My New God

All Rights Reserved ©

Summary

Ever since I could remember I have always thought God was real, but it turns out I believed in an entirely wrong version of him. We were all taught that he was this perfect, all-powerful creator. The one who could do no wrong, who would not stand any injustice. I don’t believe that anymore.

Genre:
Other / Poetry
Author:
Shay
Status:
Complete
Chapters:
1
Rating:
n/a
Age Rating:
16+

Chapter 1

Ever since I could remember I have always thought God was real, but it turns out I believed in an entirely wrong version of him. We were all taught that he was this perfect, all-powerful creator. The one who could do no wrong, who would not stand any injustice. I don’t believe that anymore.

We were also taught that he made us in his image, and what are we but fragile, and pain-filled creatures. We are imperfect so how can we believe that the God who created us is?

I like to believe that in the past God was there with us, he corrected every wrong, saved us from our own evil but soon he realized that we were made with the potential to be evil. I mean look at what we’ve done to the world, that’s because we never had a chance.

But that’s not all, we are also the most loving, and some of us are truly trying to do good, be ethical, care for one another, and correct the wrongs others make.

I think that’s why God decided to step away, he realized that he made us in his image. That we will make mistakes, and that some of us will live a very painful life. As some of us forgot that they have the Good, as well as the Bad in them, and have instead decided to be full-on evil.

So what does this mean? What’s the point? See, I have always struggled with how to view God, how to not be mad at him when the world is so painful. But now I know that it has to be and that it’s not his fault or ours for that matter.

We can’t have the sweet with no sour, the good means nothing without the bad. We can’t be completely content with who we are if we don’t accept that to live in this world it means some of us must suffer.

All we can do now is be there for each other because at the end of the day people is all that matters.

Continue Reading
Further Recommendations

𝙚𝙢𝙯: this book held a really important message and ot showed how every story doesn't have a happy ending and it's the realistic type and really diverse i will definitely read something like it again!

Johann Alvarez Gordo: I love the story and would recommend it

Sabrina: The story is great can wait to read more of your story's

Johann Alvarez Gordo: I would recommend this book

GMAIL: I like the fact that ot has a solid storyline. I note there are a lot of similarities to the handmaids tale.I would recommend it to literotica readers.

Angela Forster: Great reading

m_chagoya: Second time reading this awesome story. Honestly it's just amazing.

Vanessa: Love it .need to read more

Mel: Can't wait for the rest of this book. Its amazing

More Recommendations

Andreia: I loved this story. It really made my heart feel, like my chest hurt with Alexia. Stephen really was an asshole and did not deserve Alexia at all. But in saying that I’m really glad he saw his mistake and realized his flaws. I admire alexia, her character is truly amazing and I loved reading abou...

Felicity: I loved everything about TPB 1 AND 2 it made me cry when zac and Aaron died they shouldn't of had to die just because of that ass whole Daniel

MiLes Malapitan: I like this novel verty much I recommend this to my friends And i love rhis family very much

About Us

Inkitt is the world’s first reader-powered publisher, providing a platform to discover hidden talents and turn them into globally successful authors. Write captivating stories, read enchanting novels, and we’ll publish the books our readers love most on our sister app, GALATEA and other formats.