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I Want to Know If You Believe In God, and Why Or Why Not

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 45 People

    It Starts Off "use To Not Believe" Second "i Struggle" And Last "jesus Is In My Life"

    Everything will not get in my way because of Jesus.When I was in the middle of my Teenage year, I never really thought about God or any religion.I was just a kid living in a fairy tale town up in the hills, maybe during that time that I believe in paranormal but that's all it is...
    Cupcake2 Cupcake2 22-25, M Jul 11, 2011

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    The Problem Of Non God objects

    I heard of this argument from a podcast but I had a similar idea, but Justin Schieber has fleshed it out a bit more. Sheiber provides a nine-point argument: There is a possible world (P) that is God existing alone, and nothing else existing. God is a perfect being. Therefore P...
    hekatemoon hekatemoon 22-25, F 1 Response Nov 13, 2012

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    I'm Not Quite Sure

    I was born a christian, baptised and had my first communion.  But I diddnt go to church alot and was never really religious 'cause I diddnt really understand all that stuff.  My dad is really religious but my mom considers herself agnostic which means she doesnt believe...
    FallingStarr FallingStarr 18-21, F Oct 6, 2009

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    Why Not? Well, Because...

    I believe that faith is wishful thinking. I have not seen even one scintilla of tangible, reproducible, empirical evidence for the existence of any god, not just the christian deity. No one has ever been able to produce such evidence, despite centuries of trying to do so. This...
    joesdog joesdog 41-45, M 7 Responses Apr 24, 2012

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    I Believe

    I believe in God because I see and feel the presence of God everywhere in nature.  Strangely enough, it is all the evil in the world that bolsters my belief.  When I see how horrendously evil humanity can be, I know in my heart that there is an opposing force of pure...
    puck61 puck61 51-55, M 19 Responses Feb 3, 2009

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    I Believe In The Existence Of The Triume God Described In The Bible

    Why, 1. Epistemologically-selfsciouness requires in the belief in the God. As the French existentialist Sartre said, If one does not have an infinite reference point, then everything is meaningless and absurd. The Christian God is both personal and infinite. The fundamental...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jan 2, 2012

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    I'm Sorry But I Believe Faith In God Is a Hindrance

    Here's what I've discovered and it's pretty simple- The idea of a higher power was invented to explain the unknown. But eventually mankind started discovering scientific explainations for life's mysteries, including how we came to be here. Thanks to the curiosity...
    sava744 sava744 31-35, F 5 Responses Feb 4, 2009

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    I For One Believe.......

    Who is God?God ( Yahaveh ) Is Love, but not just any Love. He is Agape Love.Agape love - unconditional love that is always giving and impossible to take or be a taken. It devotes total commitment to seek your highest best no matter how anyone may respond. This form of love is...
    PrettyOldSoul PrettyOldSoul 41-45, F 1 Response Aug 3, 2011

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    Ok Why Not

    My personal belief on this subject is always evolving. At one time i was a firm believer in the christian version of God but after watching my grandmother who was an extremely devout christian die of Lou Gehrigs Disease a form of muscular dystrophy i fell away from the christian...
    ihaveanameitsrick ihaveanameitsrick 46-50, M 10 Responses Feb 3, 2009

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    Yes I Do But Im Losing It

    I really want to believe theres a man in the sky who lives on a cloud  and watches over everyone but he never answers me what could he be doing so busy up there on that cloud of his to not answer me?
    darkangellights darkangellights 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 15, 2012

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    Avoid Belief... In Anything.

    The first step to a closed mind is belief.  Whether it is faith or fact based.  Don't believe!!! It's a mind killer.
    KatzNYammer KatzNYammer 61-65, M 1 Response Oct 23, 2011

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    I Know This:

     Without God All things are possible.
    luka309 luka309 46-50, M 7 Responses Feb 4, 2009

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    Hope In This Storm.

    I'm in the dark time of my life right now, everyday i'm seeing my hopes on the ground, broken. Before i'm going to sleep my bible is always with me, my bible is my witness in all the tears i have been cried through out the years, everynight i prayed and feel so depressed like...
    Kuleyy1130 Kuleyy1130 22-25, F 1 Response Aug 22, 2009

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    No No No No No

    no no no no no no. said it all before on my blog and other stories. Godfree and Whuttup and Mitchandmaureen say it too.
    stevester stevester 46-50, M 7 Responses Feb 12, 2009

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    It's a Feeling, Nothing More.

    I'm choosing to copy StudentofLife's disclaimer for this story. It made a point, and I'm not going to write a story for this experience without a disclaimer. ***Disclaimer*** "I know that the existence or non-existence of God is a touchy subject for some people.  I am...
    SheistheLorax SheistheLorax 18-21, F 11 Responses Feb 5, 2009

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    Too Coincidental

     I believe in God mainly for the fac that life is too complex and too coincidental for it all to just happen. Science is the biggest helper in this belief by exposing lifes mysteries and show just how amazing us just being here is let alone everything else. But in saying...
    IWishIUnderstood IWishIUnderstood 22-25, M 9 Responses Aug 19, 2009

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    Not Just God, the Triune God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob

    I believe in God the Father, Jesus his son and the Holy Spirit.  Three pesons, one God.  Why?  Because I'm a logical person and there is too much evidence indicating He is the one and only true God.  And frankly, I don't have enough FAITH to believe in any of...
    streetlight streetlight 36-40, M 4 Responses Mar 31, 2009

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    Absolutely

      Yes, I believe in God, more than I do anything else. I believe because I've made it this far by his grace. I've been in situations that I thought I'd never get through. I've just wanted simple things, I've prayed-and it happened. I've been in bad situations *by my own...
    lostprophet lostprophet 22-25, F 23 Responses Mar 12, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    If so what do you believe and why do you believe it?
    kalesie kalesie 36-40 Sep 30

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    It's actually sort of sweet. The way we keep coming back... Like magnets. Almost inseparable. Can't be away for too long. You understand how I feel now... Do you not? How it...
    catherineeac catherineeac 13-15, F 4 days ago

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    You know what I despise? Those uptight, snobby christians that go around pointing their fingers down at people who sin. Nagging them to the pits of hell, and they question why...
    marilynnrox marilynnrox 18-21, F Oct 12

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    There are many things we come across, some affect us , some just pass. Here are some of the things that left a deep impact on me and continue to influence my thoughts, words and...
    BlueTheWarrior BlueTheWarrior 18-21, F 2 Responses Oct 1

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    I don't know why some people act soo weired even though trying to help them...
    Patrick009 Patrick009 22-25, M Oct 20

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    Everyone is hating on this guy that im talking to an saying things like why him? Or you could do so much better but i havent dated anyone in two years because i always has anxiety...
    Hope6800 Hope6800 13-15, F 2 Responses Oct 14

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    What's your favourite song?? Why is it your favourite?
    Amy1313 Amy1313 13-15, F 2 Responses Oct 16

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    When I open up to someone I feel like they don't really understand me or even try to do so. That's why I've shutdown and stopped talking about my life and now I'm just sticking to...
    Careisla Careisla 18-21, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I'm admitting now I have cross dressed in the past and purged in fear of getting caught my last purge was when I had lost my job and pretty much lost every thing in my life house...
    jkkarl jkkarl 51-55 2 Responses Oct 20

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    Do you believe in hell? Why?
    sunflowerpet sunflowerpet 18-21, F 18 Responses Oct 8

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    Waiting for this moment, searching for emotion a connection and I find it there in her for a fleeting second and then As my grey starts to lift and hope comes The thunder...
    rainyraven rainyraven 31-35, T 1 Response 3 hrs ago

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    I am starting to believe in myself which is a difficult thing to do. This is what it is like....imagine that all your life you have been told a lie, that the sky isn't blue it's...
    00flyaway 00flyaway 41-45, F 1 Response 4 hrs ago

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    This love, this so called love, it is'nt real. This "omg i miss him" "omg why is'nt he texting" this is bullshit, love is what you feel deep within yourself, it's not as shallow...
    deephuman deephuman 22-25, F 3 hrs ago

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    Part 1 God bless everyone. Have you talked to god? Tell him all your worries and don't be afraid. He wants to help so call him. He loves you. I want to share with you guys...
    Rainbowdash5334 Rainbowdash5334 22-25, F 4 Responses Oct 13

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    I want to speak, from my heart, about the very complicated topic of abortion. I realize that most people will read this with their beliefs and not truly hear what the Spirit would...
    OnewithJC OnewithJC 36-40, F 1 Response Oct 22

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    I have a challenge for some of you..... NOTE: First let me say that NO, I am NOT saying one person is like anyone else. If you believe that about me, are you claiming to be better...
    OnewithJC OnewithJC 36-40, F Oct 2

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    Okay, I can and can't hate God. I can't hate God because it's hard for me to have something that doesn't exist. However, I can hate the "true image" of God that so many believers...
    JohnBobMac JohnBobMac 16-17, T Oct 16

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    Part 2 Desperate for an answer I said to him again “God? God? Please talk to me what did I do? Why do I feel so weird? Please make it go away.” But still no answer. I then...
    Rainbowdash5334 Rainbowdash5334 22-25, F 4 Responses Oct 13

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    I take back a lot of what I said about love...Ive made a previous post stating the different types of love but what I am getting ready to discuss supersedes that post. As Ive now...
    CoolIntellectualJames88 CoolIntellectualJames88 22-25, M 1 Response 4 days ago

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    Absolutely. why not? I have no reason not to believe. I've found mine already. he's about 400 miles away in another state, another time zone. we've broken up before. not for any...
    wishingforrecovery wishingforrecovery 16-17, F Oct 20

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    Today all I can ask is that you do not leave me for a blink of an eye. All I am trying to do is give up on what made me more weaker than I thought at the time I was more...
    Misspsychaddict Misspsychaddict 26-30, F Oct 12

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    There has to be a god , it all began somewhere and explain why we have thoughts and our ourselves , all these things about science in the beginning about cells and stuff . I doubt...
    NobbyWolf NobbyWolf 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 30

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    Just as important, is the question: Why do you believe in God?
    gmeza98 gmeza98 51-55, M 11 Responses Oct 1

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    As I look around and see so much joy, I wonder does God love me. Even the people who have done very bad things don't seem to suffer. I ache so deeply. My ex and his mistress and...
    RedXSue RedXSue 51-55, F 1 Response Oct 11

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    I read some post on here about God, why do people even argue about him/her (covering all angles). I'm one of those girls who just have to say, if you believe in him then trust in...
    AlexandriaAnnRowe AlexandriaAnnRowe 18-21, F Oct 18

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    I read some post on here about God, why do people even argue about him/her (covering all angles). I'm one of those girls who just have to say, if you believe in him then trust in...
    AlexandriaAnnRowe AlexandriaAnnRowe 18-21, F 1 Response Oct 18

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    There was this guy I was dating he was sweet and nice very understanding , he helped me with my depression in the beginning I didn't want to burden him I told him to leave me . He...
    fiestychica fiestychica 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 6

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    Hi my name is Carolina for a while now i`ve been thinking about doing diary entries on this page so this is my first one I will try to do it everyday feel free to coment or talk to...
    CarolinaS1 CarolinaS1 16-17, F 3 days ago

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    MOM and Mira Long stupid story from me. Read if you want. Mom I did a huge thing yesterday. Planned a long ago and knew what i was doing. I left home for a reason. of course i...
    deathiscold deathiscold 70+, M Sep 30

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    I love you, God I love you, life I love you, future husband This is your future wife I love you, sun I love you, rain I love you, blue skies I love you, hurricane I love you...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F Oct 7

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    If you fell and you think God he is far away who moved? only you did you can always come to God with open arms and he cant wait to bless. That is what Jesus died for, our...
    beltran beltran 16-17, F Oct 10