aerie
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  • Winston Salem, NC
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Your Religious Status
Atheist
About Me:
Raised evangelical southern Baptist. Thanks to good species variation, I was too smart for them.
Age
41-46
Why are you here?
Communication with and insights from other nonbelievers.
The religion you left
Christian
Why you left your religion.
Actually, I knew it was a fairytale at age 5 when Sunday School teacher said Jonah lived in a whale's belly for 3 days. And Noah story sounded straight out of a cartoon. Then she told story of Lot's wife turning to a pillar of stone...it was her 'warning' to obey God. It's evil to scare hell into little kids with fairytales. Fear is the key, of course. Once said, "f*ck fear & bible-god's a jerk any way", I was free.
It didn't happen overnight, it was a journey that ended in *true* freedom.
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aerie and Edmond are now friends
Aug 4, 2010
aerie commented on Morgan Matthew's photo
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"I adore this atheist polar bear. Hope it's ok if I used him as my avatar. I also added him to the flickr atheist group."
Jul 6, 2010
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"No! I don't see it! Tell me what it is! All these pics are great."
Jul 4, 2010

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At 3:25am on June 14, 2010, Edmond said…
Ah yes, Yadkin county. I know a little about about there. Currently I'm stuck in Winston Salem. I'm tired of the "city life". It's great to see a local friend!

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