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proof for God's existence

Is There Proof for the Existence of God?

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This article gives an overview of the many logical proofs that have been developed for the existence of God. Some are better than others.

creation and the big bang

Creation and the Big Bang

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Is the story of creation in Genesis incompatible with the Big Bang? While some advocate they are, I do not believe that to be the case.

why I believe in God

Top 10 Reasons Why I Believe in God

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This post is a light-hearted look at 10 reasons why I believe in God. They are likely not convincing but may help in understanding why I do.

the parable of the persistent widow

Parable of the Persistent Widow – Luke 18:1-8

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The parable of the persistent widow teaches us to be faithful in bringing our needs before God. He loves us and will respond. In his time.

If there were no God

What If There Were No God?

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What would life be like if there was no concept of God? How different would human morality be from chimpanzees without eternal consequences?

why I believe in God

Why Do I Believe in God?

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Why do I believe in God rather than the opposite option? Mostly because of my own personal experience. And because it makes more sense to me.

Forms of prayer

Forms of Prayer: Text Messaging, Email, and Face to Face

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What form does you prayer take? Is if like text messaging, or maybe emails? Or do you take the time to sit at his feet and just be with him?

The doctrine of faith

The Doctrine of Faith: the Human Response to God’s Grace

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The doctrine of faith asserts that faith is more than intellectual assent that God exists. It is earnestly seeking God and making Jesus Lord.

What is heaven like

What is Heaven Like? Are There Streets of Gold?

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So, what is heaven really like? Probably not a time of leisure. Rather it will be a time of serving alongside our creator in carrying out his purpose.

Origins

Origins: Where Did We All Come from?

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Where has the universe, this planet, life, and myself come from; what are our origins? I believe God created it all, and science explains it.

I believe God exists

I Believe in God. And It Makes a Difference!

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I believe in God; that he is real and that he has a purpose for his creation and for me. I cannot prove that to you, but it is reasonable.