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To me, the burden of evidence belongs to the party that has something to prove, not disprove. Ryan is right, it's not really our place to try to disprove God's existence.
To a theist, you will never be able to…"
"The key is to make it a discussion, rather than an argument.
That sounds pretty vague, but by just being respectful in your composure and asking honest questions, rather than making potentially hurtful assertions of your beliefs can make all…"
I was a Christian for quite a long while as I was raised in a very Christian-Conservative house. When I was about 16 however, I overheard a lot of people talking down on things such as Scientology and the old mythologies and how they were, "made up." I couldn't help but think, "What makes my God any less made up than theirs?" I decided to actually sit down and read The Bible, cover to cover.
I left the church after I had done so. Nowadays, I'm a guy who is very passionate about his beliefs and hobbies, and is joining the armed forces very soon.
Why are you here?
To have intelligent conversation about religious beliefs with sensible people.
The religion you left
Why you left your religion.
I read The Bible, cover to cover, and very shortly afterwards left the church.
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Welcome to the Think Atheist community Caleb! 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! If you like friend me here and I'm RSAnative on twitter as well. Welcome again and make yourself at home!