Only you can know how your family will react. People in this community have heard the whole spectrum of reactions. Some are good, some are horrible. I usually advise caution for those ready to 'come out'
If you feel like you…"
"My family has been hard core evangelic christian since as long as I can remember. I knew they would still love me if I told them but thought things would never be the same. That I would be shunned. I told my family individually last year and we…"
I love my family very much. All my family is catholic or christian. I have been keeping my atheism a secret. I really want to tell them I am atheist, but I feel my family would love me less and never look at me the same. My brother smokes weed and has been caught with it by the police and it made a little effect on my family. However, if I tell them I am an atheist, it would tear my family apart. I tried to tell my brother that I was questioning "God"(just to see what he would say) and he said…See More