"I totally understand. I used to be one of those brainwashed adolescents. I thank Odin...or Batman (they both seem pretty cool).. that I was finally able to throw off those archaic and outdated beliefs. :)"
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"Thank you so much for sharing your story, it brought tears to my eyes.
I identify with so much of what you went through. I am new new to atheism/agnosticism, and I still struggle with feeling of guilt for leaving my old religion (Pentecost)…"
I also grew up in a Christian home. Like you said it was both interesting and troubling. I am so glad that others are finding that there is more to life than being caged by what any religious group…"
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"The religion I left was Pentecost. My dad was actually the preacher of the church. As a child, I always tried to live as I was told. The life changer came when I was 14. I was sexually assaulted by a man in my parents church. When members of the…"
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I am here because I am unsatisfied with the main stream religions and the bull shit that they come with. I enjoy meeting with and talking to like minded people, as well as learning different views on the world. I also want a place where I can come and express the views I have that most people in my life can not understand.
The religion you left
Why you left your religion.
1)The hypocrisy of so called Christians 2) I was ready to start thinking for myself, rather than believe the crap I had heard all my life.
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Welcome to the Think Atheist community Danni! Join us tonight at 8pm as our very own, Think Atheist Radio Show, welcomes philosopher Christopher DeCarlo! Information is to the left, or join us at the show here!