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Drew B
  • Drew B
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  • United States

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Why don't people believe in God?

if it were even the slightest possible chance that there is a hell and its a place of everlasting torment and hate wouldnt you want to make sure there isnt one by checking every possible source of information and proof that God does not exist or does?

And why do most people who ask themselves this question and go search for answers come back a christian?

yeah the whole idea can be denied with logical reasoning but you got to look at where this idea came from and how much we can trust this information. When you search for those facts they cant be denied and once you experience what God does in your life you will know its real. If you dont believe in it you should have proof andt the strongest possible evidence of everything that cant be denied.

I want to look at what you guys think and why you guys don't. Please dont attack other peoples ideas and thought and be open with every ounce of reasoning you can come up with.

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    Apr 5 2011: There willl never be any proof that God exists or doesn't exist. People like to think that when they die they will not be completely gone, but moving onto something better. We like to be able to give comfort to oursleves and others when we lose someone by saying that it was "God's will", or it was "their time", instead of thinking that the world is full of really horrible things and really horrible people. I think that if someone has a true unwavering faith in the belief that God truly does exist, they are very lucky. The will be able to live their life in a completely different way than people who believe in nothing bigger than themselves and the world itslef.
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      Apr 5 2011: Stacey, I found that one way you prove to yourself--"your truth to live by"--God exists is to jump into something so far over your head you could not possibly do it on your own, looking to God for help. Don't jump randomly but after a thing weights heavy on your heart seemingly forever. When you swim, and not sink, remember that you did not do it alone: thank God. After years of doing this myself, I find myself living in miracles of God's provision almost all the time. Now I've proved to myself that God exists and that God exists only desiring an relationship with me [& everyone else who seeks God]. The purpose of our existence is to join God, moving this world toward God's Plan for it. You can be "lucky" too.

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