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Originally posted by sicklecell
Christianity like all religions arose out of a need to control the masses, and it is basically a cut and copy of various other religions and myths.
Here is some interesting reading: www.religioustolerance.org...
Originally posted by wylekat
reply to post by novacs4me
I have been put thru the wringer, and I'd like to know WHY. I'd like to know why I have been (literally) separated from having a normal relationship like the rest of the world, the torture I have been thru, the constant unanswered 20 years of prayer-
Immaculée's life was transformed dramatically during the 1994 Rwandan genocide where she and seven other women spent 91 days huddled silently together in the cramped bathroom of a local pastor's house. Immaculée entered the bathroom a vibrant, 115-pound university student with a loving family—she emerged weighing just 65 pounds to find her entire family had been brutally murdered
'It is very hard to find love and peace in ourselves when we are carrying around these energies of hate, guilt and anger'. When you realize that through forgiveness your heart will open up and love and peace will flood through your hole being changing your hole world. When we let go of these burdens, these chains that keep us from becoming our true divine self, then and only then can we become enlightened souls, free to love and accept ourselves and everyone else on this planet.
Also, I am not sure what churches you have tried, but believe me, it can take many tries before you find one that 'fits'.