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My Beliefs

I believe ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator that there is a triune God father son and holy spirit and he has sent all of us here to spread the word of and bring outsiders to the faith to make his kingdom bigger
My spiritual role model is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator is jesus because he was a perfect man and god and we should base our life on him and do what he did and saved others for hell by bringing them to faith

My Faith History

As a child I believed ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator i believed in God and knew that he was the man but i didnt quuite understand the whole story of our gospel like i do now
My spiritual journey has been ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator has been a rollercoaster ride. sometimes i have shy away from god and put my needs in front of his needs but other times i have been on a spiritual high and have given all the glory of god
I was raised as ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator a christian and i was raised to do the best not only for me but also for my nieghbor and try to help and serve all my neighhbors in the name of the lord
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 not really except me and mom disagree on forgiveness, while she does forgive she believes that not all people should be forgiven, but i believe that all people should be forgiven if they truely repent of what they have done worng

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 anywhere i go home church mall. i try to act like a child of god anywhere i go
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 mom side is catholic and dads side is lutheran, but we get along and the only time we blend traditons is when we pray and make the sign of the cross both at the beginning and end of the prayer
How easy or difficult is it to live your faith? Why? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator easy right now because i have grown up with people that share the same beliefs as me
In my house, the thing that most represents my faith is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator my family i believe that my family represents god very well with a loving spirit and christian attitude
The song/book/film that most represents my faith is ... your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator one of my favorite songs is last night by skillet. it says that god is always with you and you are never alone although you might feel like that sometimes.

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 lutheran should be the only relligion and the Triune God is the only God there is
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 they should, because everyone should have the opportunity to know the great story of God
Do you feel comfortable discussing your faith with others? Why/why not? your photo/ link/ video has been held for approval by a moderator anyone who knows me, knows that im not afraid at all to share my faith because i know that God is the way the truth and the light and i will one day be with him in heaven

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Published October 11, 2010

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