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Thinking seriously about de conversion

Started this discussion. Last reply by Simon Paynton Aug 4, 2012. 55 Replies

Hi everyone, I'm here because I'm looking for some insight, advice and hopefully answers to my particular situation.I'm a 32 year old married father of 2, I became a Christian back 2004 after a…Continue

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Simon Paynton replied to Richard Purves's discussion 'Thinking seriously about de conversion'
"You are a silly sausage.  I wish you luck. "
Aug 4, 2012
Yahweh replied to Richard Purves's discussion 'Thinking seriously about de conversion'
"Adultery is like betrayal of trust. Isn't that what christians are good at though? Betrayal...She should be rewarding you."
Aug 3, 2012
Richard Purves replied to Richard Purves's discussion 'Thinking seriously about de conversion'
"Well I thought I'd better update you as to the currant situation. After choosing to still go on what turned out to be a very strained and turbulent family holiday which we had booked for some time, my wife an I mutually agreed that some time…"
Aug 2, 2012
Yahweh replied to Richard Purves's discussion 'Thinking seriously about de conversion'
"You can't be born christian. I can't imagine an infant/newborn has the mental capacity to even understand surroundings let alone believing in a deity.  This wife of yours got tricked into believing in her youth. (the most vulnerable…"
Aug 2, 2012
Kara H Bickford replied to Richard Purves's discussion 'Thinking seriously about de conversion'
"hahahaha...I do believe it was!! I think you may be right...:-P"
Jul 3, 2012
Simon Paynton replied to Richard Purves's discussion 'Thinking seriously about de conversion'
"Richard - I've just been reading the Dhammapada.  "He who overcomes the evil he has done with the good he afterwards does, he sheds a light over the world like that of the moon when free from clouds."  You know how…"
Jun 29, 2012
kOrsan replied to Richard Purves's discussion 'Thinking seriously about de conversion'
"Your hand hurt from all the high-fives?"
Jun 29, 2012
Richard Purves replied to Richard Purves's discussion 'Thinking seriously about de conversion'
"that's pretty much what it boils down to, over the last 10 years I've been unfaithful in the form of a few drunken kisses, only the last time I'd taken it much further with a colleague at work.. not easy admitting to anyone…"
Jun 29, 2012
Simon Paynton replied to Richard Purves's discussion 'Thinking seriously about de conversion'
"I'll always listen to the Italian perspective. "
Jun 28, 2012
Simon Paynton replied to Richard Purves's discussion 'Thinking seriously about de conversion'
"Aye-aye Captain"
Jun 28, 2012
Gabriela Menicucci replied to Richard Purves's discussion 'Thinking seriously about de conversion'
"Thanks Dustin, this was exactly what I meant before, you read my mind, maybe now this "scemina" can understand it, if not she is a lost case or has daddy issues.."
Jun 28, 2012
archaeopteryx replied to Richard Purves's discussion 'Thinking seriously about de conversion'
"I asked that too, Dustin, and I've yet to get a response. This was as close as anyone has yet come: "
Jun 28, 2012
Dustin replied to Richard Purves's discussion 'Thinking seriously about de conversion'
"By the way , what is this string of indiscretions you speak of?  Did you cheat on your wife and were you an alcoholic or are these things other posters have conjured out of thing air?  "
Jun 28, 2012
Dustin replied to Richard Purves's discussion 'Thinking seriously about de conversion'
"Do you still love her?  Do you still find it a beautiful moment to have her by your side while you sleep together?  Is she still beautiful to you?  Do you wish to be with her for the rest of your life?  If yes, then I think you…"
Jun 28, 2012
Dustin replied to Richard Purves's discussion 'Thinking seriously about de conversion'
"I think the emotion is a given and none of us can actually put ourselves into his shoes and feel what he is feeling - So to give a more objective and emotionless response seems to be appropriate and I think describing it as a business is actually…"
Jun 28, 2012
archaeopteryx replied to Richard Purves's discussion 'Thinking seriously about de conversion'
"Greg House said it better than I can - "If you could reason with religious people, there would be no religious people." But I salute your naiveté --"
Jun 28, 2012

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