"Well said. I've been browsing around various blogs looking for a way to articulate my own story, this seems to sum it up in many ways for me. My experience was that praying didn't actually do anything. When Santa didn't bring me the…"
"Dawkins' book "The God Delusion" has taught me that there is no real moral code derived literally from the teachings of the Bible. Rather, the moral code and rules for life are defined by the church. I think Atheists employ a…"
"That's tough. It's tough to say what the move is from here... I would agree that your sister probably shouldn't marry this guy. If she's not pregnant, she really has nothing to lose. Someone probably just needs to convince her…"
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One discussion (over 70 posts) is "Proud to be Atheist". It is very difficut explaining things to entrenched family members, but at least you can feel good internally. There's much to feel good about
because atheists and humanists hold the intellectual high ground——far from the mental slavery of superstitious people who submit to a narrow-minded controlling clergy with their imaginary god, heaven and hell.