Hi, I am new here. I know I was raised as a Christian and now the thought of even stepping into a church literally makes me sick. I am truly bothered because almost my entire family (besides siblings…Continue
"I have always and probably continue will scream, "oh god" during orgasm or sex, but it doesn't really bother me because I have no idea what I am saying during these times. I heard you are in an altered state of consciousnesses…"
"That is so true, every time they say "just pray about it" or "God will provide," I can just feel myself looking uncomfortable and in disagreement. Well perhaps I will have my chance tonight, my daughter and I are going…"
"I like the idea of the letter. I think if you expect them to argue with you to the point where you need to walk out, it may be a good idea to write down what you want to say. This way you can think about how to phrase your words and can put across…"
"You can try giving them the benefit of the doubt for now but if they are anything like my family, they won't take your position into consideration before trying to spread their nonsense to your child. Or you could just make sure your…"
"Thanks everyone for the advice! I am such a procrastinator though, part of me wishes I could just avoid the whole situation, but last week my daughter folded her hands (she is three) and said, "cwose yer eyes." Although it was adorable, I…"
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I agree with Bill Green. You have to set boundaries with them and be ready to take away privileges when they don't respect your wishes. When my mother became a hard core x-tian I had to tell her if she kept sending me…"
Hi, I am new here. I know I was raised as a Christian and now the thought of even stepping into a church literally makes me sick. I am truly bothered because almost my entire family (besides siblings and I'm pretty sure my mom is a closet atheist) believe in God and think atheism is horrible. Now that wouldn't be so bad, but now I have a three year old daughter who they will want to push there beliefs on. Before I could spare their fears of my eternal soul burning in hell by just pretending I…See More
I really don't believe in the God of the bible or that the hebrew bible is true, but there could be something out there I do not know or understand that could have something to do with how the world came about, but I would not call it "God".
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To learn more about atheism and issues that atheist today face. To get some of my questions answered and possibly answer someone else's questions.
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