"I am still hiding.
I grew up Catholic and accepted everything my family told me as fact such as God only loves, or the world is only 6 thousand years old I just ate all that up and when I look back I feel stupid. But I am happy I realised the errors…"
I'm sorry that your parents have racist tendencies, but it's good that you are able to spot them. Many people that are raised that way pick up their parents' mentality without being aware of it. I am also adopted, but…"
hello, as long as i can remember i had always wondered who god was and why he was "almighty" and was "everywhere" but as soon as i hit puberty (about 11-12) i realized what god really was (or wasn't). Unfortunately, everyone i know or ever met is a christian. i was adopted and my parents are borderline redneck with deep traces of racism and being deeply religious. for almost 5 years i have had to deal with this "secret" and having to bite my tongue whenever something religious and/or…See More
We all come from different backgrounds & have different reasons for identifying ourselves as atheist or agnostic.Whatever your story is, we'd like to hear it. Please share & encourage others who are considering "coming out"!See More