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Can Negative Thinkers Become Positive Thinkers?

I was looking again at a NYTimes article about turning negative thinkers into positive ones.  I liked that the article not only described t…

Started by Daniel W

47 Aug 6, 2017
Reply by Bertold Brautigan

Conversations In A Resale Shop

   Some call it a resale shop and others a Christian mission. The idea is to have items of need at a reduced price to help the needy. I go…

Started by Michael Penn

14 Jul 29, 2017
Reply by Michael Penn

"Your New Partner, If Found Too Soon After A Divorce, Will Be Much Like Your Former Partner."

New members of Singletarians heard that caution soon after they joined the large (400+ members) singles group that met weekly at the Phoeni…

Started by tom sarbeck

2 Jul 28, 2017
Reply by tom sarbeck

A priest, a rabbi, and an atheist (former Baptist / Catholic / "conservative" Gay) smoking marijuana...

8 minute video.  This discussion makes about as much sense as any other discussion with religious people.  Which is to say, not much.  But…

Started by Daniel W

8 Jul 22, 2017
Reply by kathy: ky

Authority's Most Important Duty Is To Protect Itself!

"Of course!" I told myself. "And my most important duty is to question authority." A moment of remembering twelve years in Catholic school…

Started by tom sarbeck

4 Jul 17, 2017
Reply by Ruth Anthony-Gardner

We are not necessarily "born atheist", there is much more to the story.

   For over a quarter century there has been a nagging question in my mind. Why do people believe in god? I believe I have found an answer,…

Started by Compelledunbeliever

10 Jul 14, 2017
Reply by Loren Miller

Sex, Religion, and Law from America’s Origins to the 21st Century

If you're unsure of your ability to demolish the "Christian Nation", lie, this book is for you.   Geoffrey Stone opens “Sex and the Constit…

Started by tom sarbeck

52 Jul 14, 2017
Reply by Compelledunbeliever

O.K. Tom great thread! Going from deism to atheism

 I personally went from Christianity, to a form of agnosticism. That is I joked what church does Jesus go to? I had become a Christian agno…

Started by Compelledunbeliever

10 Jul 8, 2017
Reply by Compelledunbeliever

Government imposition vs. Personal freedom

 Being from Colorado, I have seen my fill of cases where someone does not want to make a cake for guy couples. This has bothered me very mu…

Started by Compelledunbeliever

4 Jul 8, 2017
Reply by Compelledunbeliever

What Did I Learn First at Atheist Nexus? Did It Surprise Me?

What stood out first was that so many people here said reading the Old Testament drove them from their religion. "So that's why we in Cath…

Started by tom sarbeck

0 Jul 4, 2017




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