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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 A personal relationship that an individual enters into at will.Rev.22:17 "And the Spirit and the bride say, Come. And let him that heareth say, Come. And let him that is athirst come. And whosoever will, let him take the water of life freely.

My Beliefs

I believe ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator That God is the Father(the Head of All) the Son (Jesus, God made Flesh) and the Holy Spirit (the earthly guide for mankind). 1 person liked this
My most powerful moment of belief was ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator Standing on the Mall in Washington D.C and taking a picture that God via Jesus presented Himself in.
My greatest moment of doubt was ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator Never had any doubt.
My spiritual life means... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator I am a representative of the God in whom I believe and serve while I journey here on earth. Everything about my life is to be a reflection of Jesus as He has revealed Himself through His Word. 1 person liked this
The biggest misconception about my faith/belief system is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator That Jesus was a black man.
My spiritual role model is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator The older men and women who were great examples by living their lives and sharing their faith with me at a early age. 1 person liked this
The tenet/practice/teaching I appreciate most about my faith is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator To Love everyone inspite of their differences because God has given us all the ability to choose.Joshua 24:15 "But if serving the LORD seems undesirable to you, then choose for yourselves this day whom you will serve, whether the gods your forefathers served beyond the River, or the gods of the Amorites, in whose land you are living. But as for me and my household, we will serve the LORD." 1 person liked this

My Faith History

As a child I believed ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator The same as I do Now.
My spiritual journey has been ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator Rewarding.
I was raised as ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator A Christian.
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 No, but I have a deeper understanding than my parents.
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 No, certainly it increased my prayer life, but my faith has always been intact.

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 Daily everywhere I go. Matt.5:16 "In the same way, let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven." 1 person liked this
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, Amos 3:3 "Can two walk together, except they be agreed?"
How easy or difficult is it to live your faith? Why? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator Easy, It's a lifestyle not a religion.
In my house, the thing that most represents my faith is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator Family Unity.
The song/book/film that most represents my faith is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator The Holy 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 The basis from which everything is formulated.
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, because not everyone goes to church and just like other subjects are taught whether true or not religion should also be given that same regard.
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 Yes, I believe that individuals should have a fair representation of all religions with correct teaching they can decide for themselves based on the information provide, because ultimately one's religious beliefs are gain from family practice for the most part.
Is interfaith dialogue important? Why or why not? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator Yes to some degree as long as it does not become a shouting match.
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,Rom.1:16 "I am not ashamed of the gospel, because it is the power of God for the salvation of everyone who believes: first for the Jew, then for the Gentile."
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,..."faith without works is dead?....." To share my faith with others and to lend a helping hand when and where needed as God so leads.
Are religious beliefs compromised by engaging in politics? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator No,Psa.24:1 "The earth is the LORD's, and everything in it, the world, and all who live in it;" There is NO place off limits to the God that owns and created it ALL.
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 Psa.1:3a "He will be like a tree firmly planted by streams of water...."I am firmly planted and very comfortable with Who and What I believe and I truly want the World to know Him Jesus as I know Him. I have not been impacted by any events or other religions.

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Published October 11, 2010

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