God in America
Support provided by:
dandalion

Faithbook dandalion

"A mote of dust suspended in a sun beam" ~ Carl Sagan, Pale Blue Dot

My Beliefs

I believe ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator That there is a divine but what it is to me right now I am still on that journey 1 person liked this
My most powerful moment of belief was ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator Giving birth to my three boys. 1 person liked this
My greatest moment of doubt was ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator When my family disowned me because my choices in my life made me be disfellowshiped from the organization. My whole emotional support system was severed and I was left basically alone.
My spiritual life means... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator A journey 1 person liked this

My Faith History

As a child I believed ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator Christianity
My spiritual journey has been ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator a roller coaster 1 person liked this
I was raised as ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator a Jehovah's Witness
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 Very, I guess you can say that I rode the pendulum to the other side. I have become more open minded and want to experience what is out there
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 didn't change it as I had my major change before I had kids. But I do not force them and share what I believe.

How I Practice My Faith

In my house, the thing that most represents my faith is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator My hearth and kitchen 2 people liked this

Religion & the Public Square

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 Elective only! This should be a course that covers multiple believes and students that only want to take it should. 1 person liked this
Is interfaith dialogue important? Why or why not? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator Yes, it will teach understanding and tolerance of others. 1 person liked this
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 and no, depends on the person who wants to talk. I will not talk religion to ones that want to convert me or tell me that I am a sinner. But if someone wants to know why or how I believe and asks me I will then tell them. 2 people liked this
Are religious beliefs compromised by engaging in politics? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator Yes, it seems politicians compromise their beliefs for their agenda. It seems no one stands and takes the beat even if it means to die politically. 1 person liked this

Who's Favorited dandalion

thalassa thalassa
ggp ggp
Jules Jules

Get Involved

Interested in touring your community's sacred spaces? Want to host a God in America viewing party? Visit our Outreach page for details.
Major funding for God in America provided by the Pew Charitable Trusts and the John E. Fetzer Institute, Inc.  Additional funding provided by the Arthur Vining Davis Foundations. God in America is produced for PBS by WGBH Boston.
The Pew Charitable TrustsFetzer InstituteThe Arthur Vining Davis FoundationsWGBH
Exclusive corporate funding for American Experience provided by Liberty Mutual.  Major funding provided by The Alfred P. Sloan Foundation.  Major funding for FRONTLINE provided by The John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation.  Additional funding provided by the Park Foundation.  God in America, FRONTLINE and American Experience are made possible by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and Public Television viewers.
Liberty MutualAlfred P. Sloan FoundationMacArthur FoundationPark FoundationThe Corporation for Public BroadcastingPBS

Published October 11, 2010

FRONTLINE and AMERICAN EXPERIENCE are registered trademarks of WGBH Educational Foundation
Privacy Policy   PBS Privacy Policy   PBS Terms of Use
Web Site Copyright ©1995-2011 WGBH Educational Foundation