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If you heard a voice speaking to you telling you to do something. Is it God or Insanity?


How does God speak to you? What's the difference between a highly respected religious person saying God spoke to him or a man saying he hears voices and being locked away in a insanity ward?

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    Eric Dierker (Ericdierker) 21 months ago

    Paula this is not correct: " Genuinely mentally ill people are not at all aware that they are sick." For one we would not know they were mentally ill if they did not get treatment. They get treatment so they must know they need it. (undiagnosed first


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21 months ago
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    Clive Williams (clivewilliams) 21 months ago

    what a story


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21 months ago
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    Clive Williams (clivewilliams) 21 months ago

    Suppose i said, God told me to Destroy You. Would you beleive God told me that or would you believe i am crazy?


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21 months ago
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    Ruby Jean Fuller (always exploring) 21 months ago

    Misfit Chick. I love your response to Clive's question. I believe fully as you do. Temptations will always be there, but as we grow and ask God for deliverance, they become fewer..


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21 months ago
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    Anita Hasch 21 months ago

    You have answered the question with more sense and understanding than most that I have read. Imagine if the Wright brothers did not believe they could get their little plane to fly.

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21 months ago
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    Norine Williams 21 months ago

    "Choose!" (Joshua 24:15)!

    Either good or evil - "consequences!"


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Ruby Jean Fuller (always exploring) says

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21 months ago
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    Clive Williams (clivewilliams) 21 months ago

    So God never speaks to man?


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21 months ago
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    Ruby Jean Fuller (always exploring) 21 months ago

    Miz Bejabbers, Your story concerning your sister touched me. It is added proof that the Doctors are misdiagnosing medical conditions more and more, and so quick to prescribe antidepressants when not needed.


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21 months ago
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    Norine Williams 21 months ago

    AMEN!


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21 months ago
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    Clive Williams (clivewilliams) 21 months ago

    interesting


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21 months ago
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    Clive Williams (clivewilliams) 21 months ago

    Good analogy...But God could tell you to do something you think is bad right? like sacrifice your son!


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21 months ago
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    Norine Williams 21 months ago

    "Since no one knows what the gods sound like, how would you be able to tell the difference?" Jn 1:1 "The WORD was GOD" so we "know what HE sounds like!"

    Therefore, if "Voice" aligns w/WORD, it is GOD!


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21 months ago
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21 months ago
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    Tom Ware (Tusitala Tom) 21 months ago

    Could it have something to do with the PART of you which is doing the interpretation?


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21 months ago
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    Kiss andTales 21 months ago

    Misfit I have heard comments towards victims of violence as well but it is not limeted to ones belief or faith it is the character or person from the heart.

    Religion is not the fault of everthing.

    Because free will of mouth anyone can use.


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21 months ago
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    Norine Williams 21 months ago

    Yes, "you're now in contact with Something...far greater, more loving, more compassionate, more understanding than you know your own self-image ego self to be!"

    "Be still" & listen & know that HE is GOD" (Ps 46:10)!


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21 months ago
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    Kiss andTales 20 months ago

    That is MzJ people will not know anything about The Fathers personality because they reject his inspired messages from the bible. That is why people do not know his personality but judge wrong.


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21 months ago
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20 months ago
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    Kiss andTales 20 months ago

    Good point example of a puzzle it comes with instructions .does the maker or inventor have to personally visit your house and verbally tell you how to put the puzzle togather.

    There are many types even dimensional 3 D.Instructions included.

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21 months ago
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    MizBejabbers 21 months ago

    I'm sorry to hear of your cancer, Eric. I don't believe the same way you do, but I believe. I will put you in my prayers and send you healing energies if you will accept. Love.


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21 months ago
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    Clive Williams (clivewilliams) 21 months ago

    good for you


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21 months ago
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    Kiss andTales 21 months ago

    MzBe very interesting experience. But I do not doubt what experiences people have. I have had my own. But I do not contribute everthing I may experience or can't explain to God and Angels.

    But I do have faith that if he wants to help he will.

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21 months ago
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    Clive Williams (clivewilliams) 21 months ago

    Maybe, but did God talk to Moses directly? Why not us, how do you differentiate?


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    MizBejabbers 21 months ago

    So sorry, Helen, but I understand. My sister killed herself at age 30 because she was placed on antidepressants instead of being treated for thyroid disease (Hashimoto's). I know because the same thing nearly happened to me.


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    Gunny Cracker (Sgt Prepper) 21 months ago

    God wants you to vote for Trump. God told me the Freemasons put Kenyan-born Obama, the man of lawlessness, into our White House illegally.


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21 months ago
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    Lela (Austinstar) 21 months ago

    I think that is THE way to go when determining if it is god or insanity! What is the voice telling you to do, eh? Oh, wait, no, you still probably couldn't tell the difference between an insane god and your own insanity. What was I thinking?


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    micksy1983 21 months ago

    Check ur bible, I've met god face to face, I will call the place pineal.


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21 months ago
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    Clive Williams (clivewilliams) 21 months ago

    ISIS is America


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21 months ago
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    Kiss andTales 21 months ago

    Lolita we need to really be sure of what the bible really say . its a messages from our Heavenly Father.a good thought to remember is satan knows and quoted scritures as well he did to Jesus as he repeated scriptures Palms 91:11,12 in temptation.

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    Kiss andTales 21 months ago

    To finish the Koran wss created from the words repeated

    From Muhammad with other parts added ftom his co temporaries.

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21 months ago
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    getitrite 21 months ago

    U sounded sane right up until u started talking about unknown deities speaking to people. There is no evidence of any God or gods, but somehow u seem to think that hearing voices from things that do not exist is not the same as insanity.


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21 months ago
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    Kiss andTales 21 months ago

    Very true remember Eve never saw the face of satan only a voice pitched from a serpent.

    Same tatic ,same place, new face.

    It also said that Muhammad also heard a spirit voice that told him what to repeat from a cave. He could not read.

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21 months ago
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    Kiss andTales 20 months ago

    MzJ please do not misunderstand me.

    I am not trying to say there is something mentally wrong because you heard a voice .Many do but it does not mean God is behind it like with Eve.

    Did you know Mohammad also heard a spirit voice from a cave.

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    Clive Williams (clivewilliams) 21 months ago

    interesting beleif


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