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My Deconversion? Was I ever converted?

Started this discussion. Last reply by Billy Carlin Mar 29, 2013. 3 Replies

They say that children are born every day with a genetic predisposition to critical thinking; now maybe that's true and maybe it isn't. For the greatest majority of my childhood I can remember being…Continue

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Billy Carlin replied to AgeOfAtheists14's discussion Sure thing. Atheist monument at Florida courthouse.. pick your source:
"Words can not explain how blow-back I am by this whole thing. Even reading the comments on this article; and others like it; the Rebecca Vitsmun incident for instance. The comment ratio I've noticed was at least 3 Atheists - 1 Christian... It…"
Jun 1, 2013
Billy Carlin replied to Shillamus's discussion Does Google Chrome do anything for you?
"The ONLY thing I can do in IE and I can't do in Chrome is add pictures on a website as my wallpaper on my desktop. That's not enough of a reason to make me start using IE though. Way too many downsides for me. I don't like…"
Mar 29, 2013
Billy Carlin replied to Billy Carlin's discussion My Deconversion? Was I ever converted?
"I remember the "Show Runner" of the church we attended stress that it was crucial to indoctrinate kids while they were young; because the chances of converting kids when they're in their teens were significantly reduced. "
Mar 29, 2013
Billy Carlin replied to Alyson Mitchell's discussion I was a Sunday School teacher. In a Pentecostal church.
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Mar 29, 2013
Lillie replied to Billy Carlin's discussion My Deconversion? Was I ever converted?
"We all have had our aha moments or quiet, thoughtful journeys to the truth but we have all gotten here on A/N sooner or later.  I like the idea that we are all born atheist and then indoctrination takes over.  Those are most fortunate…"
Mar 29, 2013
Alyson Mitchell replied to Billy Carlin's discussion My Deconversion? Was I ever converted?
"My darling brother has a flair for the dramatic. Side effect of a lack of positive attention, I think."
Mar 28, 2013
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"Greetings! Welcome to the site! "
Mar 28, 2013
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"Welcome To Atheist Nexus"
Mar 28, 2013
Dr. Terence Meaden left a comment for Billy Carlin
"Hi Billy                Good to have you with us. Welcome to this internet world of rationality and peace, of common sense and freethinking wisdom.  You are invited to join the busy group "ORIGINS:…"
Mar 28, 2013
Billy Carlin replied to Alyson Mitchell's discussion I was a Sunday School teacher. In a Pentecostal church.
"That is true, I've noticed me and you get along better than anyone else. I also remember that guy that came in and did the "faith healings" Brother Clark(e). He was the greatest con-artist I know personally, whether he knew it or not,…"
Mar 28, 2013
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My Deconversion? Was I ever converted?

They say that children are born every day with a genetic predisposition to critical thinking; now maybe that's true and maybe it isn't. For the greatest majority of my childhood I can remember being in a church that was run by my Step-Uncle. For so many years I was a gun-ho christian. The highlight of my week was the days we got to go to church. Over the course of my time there, I worked my way through the ranks; as a sunday school assistant, an "Armor Bearer" (which is an official title for…See More
Mar 28, 2013

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At 9:16pm on March 28, 2013, Steph S. said…

Greetings! Welcome to the site!

At 8:55pm on March 28, 2013, athen said…

Welcome To Atheist Nexus

At 7:13pm on March 28, 2013, Dr. Terence Meaden said…

Hi Billy               

Good to have you with us. Welcome to this internet world of rationality and peace, of common sense and freethinking wisdom. 

You are invited to join the busy group "ORIGINS: Universe, Astronomy, Life, Earth, Humans, Religion, Gods, Atheism, Evolution, Darwin..." with 750 discussion topics and 3800 members.
http://www.atheistnexus.org/group/originsuniverselifehumankindanddarwin 

 
 
 

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