"Just an update, my status has changed. I have started school full-time. I am available most Mon, Wed, and Fri evenings, and most Saturdays. I wouldn't be able to make anything on Sunday right now.
Best to all,
"Wow. That sucks. Sorry to be so undiplomatic. I don't know what I'd do if I thought that people I really loved were being indoctrinated into such hateful societies. My foster family that I spent my high school years with are/were very…"
"I haven't read "Lies", but I read "A People's History..." by Zinn many years ago and it was an excellent read. I'm looking at it on my bookshelf now, I might have to go back and re-read it, it was a really powerful…"
"1. Number of meetings in a month:
I could probably not make more than one
2. Day or days of the week available:
At the moment I'm flexible, as long as I don't already happen to have a commitment
3. Times of day/night you'd like to…"
"This is probably not what you want to hear. But religion fascinates me. When I look back on what I believed when I was a fundamentalists I can't believe it. But the human drive for religion can't be dismissed. And from the viewpoint of…"
"That sounds great. Deep and Meaningful will be meeting there at 4:00 that day (if nothing changes between now and then) so the timing is perfect. And anyone interested in staying over for that meeting is extremely welcome. Jon (the coordinator)…"
"I was a fundamentalist Christian for many years when I was younger. I began de-programming in my late twenties. I'd already left the Church, but hadn't considered NOT believing. Out of intellectual curiosity I began reading everything I…"
"For me it is mind-boggling that they expend so much energy fighting something so fact-filled as evolution, a theory that isn't even inconsistent with their core ideology, except for the fundamentalists who require that all of the massacres and…"
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