How can you believe? Science nearly confirms the non-existence of God, so how do you still have faith?
All I can think when I'm asked, is "How can you not?"
See, my belief doesn't come from a place of fear, of just wanting to ignore my problems by saying they're not really my problems.
It comes from a place of faith, of knowing that while my problems are there, I can let go and relax a little bit.
This doesn't mean my problems are nonexistent, it means I can stop.
I can take a deep breath.
I know that no matter the situation, I can get through it.
I've been in dark places. I've shut people out and let go of everything that made me who I am.
I've felt like I'm drowning, because everything wrong seemed to overpower the good in my life. I couldn't see the happy, or maybe I didn't want to.
I didn't even believe in myself, but somebody else did. They shared their faith with me, they gave me something bigger than myself to believe in.
That is why I believe, because my faith is so much bigger than any fear.
I believe because I am not afraid to have faith in something I cannot touch, or see.
I believe because it is more than a belief to me, it is an experience. A feeling of relief. Peace in my heart.
I have strength, I am happy, and I love life.
I am fearless, because I believe.
I know love, acceptance and compassion, and that's because of my beliefs.
That's why I believe.
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