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How Do You Imagine God?
God in America and USA WEEKEND Magazine are partnering to explore Americans' images of God.

How do you imagine God? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator God is the creator of the universe, including us. God is spirit. He is the Father,Son, and Holy Spirit. He created us for His own glory, we are designed to glorify and enjoy Him for ever.

My Beliefs

I believe ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator I believe... 1.Total Depravity (also known as Total Inability and Original Sin) 2.Unconditional Election 3.Limited Atonement (also known as Particular Atonement) 4.Irresistible Grace 5.Perseverance of the Saints (also known as Once Saved Always Saved)
My most powerful moment of belief was ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator when i relized that I did NOTHING to earn my salvation and that I was choosen in Christ before the foundation of the world.
My greatest moment of doubt was ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator when i relized that I did NOTHING to earn my salvation and that I was choosen in Christ before the foundation of the world. Hard to believe but the Bible tells me so:)

My Faith History

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 Yes, first is that children are a gift from God and they are proof of a Creator. Second, I have to teach them about there Creator.

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 Everywhere & Everyday
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 No, praise God! There is only one true religion.
How easy or difficult is it to live your faith? Why? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator Very difficult. God has set the bar high! The good news (Gospel)- He has provided His Son so that I will not have to be perfect to have eternal life with Him.

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 The same role it has always had, the basis of all moral good.
Is interfaith dialogue important? Why or why not? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator Yes, Jesus orders us to do so. People need to know the truth, Christians need to " speak the truth in Love".
Do you feel comfortable discussing your faith with others? Why/why not? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator Yes, I have been blessed with great teachers and have studied my faith to know it is truth. I pray that people look in to it, study it and ask questions.
Has 9/11 had any impact on your thoughts about religion? Are you more/less interested in learning about other religions? Do you feel more/less comfortable expressing your religious beliefs? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator Yes, not all are the same. I started to study Isalm. More comfortable.

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Published October 11, 2010

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