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Old 04-12-2016, 01:31 PM
 
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And they also are from people who have no connection with each other either. Yet they all have powerful callings, visions, and purposes to do before the end times. Guys, what's the best way to view this? A couple of mine have been:

1. So much for hoping, desiring things such as a family, better friends, being healed from this depression.
2. I can't help but feel we are game pieces caught in between a battle between Good and evil.
3. Some of these prophecies, dreams and visions are so evil and devastating. How can I believe God is love when families will be torn apart, children from parents?
4. God calls to leave our families if need be, why can't we love them and God? Why does he insist on his way, no matter the cost? He will make you love or hope for something but purposely withhold it to test you just like Abraham sacrificing Isaac seems like.
5. His righteousness is first and foremost I've learned painfully. He will have that before his love, or helping rescue us.
6. All of these stories, dreams and advice and signs of the end times severely depresses me. I have no choice but to submit and follow God. But I will never consider it joy, or expect good things from him. People dying, getting raped and murdered. Creation destroyed ? And we are told not to worry, do what he wants and his way.
7. I feel like we were worth more then that, more then this.

I have no idea how I will be able to trust God or say I love him as he lets this world and most people be destroyed. Get our hopes up, broken families and horrible pain. Some will die from the fear and shock of the events even. I really don't think I'm called a Christian, or sold out. It's not in my heart to I guess.

Lastly, makes you think of how stupid and pointless life is. Wash the car, go to work to clean, all for what? For them to get dirty again? For the buildings to be eventually torn down or blown up, and we die. Have a family to love and care for, only to be called to leave them, or for them or yourself to die. What's the point? All for gods glory and his way, who cares about your life. You're so selfish! People will say, offering no true answers.

Didn't God make us to care, to love, to want fellowship? Is it wrong to want to love your spouse, and God? Or to do well and believe you'll be okay all the days of your life? The more I learn about God, I honestly don't like him but I'll love him cause I have to.
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Old 04-12-2016, 01:46 PM
 
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Do you really believe that if your'e not watching when Jesus comes back that he'll just pass you by?

The Bible says that when Jesus returns, we will not be able to miss him. We will all see him.
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Old 04-12-2016, 01:50 PM
 
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Vizio I liked your responses and 2timotny 315 guy or whatever his name was. Good replies on my other post.

But, I am don't have a good relationship with him like before. I am void of love and I'm not on right terms.

I have no doubt he is good and all powerful to help, but doesn't mean he is going to help me if I pray or have faith for things. Is that still believing and trusting? Or is that just me being realistic

Ever since test came and unanswered prayers I've decided this must be his will. And I have stopped hoping for things, like healing and being able to love him and others. If it was he would have helped by now. I believe in him, but I don't get my hopes up or will like him.
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Old 04-12-2016, 01:51 PM
 
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You're seeing everything through the prism of depression. Depression distorts thinking and how we view things. Have you sought treatment since posting about it a year ago?

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Old 04-12-2016, 02:17 PM
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It might help to realize the end times prophecies are nonsense.

What matters is today and what you make of it.
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Old 04-12-2016, 02:25 PM
 
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Dew drop, you can get rid of the symptoms but not the cause. The cause is of me feeling like God has rejected me and my prayers. His will is something I don't like or want
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Old 04-12-2016, 02:29 PM
 
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Vizio I liked your responses and 2timotny 315 guy or whatever his name was. Good replies on my other post.

But, I am don't have a good relationship with him like before. I am void of love and I'm not on right terms.

I have no doubt he is good and all powerful to help, but doesn't mean he is going to help me if I pray or have faith for things. Is that still believing and trusting? Or is that just me being realistic

Ever since test came and unanswered prayers I've decided this must be his will. And I have stopped hoping for things, like healing and being able to love him and others. If it was he would have helped by now. I believe in him, but I don't get my hopes up or will like him.
Your status with Jesus does not depend on your emotions. If you trust in Jesus you're saved. That's it. Don't confuse depression with being unsaved.

Having said that, you sound like you may have some issues of depression. I seriously suggest you need to find a counselor to talk to or a therapist. If you have a local church, talk to your pastor for a referral. At least get yourself to a physician and sit down to have talk and possibly get a referral.
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Old 04-12-2016, 02:36 PM
 
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So that's it. You don't have any input on the end times? You don't think it's weird that some things go unnoticed or people feel betrayed by God ? I'm standing up for my voice and probably others out there. Everyone just agrees with God, I'm no Job I guess.
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Old 04-12-2016, 02:51 PM
 
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Do you really believe that if your'e not watching when Jesus comes back that he'll just pass you by?

The Bible says that when Jesus returns, we will not be able to miss him. We will all see him.
You know what they say LOOK BUSY, JESUS IS COMING
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Old 04-12-2016, 02:52 PM
 
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So that's it. You don't have any input on the end times? You don't think it's weird that some things go unnoticed or people feel betrayed by God ? I'm standing up for my voice and probably others out there. Everyone just agrees with God, I'm no Job I guess.
Here is my input--

The END TIMES happens only once--WHEN WE DIE..
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