I Often See People.

Praying To God.

For Strength.

Or Patience.

Whenever They Are Going Through A Difficult Time.

And They Seem To Persevere.

But.

What Does This Mean.

If There Is No God There.

Actually Answering Their Prayers.

Well It Means That The Strength.

And Patience That They Recieved.

Comes Completely From Within Themselves.

They Make Themselves Stronger.

They Make Themselves More Patient.

And Honestly.

I Think This Is More Beautiful.

Than If There Is A God Somewhere.

Magically Giving Them Strength And Patience.

People Have Been Convinced.

By The Church.

By Church Memebers.

That Their Lives Would Be Nothing.

Without God.

And That They Need Him.

In Order To Live A Satisfying Life.

They They Need Him.

To Make It Through Life.

But.

If There Is No God.

Then All Of Those Times.

When They Found Strength.

Through Trying Times.

All Of That Strength.

Came From Within Themselves.

They Made It Through.

On Their Own.

I Just Wish People Would Give Themselves More Credit.

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Comment by John Holbrook on November 1, 2011 at 3:02pm

Love it. Thanks.

Comment by Michelle Phelps on November 1, 2011 at 3:37pm

That was great.

Comment by Cathy Cooper on November 5, 2011 at 10:58am

Lovely.  Yes, I wish people would give themselves credit for their own hard work--and more importantly, take responsibility for their own heinous deeds--instead of blaming it on Satan, and then having Jesus take the fall for them. 

 

Comment by Raymond Marin on November 9, 2011 at 6:17pm

thank you.

Comment by Horacio Martinez on November 9, 2011 at 6:36pm

Thanks For The Views And Thanks For The Comments :)

Comment by Dylan Blaine on November 18, 2011 at 4:44pm

Excellent!

Comment by Dave on November 18, 2011 at 7:09pm

Fantastic!

Comment by Nicki Temple on January 19, 2012 at 12:15pm
Sounds very similar to the discussion I had the other day with someone. Very nicely said.

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