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Offline mike

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Re: what is wrong with leaving a church when you never really believed in it?
« Reply #45 on: December 02, 2012, 08:35:39 PM »
I always tell myself "I could be wrong".

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Re: what is wrong with leaving a church when you never really believed in it?
« Reply #46 on: December 02, 2012, 08:48:45 PM »
It is wrong to leave a church if it is the truth.  I always tell myself "I could be wrong".

Your belief should follow the truth always.

how do i Know that it is the truth though. No one has proved it to me. They only talk about it, but the reasons they use, are not convincing. I cannot base my life on something I doubt. Just as I cannot form a relationship, with someone I do not feel comfortable with.
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Re: what is wrong with leaving a church when you never really believed in it?
« Reply #47 on: December 03, 2012, 01:35:05 PM »
Does that mean, I have to put up with all the gossip that is going on in the church, from the depth to the exit? I don't think so.

Yes. They also put up with you, don't they?
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Re: what is wrong with leaving a church when you never really believed in it?
« Reply #48 on: December 03, 2012, 06:20:38 PM »
It is wrong to leave a church if it is the truth.  I always tell myself "I could be wrong".

Your belief should follow the truth always.

how do i Know that it is the truth though. No one has proved it to me. They only talk about it, but the reasons they use, are not convincing. I cannot base my life on something I doubt. Just as I cannot form a relationship, with someone I do not feel comfortable with.

What would be enough proof for you?