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"I know I'm resurrecting an older thread, but my story is much like Renee's. I just never really believed. I think I lack the faith gene. I went through the motions, and as I got older, tried to get out of going to church, but my dad…"
"I think you did great. I think I even followed that thread for a while on FB because it was entertaining. It was either that or one about removing "under God" from the pledge. Both get fundies undies in a bundle.
Like John suggests, I…"
Greetings, Doubtful Daughter! I notice you haven't been active at Atheist Nexus since Jan. <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.
I don't use my real name b/c I worry about discrimination at work, and to some extent at school; I am not attending now I have had some really religious teachers at college ( public college! ). And if it makes you feel better maybe anonymity will lead to a more open and honest you? ; maybe that's just me :-))