"Old Christianity and New Christianity can both duke it out in the trash heap of bad ideas where they belong. He's on point, I think with identifying the many problems of the white male savior figure on the collective psyche of black folks. It…"
"Funny that no matter what baloney is being served, the cadence is so very similar. Apparently, according to this fellow, you ain't gotta be no scholar to understand!
Poor kid. Islam is the black man's religion. Submission to the Will of…"
"Loved your reply, Baphomet. Thanks for giving your take on this. I agree that this style, used as it is here, would be very effective at reaching those very people we want to reach. I'm an old head. Do many young people listen to Greydon…"
"Excellent. Just plain excellent. Thanks for posting. I hate the cozy familiarity this word enjoys in our community too. I've heard girls of various races refer to one another as bitches and hos too. I'm an optimistic person generally…"
"That was some hairdo. That alone could not make me take this man seriously.
I remember Reverend Ike jokes in circulation when I was a kid growing up in the 70's and 80's, but I can't say that I actually heard the man actually speak…"
"Fantastic! Who says that kids who are raised with humanistic values cannot be good kids or understand kindness?
My 11 year old was at the 4-H camp today and they were talking about stress and healthy ways to cope with stress. Anyhow a checklist was…"
Recovering from the side effects of Christian fundamentalism is not easy.•The ongoing fear of Hell•Rejection from family members•Ongoing guilt•Loss of communityIf you can relate, join.This is not a debate group.See More
"Elev8? As in elevate? Not with this tripe she won't.
I am married and raising two ungodly children. We're all doing quite well without jezzus thankyouverymuch. My religious relatives and friends would say that god is blessin' me in…"
"I agree that women have to be deprogrammed first. We are the ones who support it lock, stock and barrel. Even among our educated sisters, the god-loving culture is so pervasive. Being an openly atheist black female is a lonely venture. I'm glad…"
Greetings, M Jones! I notice you haven't been active at Atheist Nexus since Nov. <sigh> Sometimes it can seem a bit fragmented, with different groups for every interest. Please consider a group for socializing, where we talk about whatever's on our minds, Hang With Friends. :D You might feel more at home.