to be a crossdresser anymore

    because Deuteronomy 22:5 says I shouldn't be and I want to listen to that. God didn't make me to be a crossdresser. I know this and I want to do what he wants because he is the alpha and the omega the beginning and the end. Praise Jesus Christ my savior
    Zalbaar Zalbaar 13-15, M 5 Responses Jul 3, 2014

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    Embodiments of sin are seen to be entertaining

    instead of appalling, and embodiments of good are seen as boring instead of inspirational..
    uncle9583 uncle9583 18-21, M 3 Responses Mar 17

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    Always. We are try out best

    but not one of us is perfect. All we can do is strive to better Christians and to be better brothers and sisters to one another.
    GabbyGabbers GabbyGabbers 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 19, 2014

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    I am grateful to God

    for His mercy, love, grace and forgiveness. I relate to what Paul wrote in Romans 7: 21 So I find this law at work: Although I want to do good, evil is right there with me. 22 For in my inner being I delight in God’s law; 23 but I see another law at work in me, waging war...
    GreatLakesGuy GreatLakesGuy 51-55, M 2 Responses May 19

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    God, I feel like I am dying I love you so.

    . but this hurtsAll this infliction, lost what I hope so much forIf this dying brings me closer to you.. let it beYou're the only one I can't live withoutI just wish these people, the on lookers.. the outsidersI want them to see you.You are the one keeping me..You are our hope in...
    Heavenbound5511 Heavenbound5511 36-40, F 4 Responses Sep 11, 2014

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    Faith is not about everything turning out okay,

    Faith is about being okay no matter how things turn out.
    FrenzyElle FrenzyElle 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 4, 2014

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    I feel a fire in me trying to grow,

    i feel the person i want to be in there begging me to find a way to be her. i feel my spirit begging to be fed. I feel it, Lord.
    seekingjoy88 seekingjoy88 26-30, F 5 Responses Nov 25, 2014

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    I feel a change Coming.

    I feel that the Lord is calling me in a direction that i have not considered going in yet. I am currently Studying to earn a bachelors of science in early childhood - 6+h grade general education. I have always loved children and since having two of my own began Considering the...
    seekingjoy88 seekingjoy88 26-30, F 1 Response Mar 10

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    I have decided to follow Jesus No turning

    back No turning back The cross before me The world behind me No turning back No turning back
    esmer2496 esmer2496 18-21, F 3 Responses May 19, 2014

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    Want to walk with God.

    Have been struggling with my faith for the past few months. Decided that God has spoken to me too many times for me to just ignore Him. It helps that my boyfriend also wants to have a better walk of faith. Starting a new thing of picking out Bible passages and discussing how...
    KJPKelsey KJPKelsey 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 14

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    I wish I did not get jealous

    so easily or do dirty stuff with my boyfriend over Skype or swear and I need to pray more often and quit lying to people and be more honest
    Christiancountrygirl Christiancountrygirl 22-25, F 5 Responses May 30

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    It's hard because as soon

    as I think I have overcome one sin another takes its place. The devil must have a field day with me. My weakness now and has been for a while, downloading music online and watching movies and tv shows online. (I don't consider it wrong if it's on YouTube though??) I...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 5 Responses Mar 8

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    I really really do. I just really need to start

    surrounding myself with people who love God as much as I do.
    keryxo keryxo 16-17, F 1 Response May 24

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    I'M So Glad I'M Getting Discipline From Daddy (Aka Jesus) Praise him

    I pray every day for him to bring me out of darkness and sin, so I can truly be with him how I once was and have his love. I can't make it without him. I know he loves me for rebuking me and putting on my spirit to stop and change my ways and come back to him. I do believe he can...
    WalkThroughTheFire WalkThroughTheFire 18-21, F 1 Response Jan 29, 2013

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    I've come to realise I just don't have any

    interest in practicing my faith. To read the bible is forcing myself. I have no interest in it its not interesting to me. Though I do kind of like to read it. It depends on the scripture. To pray? I force myself every night for what reason? Guilt. Either guilt or I don't want...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 3 Responses Mar 3

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    Does anyone believe that God can give them a

    sense of something is wrong to do? Such as a strong feeling of a conscience? I've felt this way is the way God talks to me to let me know before I do things. But sometimes I don't know. I've felt he has strongly let me know in the past. Also, do you believe God can put a...
    1lonelydaisy 1lonelydaisy 41-45 3 Responses Apr 18

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    I Almost Lost

    There are many kinds of sin available in our world today. But, we need to remember that this is not our home. We need to run the race with our eyes firmly planted on Jesus Christ our Savior, Our Families and fellow Christians running beside us along the way. And my God will...
    SweetMae SweetMae 61-65, F Nov 23, 2013

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    Yesterday in a moment of complete loss,

    I was seconds away from throwing it all away, I had no clue what to do and my sick brain would not give me an answer. I dropped to my knees and cried out to Him pleading for an answer. He gave me my answer, and when I find myself in these situations He always does. So I'm left...
    Khrysanthemum Khrysanthemum 31-35, F 2 Responses Jun 19

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    Pray For Me

    I want to do better..be better..I want to truly be in the will of the Father... I wan to submit to his will for my life...be happy and be a great mom....looking for a church now ...nothing seems to be a good fit...but have to stop with the excuses....I want and desire so much...
    deleted deleted 26-30 4 Responses Jan 21, 2013

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    "do I make a decision,

    to be a better stronger Christian? or should I act on wisdom and choose to forget religion" what a tune!!
    ClearlyNotGarySpeed ClearlyNotGarySpeed 18-21, M 4 Responses Apr 15

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    I try all the time to be a better Christian,

    bit it's hard cuz I'm 13. My dad is the Pastor at our church so he says I'm suppose to be an example. Sometimes I wish I didn't have to be.
    CheerNikki13 CheerNikki13 13-15, F 6 Responses Apr 26

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    I want to be a better Christian,

    so I can love others without even questioning it, or thinking about it. I've always judged people before I actually met them, and in certain I was wrong; I learned from my mistakes. My mistakes are what make me a better person. I'm learning everyday, but as I do so I realize God...
    LoverofKids LoverofKids 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 7, 2014

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    Idk... I've completely changed

    as a person and I'm scared to go back to God like this ... As if he doesn't see me right now.
    QueenRianH QueenRianH 13-15, F 4 Responses Feb 16

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    I feel guilty always asking

    for forgiveness for the same struggles
    ivettefromtheblock ivettefromtheblock 18-21, F 6 Responses Feb 16

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    I grew up in church but have

    so much trouble believing that God is even real and I can't seem to pray to him or read the Bible or live a Christian life but I want to so badly! what do I do?
    DaughterOfAnAngel24 DaughterOfAnAngel24 22-25, F 35 Responses May 21

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    I love you all. It really makes me happy to know

    that there are people that genuinely desire to be stronger Christians.
    maestro777 maestro777 26-30, M 3 Responses Feb 25

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    I am ready to fully commit my life

    and began with God. I have had so many challenges and let downs in life. I have been the good guy and the bad guy. I have tried by best to pray everyday and have a better walk and relationship with God, but have allowed worldly things to get in the way. I have been in four long...
    exoticlotus21 exoticlotus21 26-30, F 1 Response Jan 1, 2014

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    I need to find my way back into the love of

    Jesus Christ. Recently I have done things that I am ashamed of and embarrassed by. I thought that I would try being "bi". I never did anything real but I fantasied and chatted. Once I realized fully what I have done I felt sick to my stomach. I know that it was wrong and that it...
    deleted deleted 26-30 5 Responses Apr 14

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    Unstable... But Hopefully Not For Long

    My husband and I have been looking for a home church for two years. During this time the stability of my relationship with God has really dwindled, because I haven't had a place to sink my roots into, a place I can call home and be with friends and really build into the community...
    Christabel Christabel 18-21, F 4 Responses Jul 24, 2007

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    I had to learn the hard way what the old folks

    meant by "it ain't no harm to keep your mind stayed on Jesus" because you can't hate your neighbor when your mind is on Him. Lesson learned
    JuBear424 JuBear424 18-21, F 2 Responses Jun 17, 2014

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    And He called a child to Himself

    and set him before them,and said, "Truly I say to you, unless you are converted and become like children, you will not enter the kingdom of heaven."Whoever then humbles himself as this child, he is the greatest in the kingdom of heaven . . . "And whoever receives one such...
    Heavenbound5511 Heavenbound5511 36-40, F 1 Response Aug 11, 2014

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