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I Wish I Knew God's Plan For Me

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    My life may not be going the way i planned it,

    but it is going exactly the way god planned it. Gods plan is greater!
    slawrence slawrence 13-15, F Jun 8

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    chialuvgirl chialuvgirl 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 4

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    A word to the lonely at this time of the year.

    The downside of this coming festive season is for those individuals that endure loneliness, I reflect back to those times when having left home to live in a room by yourself and not have someone to share the moment with. Loneliness is a fact of life and the single Christian is...
    churinga churinga 70+, M 2 Responses Dec 23, 2013

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    Disconnected

    Where has God gone? And why did he go? I've prayed and I've asked But I still don't know. When I was a youth God was right here I faced life AND death Without any fear. Then He left And I don't know why Now I'm afraid of life And I'm afraid to die. I've looked in my head, My...
    Serenitree Serenitree 70+, F 14 Responses Jul 22, 2012

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    Your sensitivity to the poor

    and your concrete deeds on behalf of the helpless will count more with God than will any of your pious acts In fact God is personally invested in that work so much so that when we give to the poor it is as if we're giving to God himself Give in order that they may become...
    dfries63 dfries63 46-50, M 1 Response Feb 20

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    Finding God's Plan And Purpose For Me

    First of all I think and believe we need to understand about God’s timing is that it is perfect, just as all of God’s ways are perfect (Psalm 18:30; Galatians 4:4). I heard a pastor say "God’s timing is never early and it’s never been late". In fact, from before our birth...
    WilliamC WilliamC 61-65, M Dec 23, 2011

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    If god is so good, why did he give me this kind

    of life? I'm tired of it. I'm sick of it.
    aespino06 aespino06 16-17, F 3 Responses Mar 16

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    What Am I Supposed To Do?

    I often wonder if His plan for me, is to just be a mom and care taker of my parents. I stay stressed out, and I feel like my mom takes advantage of me. I often get angry at my mom and the situation, but then feel guilty for feeling the way i do. Is this what God has in store for...
    nicksmom32 nicksmom32 31-35, F 6 Responses Feb 2, 2012

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    I want to know who's my husband.

    I want to know how many kids I'm going to be birthing out. I want to know what my wedding ring going to look like . how he going to pop the question where we going to be located. I want to know what job I'm going to be having when I'm 27 years old...... I WANT TO KNOW!!!!!!!
    lorrena19 lorrena19 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 4

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    His Plan

    we don know god's plan for us?i think we do.. ''my plan for ur future has always been filled with hope'' ''i will never stop doing good to u'' ''and i want to show u great n marvelous things.'' ''one day i will wipe away every tear from ur eyes and i ll take away...
    amysangels amysangels 22-25, F 5 Responses Nov 7, 2010

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    Honestly I've been thinking about giving up

    going to church. This said from a girl who basically grew up in a church. It has mainly to do with the fact that the pastor died a week ago and he was family to me. I'm scared to leave but i want too. If only parents understood this.
    Yadirarubi Yadirarubi 18-21, F 3 Responses Jun 2

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    I Wish I Know................

    There is a saying in Punjabi which is my mother tongue, about the unique ways of God...it says:-teriyan beparwahiyan oh rubba..,ki-ki khed rachaven....(oh God i am just dumbfound by your carelessness and things which take place because this carelessness)eik nun bheje is duniya...
    snuffal snuffal 26-30, F 4 Responses Aug 28, 2011

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    I believe with utmost conviction that

    if god loved me he would not have allowed me to be born. Because of both who I am and my life experiences I will be punished in hell for eternity. I find it tough to believe this will outweigh the little good I manage to do in the world (another reason I can see for my creation...
    Verndari Verndari 18-21, F 2 Responses Dec 29, 2014

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    Is It Good?

    There is a plan; but look at God's plan for Jesus; and he loved him best.
    LordVoldemort LordVoldemort 36-40, F 17 Responses Oct 10, 2010

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    I'm not a bad person,

    yeah I may make mistakes. I'm not perfect but I do believe in God but right now I can't understand why God hasn't let me be happy with anyone? Is hard to have someone but feel like you really aren't with someone because you don't even talk to that person. I feel tired of this...
    ddanniiella ddanniiella 18-21, F 3 Responses May 4

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    I have been praying for him to open my eyes

    and he did. Now that I see the light I need his strength for myself and my son. I may have gone to inappropriate lengths to find the truth, but I think he would understand.
    littlefroghere littlefroghere 41-45, F 1 Response Jun 8

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    Wish I Knew My Purpose In This World.

    I seem so small in the whole sceme of things.  I think God meant for me to do something with my life, that makes an impact on this world.  Maybe nothing that will ever make the 6 O'clock news, but something. I know he has a plan for me because in Jeremiah 29:11 It says...
    NewShoes NewShoes 46-50, F 1 Response Jun 17, 2007

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    What plan? He doesn't have a plan

    for me. If he did, then he would've helped me a long time ago when I actually wanted his help. But now, I don't care, I don't need him, I don't even believe he exists cause he wasn't there for me. He never was. I can't rely on him. I can only rely on myself and those I care...
    LetForeverBelongToTheDead LetForeverBelongToTheDead 18-21, M 1 Response Nov 18, 2014

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    It's so hard to wait

    for God to bring me that special person. I so desperately want to me content with myself being alone. I just don't know how to get there.
    bgirl24 bgirl24 22-25, F 3 Responses Jun 2

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    To all who needs some hope,

    "Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is light."- Matthew 11:28 I know life is tough...
    algezebra algezebra 16-17, F Apr 3

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    To anyone who needs a prayer sent their way,

    share their troubles with me via message or comment. I could also use some prayers myself for a strengthening both in my relationship with God and with the ones I hold close to my heart. Love sent your way, remember God is always there to listen as well. It doesn't matter how...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 24

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    I'm Not Sure I Want To Know

    A very long time ago I think I learned an important lesson. It was a few weeks before Christmas and I was nine years old, I had accidently seen the wrapped presents that my parents had hidden in the garage. There were four of us kids and the presents were seperated and stacked by...
    humblerider humblerider 56-60, M 2 Responses Feb 23, 2011

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    Is It Really Because.....

    So many times I wanted to know why something in my life happen, and what can I learn from it. Many times I look back on my life and tried to understand why do I need so many lessons. Is it Karma?  From this Life?  Prior Lives? In this...
    WarriorMom WarriorMom 51-55, F 11 Responses Oct 27, 2008

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    This Story Is Going To Be Against This Topic *you've Been Warned*

    This is nothing speaking against god, or those who believe him. Whatever floats your boat there; it doesn’t bother me. I only write this story here, because I can’t find a place where it exactly belongs and I don’t feel like creating a new experience where this story will...
    Chasing4flowers Chasing4flowers 18-21, F 9 Responses Dec 4, 2012

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    I feel isolated physically

    and spiritually, I don't have any friends my family is always busy and I feel like God cut off my connection to him
    Misunderstood7889 Misunderstood7889 18-21, M Nov 14, 2014

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    The gods have the same plans

    for me as they do themselves and for the rest of us . Live gloriously and prepare to defend the universe to keep all that is life alive.
    ValhallaAwaits ValhallaAwaits 22-25, M 1 Response Apr 3

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    Dont We All Wish We Did.

    God knows very the plan He has for our lives. Whats important is that we have faith and keep it strong in believing . Rely on His control and not our own.His grace is right there acting every moment, one step forward a few steps back. Realize this ....these movements within us...
    Christina33s Christina33s 41-45, F 11 Responses Jun 10, 2012

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    I have prayed for an answer to an issue,

    not sure if silence from the human I need to tall is my answer from God.
    littlefroghere littlefroghere 41-45, F 1 Response Nov 30, 2014

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    My life was perfect. I was doing what made me

    happy. My family was happy...or so it seemed. I was making friends and finally having a social life of my own. I felt God was pushing me in the right direction and I loved where my life was going. Then the divorce happened. I moved to Florida with my mother and left everything...
    ComplicatedGirl18 ComplicatedGirl18 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 14, 2014

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    I Want God

    to just tell me what he wants. but noooooooo. i have to learn it for myself. like a father & child, he watches how i act...and decided whether or not to punish. I know the basics that once you have accepted Christ as your Lord & Saviour then you are to tell everyone else about...
    WindyCityCat WindyCityCat 41-45, F 25 Responses Jul 10, 2010

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    does god have a plan

    for everyone? if so, how do u know what it is?
    sadguy253 sadguy253 26-30, M 3 Responses Jun 8

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    Recently I've really become closer in my faith,

    I've been trying really hard to become a better Christian and just grow in my relationship with God. I've recently applied at a summer camp, which is Christian and will really help me grow in my faith. Please pray that I get hired for this summer camp job.
    TheSongPlaysWithin TheSongPlaysWithin 18-21, F May 1, 2014

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    Sometimes when the world feels like it's coming

    down around you, you just have to smile. There isn't anything you can do to stop the momentum you just have to hold on and know you will be okay.
    EverlyAnn EverlyAnn 31-35, F 3 Responses Dec 3, 2014

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    His plans for all of us are always lessons in

    it themselves. Relations and friendships. Scratch that, there are lessons to be learnt during our lifetimes but he's not 100% behind every steps of our lives. No I don't think so. There are wars behind God and downstairs battling for our lives. I'm not sure about u but I...
    Myalee Myalee 41-45, F 2 Responses Apr 3

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    I believe with all my heart

    that God has a special plan for everyone but sometimes I wish I knew what mine was.. I always wonder what my plan is that God has lined up. Has anyone else?
    Supermanslover143 Supermanslover143 16-17, F 2 Responses Jan 7

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    I have been struggling with finding my purpose

    and place on this earth for quite some time now and it just seems as though I keep hitting a dead end. I treat life as if it's a duty and I just try to get through each day without feeling discouraged. I guess what I'm trying to say is if I had a glimpse of what God has in...
    NikUnique NikUnique 26-30, F 3 Responses Jun 1

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    atticlyn06 atticlyn06 26-30, F Mar 8

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    When the subject of Evolution is raised,

    for me there is no debate, God said He created everything and that is good enough for me. Extra evidence is readily available outside the Bible to verify creation, both God and Jesus are more reliable than anything else. Not all “Christians” discount evolution for various...
    churinga churinga 70+, M Jan 27, 2014

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    sheenbean23 sheenbean23 18-21, F Apr 14

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    Not Knowing Is A Part Of Gods Plan

    imagine living life know exactly what will happen all the time, knowing how the story will end before it even starts. Would you want to read a book with a spoiled ending? I know it wouldnt be much fun or interesting for me. I dont know if I will fall in love or get my dream job...
    xstephanierose xstephanierose 18-21, F 4 Responses Jun 2, 2012

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    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F 2 Responses Apr 3

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    I angery with the gods

    because they don't hear my crystals for help they dont listening too my praying... some say if he does not reply it's a no I can understand and respected the fact he can't help me get back someone I lost by forced through other ppl or can't help give her the power to forgive or...
    skykidx1 skykidx1 22-25, M 1 Response Jun 1

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    Please read my story...i am extremely desperate. gofundme.com/wxvpew
    abis17 abis17 31-35, F Jun 14

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    "Nothing happens to the wise man against his

    expectation nor do all things turn out for him as he wished but as he reckoned - and above all he reckoned that something could block his plans." Seneca
    KCrick KCrick 22-25, F Jun 19

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    I feel like any plan God has

    for me it's likely riddled with unrest and broken dreams. I have asked him for more than that but I'm still left in despair.
    UpyetDown UpyetDown 26-30, M 2 Responses Apr 3

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    Wouldn't Change A Thing

    Talking with a group of people the other day and they were talking about the things in their past they would change if they could. Wow, if life had a rewind button this group would have worn it out. Anyway a little time had gone by when one of them said, “what about you, you...
    humblerider humblerider 56-60, M 3 Responses Jul 1, 2013

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