I just want some more opinions on childhood indoctrination. He more I read, the more I'm around my kids and others, The more I realize how vulnerable the situation is: infuriates me That adults…Continue
"I actually just wrote about this on my blog. I have two small kids and extemely religious in-laws, well here's the blog post if you're interested...
My relationship with my mother-in-law has been, well, nightmarish from the very…"
"if I have to under-go indoctrination. let it be for substance reasoning with logic. faith believing indoctrination,in my opinion,has No useful values. other then,slow-mind growth. god,satan,angel,heaven,hell,has to be proven to Exists,for…"
"in my opinion,teaching a Child,to accept,faith believing,as Truth. is unacceptable to me. if the Adult believes,god,satan,angel,heaven, hell,is Real. then there is a problem,with that Adult,Mental understanding. telling a Child,what you as a…"
"Indoctrination and teaching are processes. You can indoctrinate someone with a concept that happens to be true. You can teach a person a concept that is false. It's a matter of approach rather than the veracity of the material."
"I disagree, it you teach your Child,to accept,jc walking on water,as Truth. in my pinion,this is dogma,indoctrination,AKA,brainwashing. can you,accept your Child,telling you,jc never rose from the dead?"
"Moderate Christians teach children that their lives are practically worthless and their real life begins in heaven after they die. So, nothing matters in this world except obeying and worshiping Jesus. You call yours murder, I call mine enslavement.…"
"is believing,god,satan,angel,heaven,hell,Reality, or a Big Fat Lie? when is lying to a Child,acceptable,in your opinion?
I'm not sure who you are asking, but...
If you believe what you are telling your children is true even though it probably…"
"Your argument is invalid because you misspelled bicycle.
Lost on a technicality! Dammit!
I don't think that drawing the line anywhere is equally valid on all issues. There are stats showing injuries, especially head injuries, to children…"
I'm craving some intellectual chatter regarding debating
the moderate to liberal Christian theologian.
I'd love to hear any scholarship about the ancient pagan sects
And their dying and rising saviors.
Really anything that refutes major religion: I want to talk.
Why are you here?
I'm here to celebrate in live with those who value reason and the
Beautiful and only life we have!
The religion you left
Why you left your religion.
Raised in Methodist moderate congregation.
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Ahh, good Madison/Mayodan and Fuzzy's BBQ that I miss so terribly and long to have. Here it's all beef brisket and ribs, for a Tarheel there's nothing like Lexington style pork, sliced or minced with that vinegar-based sauce.
I also love Short Sugars of Reidsville.
I hope to be coming into Eden for a few days in the not too distant future. We'll have to get together for a spell when I do.
I thought Eden, NC was holy-roller central until I moved to Decatur, TX. This holy-hole takes the cake. I have a few atheist friends and the 3rd annual Texas Freethought Convention comes to Dallas October 8! Come on 10/8/10!!!!!