04 Jan '07 02:23>
Always wondered about that.
Originally posted by sonhouseGod is nowhere my man. Before I was awakened, I asked night after night, day after day for him to come and save me. I didnt want to reach the beliefs that I have. They took me by force.
So god is not in this universe?
Originally posted by Wayne1324Were you listening when he answered?
God is nowhere my man. Before I was awakened, I asked night after night, day after day for him to come and save me. I didnt want to reach the beliefs that I have. They took me by force.
If god were real, he would have saved me when I asked him to. Over and over I asked.
Therefore, I have reached the conclusion that there is no god.
Originally posted by N8GrandjamSo if you don't pray, chances are you would not live your life any differantly since your god is a picky god and a prayer has to pass some kind of internal muster to get passed on to the big guy himself. I guess it must be like a forum moderator, only the best ones get past the minions controlling the flow of prayers to the man.
Or maybe God doesnt answer every hope and dream of those whom he/she/it created. Maybe God wants us to aspire to create those conditions within the framework of the universe he created for us to exist within. Or maybe God IS the universe and much much more and since we were 'created in his image' we simply Are a part of God, being a part of the universe a ...[text shortened]... people for that to ever be reasonable or practical, from a caring omnisiah's point of view.
Originally posted by N8GrandjamI hope we serve the same God. God answers everyones prayers. Yo just have to be listening. Wayne, what did you expect to happen when you were asking him, anyway? Did you expect an angel to come down from Heaven singing "Swing Low, Sweet Chariot!", pick you up and carry you to Heaven?
Just a few thoughts... However, since I DO believe in God, I will tell you this, My God isnt here to answer every prayer, there are too many selfish people for that to ever be reasonable or practical, from a caring omnisiah's point of view.