Of course. Turn to God when the times are tough. But also rejoice in prayers when things go great.
I think a relationship with God helps us to find comfort in one who is greater than us or our problems. Then we can find consolation.
I believe that people who have a faith in God will find some comfort. I used to, when I believed in God.
If you are unable to keep control of yourself then hanging on to religion is better than nothing, you will find many others there who are unable to control themselves, generally unable to deal with life or poorly educated. Of course you will find about the same number of others preying on the unfortunates either financially or to bolster some fragile puffed up ego or the opposite, a totally repressed ego. There may even be one or two shining lights who actually represent the religion of choice in a reasonably true way, but you should not look for them in any position of power.
by pisean2823116 years ago
Ok..being atheist , you dont believe in any intelligent supreme being ...my question is, you began atheist because of your observiation , experience and what role has religion played in making you atheist?
by Melissa Barrett6 years ago
Okay, to Earnest...If you looked at the whole "religion" thing as trying to find a role model, would it seem unreasonable to you?(speaking in a broad view, with no specific religion addressed)
by pisean2823117 years ago
I am bored by religious people's claim that there way is only way and they only have ticket for heaven stuff...are you among those who are sick and tired of such sales pitches?
by rrhistorian5 years ago
i stand behind the GOD of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob. I am sorry but world peace isnt in HIS plans.
by Emile R3 years ago
I've been supportive of Christians for the most part. Probably because of the respect I hold for the ministry of Jesus and the goodness I believe is the heart of the universe.I've lost the ability to support you guys....
by Disappearinghead13 months ago
Whenever an Islamic terrorist event occurs, our Western politicos rally around to reasure us that Islam is a peaceful religion. Is this accurate?I'm sure any Al Quaeda member will be able to justify their actions by...
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