I don't know about brave, but I can say I did more on my knees praying than I've ever done. Coming here are reading what others have thought about and in many cases struggled (and still are struggling with in some cases - me too) w/their faith has likewise been grounding.
Made me think of this clip, just now....
I do not trust any earthly organization any longer. Propaganda is now running the earth and leading to armageddon as Revelation 16:14-16 says. I realized this when they removed all articles from internet which suggested in came from a lab more than 14 months ago. I also realized something was amiss when certain medicines which are safe (which I use for my RA and have been safe for 70 years! ) saved my own life .... that something is seriously amiss with science and that science (fauci kind)
This is certainly true. One thing I use as a metric for competency in other fields is this musing:
X- "Hey xero, are you smart or stupid?"
X-reply "It depends. I have taken IQ tests and they suggest I'm @150, but when I factor in my ADD it could simply mean I can get stupid faster than 99.9% of the idiots"
X-"Sure, but don't you also quickly figure out how stupid you've been?"
X-"I suppose that's true. What are you getting at?"
X-"So, X, you've been working in IT since 1