"I have to add that I'm grateful for this site also. It's restoring my faith in humanity and showing me that there are lots of people who feel exactly like I do. I've known for a while that I don't believe in god but have kept…"
Atheist, vegetarian, skeptic, lover of truth and beauty.
Why are you here?
Really into exchanging ideas and hearing what my fellow/sister atheists have to say. Also, I really need a forum to rant every now and then. I know reading your rants will only help me.
I say it's time we came out of the closet as atheists, and start challenging religion whenever we can.
The religion you left
Why you left your religion.
Parents were never that religious but we still went to church every now and then. In Sunday school at age 13 I asked some very reasonable questions, HOW, WHY, WHO, HOW DO YOU KNOW THIS? Minister shook his head and said, "Faith, my son." I went home, told my parents it was all bullshit. That was that.