"Just read your comments about attending church to be eligible for sports. I live in Knoxville, TN and have worked in construction in many of the mega churches in this area. I have seen saunas, basketball courts, handball courts, you name…"
"I didn’t grow up in a church. But, in my early adulthood I attended a Baptist church regularly for 5 years. Actually, I was an atheist at the time, and only attended in order to be eligible for their adult football and basketball…"
"Raised strict Southern Baptist. Once I was old enough I ALWAYS felt like something wasn't right about all of it. I got more and more skeptical as I went through school, college, grad school and on. The last straw was a stretch where I…"
"My parents identify themselves as "Charismatic Protestants", although the closest denominations we found ourselves in were baptist. I was pretty anti-social as a kid, though, and never really interacted with the youth groups…"
"I was borin in Baltimore, went to Catholic church and school there, no big deal. At the age of 10 I moved to south Georgia, Tattnall County to be exact, we then went to a Baptist church due to the lack of English Catholic churches. I never really…"
"I never had to deal with that, thank God (lol). My parents, despite identifying as Baptist (and insisting that I was one too) both hated church and saw it as a horrible judgmental place to be avoided. Thankfully, my family was never really religious…"
Just read your comments about attending church to be eligible for sports. I live in Knoxville, TN and have worked in construction in many of the mega churches in this area. I have seen saunas, basketball courts, handball courts, you name it and they have it. Guess that draws people, even atheists. Imagine how many would come with they served alcohol. Such hypocites. Oh yea, I guess all that crap is tax free.