How do you Not? Have you seen some of the Natural wonders of the World? How do you explain it? The "Big Bang Theory"? How did the "Big Bang" happen? I say God created and made it all happen.
You just have to know and trust. Read The Bible regularly. It really helped me. I was doubting that there was a god but I started reading the Bible and it really opened my eyes.
If you diligently seek God, God will make Himself known to you. Yes read the Bible. We come to God in faith. It is not a blind faith, it is faith in God who is revealed to us in the Bible.
Hebrews 11:6 But without faith it is impossible to please Him, for he who comes to God must believe that He is, and that He is a rewarder of those who diligently seek Him.
Believing in God requires what is termed a suspension of disbelief: a willingness to suspend one's critical faculties. You need to believe in what to others is unbelievable. Some achieve this by uncritical Bible-reading or by listening to sermons.
There are tens of proofs for God's existence. These have been recorded for centuries and are easy to look up. However, this subject ultimately becomes one of personal belief, since our possession of free-will mandates that it be possible to put forth arguments (fallacious or not) against every one of the proofs.
Here are a few.
1) Teleological Argument: The universe has definite design, order, and arrangement which cannot be sufficiently explained outside a theistic worldview. (This is how Abraham, without benefit of teachers, came to reject the chaotic world-view of idolatry and the possibility of Atheism). For example, theoretical physicist and popular science writer Paul Davies (whose early writings were not especially sympathetic to theism) states concerning the fundamental structure of the universe, "the impression of design is overwhelming" (Davies, 1988, p. 203).From the complexities of the human eye to the order and arrangement of cosmology, the voice of God is heard. God's existence is the best explanation for such design. God is the designer.Is there evidence against Evolution
2) Anthropic Principle: The laws of the universe seem to have been set in such a way that stars, planets and life can exist. Many constants of nature appear to be finely tuned for this, and the odds against this happening by chance are astronomical. Professor Russel Stannard (a particle physicist) states: "The universe has been bent over backwards in order that intelligent life should exist...must have known we were coming."
3) Sensus divinitatus: The innate sense of the divine exists within all people. People and cultures of all time have, by instinct, sensed a need to believe in and worship something greater than themselves. No ancient society ever existed that did not believe in a supernatural power.
4) Tradition: There are historical events which cannot be explained without God. Many people have had personal experiences that turn them toward theism, but there are also historical events such as the Giving of the Torah to over two million people at Mount Sinai, which are underpinnings for the belief in God.
5) Pascal's Wager: Belief in God is the most rational choice due to the consequences of being wrong. If one were to believe in God and be wrong, there would be no consequences. However, if one were to deny God and be wrong, the consequences are eternally tragic. Therefore, the most rational choice is not agnosticism or atheism, but belief in God.
6) Logic. Why is there reality rather than nothing? Aside from God's creating it, there are only five options:
a) The universe is eternal and everything has always existed.
- Even atheists have abandoned this possibility, especially because it would violate the Second Law of Thermodynamics.
b) Nothing exists and all is an illusion. There is no reality; there is only nothing.
- This possibility, it should be obvious, is completely self-defeating. In order to even make such a proposition, the subject has to exist in some sense. If all is an illusion, where did the illusion come from? Even the solipsist, who does not believe in the existence of other minds, has to explain the genesis of his own mind.
c) The universe created itself. This is the idea that the universe and all that is in it did not have its origin in something outside itself, but from within.
- Like with the previous two, this makes a logical absurdity. It would be like creating a square triangle. It's impossible. A triangle by definition cannot be square. So creation cannot create itself as it would have to pre-date itself in order to create.
d) Chance created the universe. The odds of winning the lottery are not very good; but given eons of time, everyone will win. While the odds of the universe spontaneously appearing are not minuscule, could it happen, given enough time?
- This option is a dishonest sleight of hand that, like "survival of the fittest," amounts to nothing, because it implies that "chance" itself has quantitative causal power.
The word "chance" refers to possibilities. It does not have the power to cause those possibilities. It is nonsense to speak of chance being an agent of creation, since chance is not a force. "What are the real chances of the universe being created by chance? Impossible. Chance is incapable of creating a single molecule, let alone an entire universe. Why not? Chance is no thing. It is not an entity. It has no being, no power, no force. It can effect nothing because it has no causal power within it. It is a word which describes mathematical possibilities which, by the curious flip of the fallacy of ambiguity, slips into the discussion as if it were a real entity with real power, the power of creativity." (R.C. Sproul, Not a Chance. Grand Rapids, MI: Baker, 1999.)
e) The universe is created by nothing. Simply put, nothing created the universe.
- The problem here is that it is either a repetition of option "a" (the universe is eternal) or fails due to the irrationality of "d." In our current universe, the law of cause and effect cannot be denied by sane people. While we often don't know what the cause of some effect is, this does not mean that there was no cause. When we go to the doctor looking for an explanation for the cause of our neck pain, we don't accept the answer "There is no cause. It came from nothing."
I believe in god. also, write why u believe in god :)
Those who do believe in God also believe that we were created with free will to either believe in God or not. Humanity is not forced to accept God's existence.
If you believe that God made the world and everything in it, then you must believe that God made bedbugs. If you don't believe that God made the world, or if you don't believe in God, then you likely do not believe that God made bedbugs.
Most people who believe in God, believe that God is against bad choices. Since homosexuality is not a choice, It's hard to support the idea that God is against homosexuality.People believe many different things about God, but most people believe God is against bad choices. Since homosexuality is not a choice, most people believe God is not against it.
Because you believe he is the right God for you. It's what you believe that matters, not what someone else presume you believe or not believe in.
Normally if you do not believe in God then you are an atheist. When you do not believe in God or if you question the existence of God because you do not believe the diktat of your religion, then you become an agnostic and you ask questions. Normally we are born into a religion, and therefore we must believe in God. Whether we love God, seek God, yearn for God is different. But the religion we are born into is legally our religion, it is a part of our resume. When we write our name, nationality, we also mention the religion in which we are born. But if we do not believe in God, that is each one's individual choice. It is sad if we do not believe in God, because although we may not belong to any religion, we must still believe in the power called God because God is the creator of this world and of the life that we live.
I am a Muslim and we believe the same god is you but we say Allah (GOD)
All religions believe in a god. However if you are speaking of the Christian God, then the answer is the Jewish, Christian, and Islamic people believe in God.
They believe in one God.
no he do not believe in god
Most cultures believe in a God.
No they did not believe in god
Does nina dobrev believe in God
Does Bonnie wright believe in god
This depends entirely on what you believe about God. Most people who believe in God, believe that God created everything. Since being gay is part of nature, and not a choice, then it follows if you believe God created everything, then you must believe God created gay people.
Jews believe in God.What about Jesus?In Judaism, Jesus was a regular human being who lived in olden times, and is not part of Jewish religious belief.See also the Related Links.Link: Why didn't the Jews believe in Jesus?Link: What do Jews believe about God?
All religions believe in whatever god they believe in. All religions have a god or a diety.
Yes. Hindus believe in God though while some believe in one God who is expressed in many shapes others believe in more than one god.
No, everyone does not believe in God. There are those that believe there is no God or gods, those that believe there is a possibility that God or gods may exist but haven't committed themselves to full on believing, and those that believe not only in one God, but many.
Of course Lutherans believe in God! Lutherans believe in the one true God - The Triune God , Father, Son and Holy Ghost.
Yes, many - perhaps even most - of them do believe in a god, be it the christian god Yahweh, the islamic god Allah, or any other god.
I don't believe there is a God, so it is whatever you think and believe. If you believe in God he is living, if you don't then he is not!
christens believe in the trinity. God the father, God the son, and God the Holy Spirit. not to be mistaken, they believe they are all one person.
I'm sure if you believe in God then you will believe in Spirits and Demons.
It is your choice to be who you wanna be and believe what you wanna believe,but more emo people that I come across,do not believe in god.