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God is ever present and intimately involved in everything we do IF we invite Him in. He is absolute truth in a world that offers too many lies. I believe that the Apostate church is alive and well and our time on earth is short. Jesus is coming soon.

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 He is my spiritual Father.

My Beliefs

I believe ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator Heaven and hell are real and jesus died on a cross for me.
My most powerful moment of belief was ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator When I was at my lowest point in my life. It drove me to my knees. Sad that sometimes this is what it takes to get our attention.
My greatest moment of doubt was ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator That I would not measure up in God's eyes.
My spiritual life means... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator Daily renewing my relationship with Him.
The biggest misconception about my faith/belief system is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator Guilt keeping me from the throne and the feet of the Master.
My spiritual role model is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator The NEW Christians. Those who have overcome and believe with a whole heart.
The tenet/practice/teaching I appreciate most about my faith is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator Spending time at His knee

My Faith History

As a child I believed ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator God was not really around
My spiritual journey has been ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator Rocky
I was raised as ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator Worldly person.
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 Yes. They didn't strive daily to honor God because they thought being good was good enough.
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 It made want to be a better example.

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 In my home church daily
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
How easy or difficult is it to live your faith? Why? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator It is difficult only when I put myself first.
In my house, the thing that most represents my faith is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator Our lifestyle.
The song/book/film that most represents my faith is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator The Bible

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 First just like the founding Fathers wanted.
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 Yes. Take God out of public schools and you leave nothing of any value.
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 Only the Bible because it is the only absolute truth. The rest are cults.
Is interfaith dialogue important? Why or why not? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator yes for salvations sake.
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 don't feel natural if I don't share my faith.
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 Yes I am CALLED as are all believers to spread the gospel.
Are religious beliefs compromised by engaging in politics? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator Not if done properly and prayerfully.
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 No effect except sadness. My belief is solid, my resolve is unshakeable and my hope is always before me. Nothing has changed.

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Published October 11, 2010

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