"Were you ever on the opposite end of the rope as you are now?
I was raised in an amazingly strict Mormon household. I use to be taught that if I should come into a situation where my belief was challenged I should be prepared to die for it. So I…"
"Hey all. I'm new to Atheist Nexus and thus haven't quite figured it all out yet, but I got excited when I saw this group. It's rare that I meet other ex Mormon atheists.... I am excited to get to know everyone here and hear stories…"
I have been away from this site for a while and hence the late reply. Since I have moved here I find myself progressively more isolated and alienated by the local populace, but I am positive a community of freethinkers does exist here in Utah. PM when you have a moment and let's get to know each other!
Welcome to friendly Atheist Nexus,
and join active groups like "Origins" which discusses and seeks to understand Origins of Life, Universe, Earth, Humans, Religion and so on. Terry Meaden (academic too)
"11:00 PM had my first bout of nausea; Rx took care of it. I feel wonderful. Absolutely no pain, I can't finish a sentence or remember words so Cary, Laura and Laurie did their best to understand what I am trying to convey. I usually get enough…"
With all the media attention the on the Pope, important stories are being missed, human rights violations, Monsanto protection act, Russia march to blasphemy laws, and of the big story this week did Harry Potter vanquish dementors?See More
"The medical profession seems to have improved in some areas at least. Personally I think some of that is due to the higher level of education of society as a whole. We know too much to put up with bad treatment now. I saw a documentary last year…"
"Thanks. Now I have "Glory of Love" stuck in my head. ^^;
I'm not sure if I could get used to eating bugs. It's like... if they're mudbugs or sea-bugs, that's one thing, but it's hard to imagine them tasting good…"
"I converted to paganism (through wicca, but didn't stay there) from xianity. During that conversion period, I tried to reconcile the beliefs, which ultimately, I couldn't. There are some who find a way (probably used to cherry picking, so…"