Does God Exist

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Does God Exist? No, in my opinion from all of the information that I have been exposed to, I can easily state that there is no all powerful being that created each and every one of us, and that knows all and watches us at all times. Throughout my life I have been feed Bible verses and told many a stories about how God is always there for you, if you pray he will listen, he will help you with all of your troubles; however none of this can be proven with any amount of facts whatsoever. Ask a devout Christian how God does it, or how they know he exists, and their answer is very simple “It’s called Faith, if we believe he will help us, then he will”. For the first 15 years of my life I was brought up as a very strict 7th Day Adventist (Sub-section of Christianity), I was told that God was perfect and we were to strive to be just like him in every aspect of our life, we were to go to church on the 7th day and refrain from any other activities. They use the Bible daily to try and justify their beliefs…a book that could have been written by anyone, at any time throughout history, think of it as a game of “The Telephone” where a group of kids sits in a circle and a story begins with one person, who then whispers it to the next and so on until the circle is complete. The final product is almost always completely different than that of the original story, and we have been told that the Bible is over 2000 years old and has been translated hundreds of times into different languages and versions, who is to say that any of what is told within the Bible is truth. It tells stories of how God talked to his people, how he helped them through hardships and struggles in life, but where is he now? Did God just abandon everyone? Why would God save the Jews thousands of years ago, and then decide not to during the Holocaust. Was he taking a break? Needed a vacation? Or perhaps…...

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