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Christmastime is here

Started this discussion. Last reply by Grooving Dec 22, 2009. 6 Replies

This coming Christmas will be my first Christmas as an "out" atheist. My very religious parents have taken it fairly well. We've had a few calm discussions about religion, the only issue being that…Continue

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Grooving replied to Kalon's discussion Christmastime is here
"I would not say the prayers. But I might sing the songs because I really like singing... although skip the Amen? And then, if you find you are uncomfortable, I would work towards making next year's Christmas experience different. Find…"
Dec 22, 2009
Anette replied to Kalon's discussion Christmastime is here
"I think I pretty much agree with you here and it's not just religion where this issue occurs with parents. The entire "you will hurt our feelings " thing is often just an excuse in human narcissism. Does it cross their minds that…"
Dec 21, 2009
Creature replied to Kalon's discussion Christmastime is here
"I've been dealing with something similar for roughly the past 12 years. I live several hours away from my parents, yet they still try to force a certain degree of participation on me. More recently they started sending gifts to my older sister,…"
Dec 20, 2009
Matt Murchie replied to Kalon's discussion Christmastime is here
"It depends on if you live with your parents or not in my opinion. If you don't, obviously you would have an easier time getting out of it than if you do. If you do, I recommend going so that you can keep the peace around your house. Even if you…"
Dec 19, 2009
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Christmastime is here

This coming Christmas will be my first Christmas as an "out" atheist. My very religious parents have taken it fairly well. We've had a few calm discussions about religion, the only issue being that they occasionally try to guilt me into going to church to them. However, as I was thinking about the upcoming holiday I realised another problem.For as long as I can remember, it's been a tradition in my family to go to the midnight Christmas Eve service at church. I know that my mother will be very…See More
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At 12:42pm on May 16, 2011, Ruth Anthony-Gardner said…
Greetings, Kalon! I see you haven't been active at Atheist Nexus since 2009. We have a new group where you might feel more at home. Please consider joining Hang With Friends  , where we can share our stories and laugh, and discuss anything on our minds.
At 4:55am on October 11, 2009, Dr. Terence Meaden said…
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