"Emily; I can see your reason for hesitating on this issue. Your relationship with your pastor and the church community is, as they say on Facebook, "complicated". You would "rather be accepted by" them, and you will…"
Except where he says "IF we're going to START banning violent works of fiction..." As distasteful as this may be, society has been banning books based on disagreeable content since before the invention of…"
"Your question itself implies several false assumptions:
1.) That masturbation is evil, wrong, shameful, or a "weak link". It is none of those. It is natural, healthy, fun, and done by an amazingly large percentage of…"
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Why are you here?
I've always been an atheist. I went to the Church of Christ when I was young, but I never believed, so i never had a faith to lose. I'm here because I'd like to reach out and connect with others who feel ostracized, marginalized, bullied, and surrounded by those who would tell them that their lack of faith is a lack of character.
The religion you left
Was never a part of one
Why you left your religion.
My parents left the Church when I was young, so never really left. My family history is steeped in the church, but I never felt part of it.
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