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6 years ago  ::  Dec 07, 2011 - 7:31PM #1
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Hello, I am an agnostic individual who is looking for a bit of clarity. I am currently trying to see if their is a faith for me. I was raised as a baptist and soon rejected the belief. I a from a divorced family where their were a few hardships. But I am thankful for it has strengthened my will. However, it left me thinking, that if their was a god he is not with me. That view made me a bit depressed, then angry, then calm. I am open too many religions of honor, integrity, loyalty and anything of the sort. But I am of course a skeptic so if I find a fath it will be a very welcome shock.
Thank you very much!

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6 years ago  ::  Apr 13, 2012 - 6:01AM #2
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I can completely sympathise with you. It can be easy to feel spiritually lost, especially when there are so many different religions, each claiming to be the right way. I personally found that taking a step back and focussing on my own spirituality outside of a traditional religious context helped a lot. Methods such as meditation also helped me to become more aware of myself and to feel more in tune with my spirituality.

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6 years ago  ::  Jun 10, 2012 - 2:36PM #3
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Some view intuition as something supernatural, and others as purely psychologically concluded.  Developing intuition can open that door.  One's own interpretations, "information," and guidance can often provide rewarding impressions and a satisfying, self-validated tool.

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