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My Beliefs

I believe ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator that God is omnipotient and omniscient.
My most powerful moment of belief was ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator when my friend committed suicide
My greatest moment of doubt was ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator future
My spiritual life means... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator going to church and reading the bible everyday
The biggest misconception about my faith/belief system is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator we are saved by our works that we do on earth.
My spiritual role model is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator Jesus
The tenet/practice/teaching I appreciate most about my faith is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator forgiveness of my sins

My Faith History

As a child I believed ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator same I do now
My spiritual journey has been ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator going through the motions
I was raised as ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator half lutheran half catholic
Are your beliefs or practices different from your parents? If so, how and why? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator little bit of both. my dad is catholic and my mom is lutheran.
If you have children, did becoming a parent change your relationship to faith? If so, how? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator N/A

How I Practice My Faith

Where and when do you practice your faith? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator My room and church
Does your family practice more than one religion or faith? If so, how do you blend the traditions? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator my dad is catholic and my mom is lutheran so I get a little bit of both.
How easy or difficult is it to live your faith? Why? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator its a lot of going through the motions. I have a hard time keeping a daily devotion.
In my house, the thing that most represents my faith is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator The cross in my room
The song/book/film that most represents my faith is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator passion of the christ

Religion & the Public Square

What should be the role of religion in politics? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator should not be involve because it causes too many problems
Should courses about religion be taught in public schools? Why or why not? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator it should be separate because school is education for general stuff. One's church can educate them on religion
Should the Bible, Torah, Quran or other religious texts be taught as works of literature in public schools? Why or why not? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator No, like I said earlier it should be separate.
Is interfaith dialogue important? Why or why not? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator The fellowship of Christians is important for strengthening their faith.
Do you feel comfortable discussing your faith with others? Why/why not? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator yeah
Do you feel that you have a duty, because of your faith, to put your beliefs into action? What are some of those actions? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator reflect Christ in all my actions
Are religious beliefs compromised by engaging in politics? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator they should not be

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