"Regarding 12-step programs: my experience is this. When I was seeking help with my own addiction, I found 12-step groups helpful precisely because NO ONE there told me what I had to believe. For me, my illness was directly related to my religious…"
"Seems this whole issue begs the question: if there is no god, then why biologically/evolutionarily did the desire (instinct?) to pray develop in us? I guess I lean toward finding value in the mythological and the imagination- we enter that world all…"