Portland born and raised. I went to Catholic school for 13 years, and they prepared me really well to become an Atheist.
My friends and I founded the People's Atheist Community(PAC) about 2+ years ago, and we hold Atheist Bible Study(ABS) every Wednesday night. We have an anarcho-stye structure with few members and no official offices. Our mission is to create a positive environment for Atheists in our active circle of friends, and to recapture the human desire for community which the religious have done well to monopolize. We often share a meal, drink the blood of christ, discuss science and current events, watch documentaries, read from religious texts, and give burnt offerings to the Spaghetti Monster.
Hi Jake, and welcome to this rational world of Internet atheism---a haven from the superstitions and fictional god of the masses.
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