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Forgiveness
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When people are younger they have a hard time understanding the concept of forgiveness. For me, it was just a crazy word my parents used when I was upset with my brother. I would always say “I forgive you,” but I never knew what... (more »)
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Wave Hello to Change
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She sells seashells by the sea shore. She waves at me. I wave back. I wonder why the hand gesture we use to salute another person is called a wave. Perhaps, because people are not too dissimilar to waves. Some gently lap at the shores of... (more »)
The Logic Behind Faith
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Faith. What is it? How can a person prove that their faith has meaning? How can a Christian in today’s world provide a logical reason that their faith is real and meaningful? The answer is simple. It is not possible, and that is exactly... (more »)
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The Gift of Failure
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Failure. Failure is one of the greatest fears of our society. We as human beings have this innate need to succeed and any thing that happens that remotely resembles failure is unacceptable. If you fail at something you are worthless. You are a... (more »)
Philosophy on Death
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We are all human, but can we be broken? The answer is yes. Shattered into fragments of our once known emotions, shredded by ourselves and others. We can be tossed around like ragdolls, upon the worlds pleasure. We can be battered by so many... (more »)
Christian Through Philosophy More Than Faith
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I consider myself Christian more through philosophy than faith. What do I mean by this? Is that truly being a Christian? What truly is being a Christian? I have troubled myself with these questions for so long, ever since I truly began to grow... (more »)
Eat Pray Love
“To find the balance you want, this is what you must become. You must keep your feet grounded so firmly on the earth that it’s like you have four legs, instead of two. That way, you can stay in the world. But you must stop looking... (more »)
The Universe in Ourselves
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I have this theory that the universe recreates itself after its destruction. The same atoms are present, so the same universe is born again. In a way, humans mimic this behavior. In Christianity, baptism represents this theory… Sin being the... (more »)
My Dragon
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I have a dragon. Let me be clear – don’t ignore this statement just because it sounds ridiculous – I have a dragon that lives in my pocket. And before you search my pockets, it’s a dragon that only I can sense in... (more »)
Not Ashamed
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"For I am not ashamed of the gospel.  It is the power of God for salvation of everyone who believes…." (Romans 1:16). There are so many people in the world who live by this statement; christian singers have this scripture... (more »)
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Credit to the Playwright
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Yes, I am a Christian. I am not perfect; I am me. I struggle with my faith, as we've all heard the southern Baptists preach to stony crowds coming to be saved. To tell you the truth, I hate religion. In the eyes of a cynic, it's nothing... (more »)
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Ultimatum
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What is worth the ultimate sacrifice? Seriously. What are you willing to die for? Heroes in books and movies are typically willing to die to save the world. Martyrs are willing to die for what they believe in. Soldiers are willing to die to... (more »)
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How Christianity Affects Society Today
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Please note, This is not written as an opinionated essay or a persuasive one. I wrote this because of my agitation towards todays standards. I was also inspired by an artical written on TeenInk entitles “Things Wrong in... (more »)
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Pain and suffering
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"I dont need to know your name to know your pain...I have my own. I dont need to see your home to know your shame...I have my own. But someone loved me just the way I was...and someone will love you just the way you are." (REGGIE) This gguy is... (more »)
Issues in Christianity
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The idea of free will has always seemed such a paradox to me. I have spent many sleepless nights lying in bed, wondering. Did God really give us free will?   I am a Christian. But to me so many things about Christianity make little... (more »)
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A New Bud Within
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The cultural event that I decided to attend was a church event called an “Overnighter” at All Nations Church. One of our interns organized this event specifically for high school seniors. Every Friday there is something called Friday Night... (more »)
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