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Results Show 2. I am married to an atheist and together we have listened to your show since nearly the beginning. I have always fought against believing in God, always hearing that science and God can't mix. I tried and tried to not believe but I have always been drawn back in.
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I flip-flopped between fierce atheist to wishy-washy occasional Christian. I guess I felt ashamed wanting to believe so I would look for reasons and excuses not to. I would seek out anything related to Richard Dawkins, Christopher Hitchens and others and sort of make fun of believers.
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All the while I was conflicted. I then heard about the experiment and decided to test God once and for all. I also tried to get my husband to do the experiment but he refused. I think I was hoping he would join me so I could use the experiment kind of as a way to just admit it. I then realised that I could no longer live without God.
With God I feel like I have hope and positivity. I feel safe. I feel like I have direction.
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I found that when I was an atheist I felt lost and alone. I just couldn't deny my belief any longer.
And so now thanks to you, your podcast and the experiment I have decided to commit my life to God. I have found peace and meaning. No one in my family attends church so I know this will be a bit of a struggle. My husband is supportive thankfully since our 11 year-old daughter has also decided that she wants to be a Christian as well.
Until recently we weren't really pointing her in any specific faith journey. Once I decided to come out as a Christian she actually told me she was one as well but was afraid to say anything about it. Andrew is married to a Christian and often attends church but does not believe. He talks to Justin about his experience.