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Explaining Evolution to Creationists

Started this discussion. Last reply by Gila Guerilla Mar 1, 2012. 7 Replies

Hello there.  Recently, my parents and I have been discussing the unspoken topic of religion recently.  I explain to them that I do not believe in god, they ask why, and I tell them that there is no…Continue

My Parents Believe I am Possessed

Started this discussion. Last reply by annet Apr 9, 2012. 11 Replies

My parents are very pious and devout Christians.  They refuse to listen to logic and reason. What should be done to change their mind?  What can I say to convience them that I am not possessed by a…Continue

Tags: parents, psychotic, crazy, possessed, demon

"Your choices to burn are on my lap."

Started this discussion. Last reply by Ivanthecur May 15, 2013. 19 Replies

In the past week I came out to my parents as an atheist.  I accepted their shock, as I would be absolutely asinine not to expect it, but I was given a great ride.  My father decided to inform me that…Continue

Tags: wild, go, parents, psycho, Crazy

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Tyler Ford liked Chantal Wallace's profile
May 20, 2012
Tyler Ford replied to Victoria Vann's discussion Lost Sheep, Lost Coin...are we really lost?
"I agree.  They teach that sheep story too much..."
Apr 17, 2012
Gila Guerilla replied to Tyler Ford's discussion Explaining Evolution to Creationists
"The problem is, (I think), that people who believe via faith), fear that without it life is meaningless, and would be chaotic. People of faith need to be helped to understand that a godless universe is OK - they can have values, and be moral people.…"
Mar 1, 2012
Richard ∑wald replied to Tyler Ford's discussion Explaining Evolution to Creationists
"It is crazy, it's a misrepresentation of "common ancestry". Aside from this, evolution isn't a belief, it's a scientific fact. Point out that they aren't "disbelieving evolution", they're refusing to…"
Feb 27, 2012
Tyler Ford posted a discussion

Explaining Evolution to Creationists

Hello there.  Recently, my parents and I have been discussing the unspoken topic of religion recently.  I explain to them that I do not believe in god, they ask why, and I tell them that there is no demonstration for his manifestation.  They say faith is their evidence.  That they don't need to see him in order to believe in him.  I get frustrated when explaining our universe's coming to be to them, because they cannot think of a world without god or think that it's crazy to believe we "came…See More
Feb 26, 2012
dolo724 replied to Tyler Ford's discussion "Your choices to burn are on my lap."
"Go find the Brick Testament and remember that the serpent told the truth about the apple."
Feb 26, 2012
Michael OL replied to Tyler Ford's discussion "Your choices to burn are on my lap."
"Attentively and critically reading the bible is one of the surest routes towards confirming one's atheism.  After all, disillusionment with the antics of preachers and congregations could be dismissed as human frailty interfering with…"
Feb 19, 2012
Tyler Ford replied to Tyler Ford's discussion "Your choices to burn are on my lap."
"Thank you for all your replies!"
Feb 11, 2012
Ted Gresham replied to Tyler Ford's discussion "Your choices to burn are on my lap."
"This thread has been here a while and there's some good advice but I thought I'd throw this in.  Why not do some thorough research not on what the bible says but where it came from, how it became what it is, etc.  That kind of…"
Feb 8, 2012
Tyler Ford replied to Tyler Ford's discussion My Parents Believe I am Possessed
"ROFL, thanks.   I'll look into it."
Jan 30, 2012
Loren Miller replied to Tyler Ford's discussion My Parents Believe I am Possessed
"There's always Conversational Klingon! [grin]"
Jan 30, 2012
Loren Miller replied to Tyler Ford's discussion My Parents Believe I am Possessed
""Getting into something [you] know nothing about," eh? Sometime when you're feeling a bit confrontational, you might call them on it. "So I know nothing about atheism? What do you think you know that I don't?" Yeah,…"
Jan 30, 2012
Tyler Ford replied to Carrot Hare's discussion Atheists around the world! ASSEMBLE!
"Benton, Arkansas."
Jan 30, 2012
Tyler Ford replied to Tyler Ford's discussion My Parents Believe I am Possessed
"They say they won't "help me be evil" by just accepting my rationality.  They say that they love me, and that is why they are not wanting me to get hurt by "getting into something I know nothing about".."
Jan 30, 2012
Tyler Ford replied to Tyler Ford's discussion My Parents Believe I am Possessed
"That's actually a thought I've pondered on.   Maybe screaming bloody murder in the middle of the night.  Banging on their door....LOL."
Jan 30, 2012
Jeremy replied to Tyler Ford's discussion My Parents Believe I am Possessed
"Have you tried screaming in a made up language, maybe spinning your head around and vomiting?"
Jan 29, 2012

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At 10:26pm on August 8, 2012, TrueAtheist said…

Hello, I'm new to the site and saw you left a post that said you are both atheist and gay.  I'm both atheist and bisexual. Oh, and half Ashkenazi Jew (in culture only) and half Spaniard / Cuban.  And I'm married to a Black / Chiricahua / Irish Atheist man.  Oh and left handed. ;)  Nice to meet you.

At 2:05pm on December 16, 2011, Dr. Terence Meaden said…

Hi Tyler and welcome to this wonderful world of rationality, truth and peace.

We invite you to make good friends by joining the busy group "ORIGINS: Universe, Astronomy, Life, Earth, Humans, Religion, Gods, Atheism, Evolution, Darwin..." with  600 discussion topics and nearly 3200 members.
http://www.atheistnexus.org/group/originsuniverselifehumankindanddarwin
Terry (physicist) 

At 10:14pm on December 15, 2011, Sentient Biped said…

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At 6:19pm on December 15, 2011, Steph S. said…

Greetings! Welcome to the site!

At 6:11pm on December 15, 2011, Ruth Anthony-Gardner said…

Welcome, Tyler! Glad you could join us. :D

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