Hi all. I've been a lurker here for a few months ever since finding a link to TA on the web. I am in Texas, deep in the bible belt. I was raised in an evangelical family. Unlike many of you, I…Continue
"Welcome Ann. I enjoyed your description of your journey. I can relate to your situation and believe you are handling it very intelligently. Stick to your guns, always answer him with a smile and you will prevail. "
This all sounds very familar. My first professional job was with a city. The supervisor was very relgious, and I at the time was significantly more outspoken than I am now. It took nearly a year before the sparing began, I survived for 39…"
"Thanks for sharing your story. It's surprising to hear that your friend just gave you 'The God Delusion' to read, but I'm glad they did. As for the work situation... He's definitely nosy and should respect your wishes not to…"
"Thanks for the links. Yesterday I very forcefully told my coworker that I felt his questions were inappropriate. Today has been somewhat quieter - only 1 or 2 inappropriate comments. I guess that is progress."
"Unlike you, I welcome confrontation with people who believe in the preposterous notions of their religions - whichever ones they are. I never initiate these debates, however, because if they prefer keeping their religious beliefs to…"
"I will fourth (too late to second) the welcome, second the recommendation about Darkmatter2525 (here's the link to the channel: YouTube - DarkMatter2525's Channel ), and refuse to second the bit about a nosy butthead because Mabel is being…"
"Welcome to the Think Atheist community Anne! Join us in the chat on the bottom right of the screen and feel free to ask questions and get involved as much or as little as you want! Welcome again and make yourself at home!"
Welcome to the Think Atheist community Anne! Join us in the chat on the bottom right of the screen and feel free to ask questions and get involved as much or as little as you want! Welcome again and make yourself at home!