"I know what you mean, Deryl. Every argument points back to the Bible, but the arguments are useless if you don't believe the premise that the Bible is the word of God... I think sometimes they try to convince us because they're trying to…"
"Welcome, Mark. I was excited to find this forum too. It's such a big leap -- from the assured self-congratulatory isolation of Adventism to the logical thinking of Atheism, but I found the transition freeing as well.... No longer do I have to…"
I think it was a novel for adults, but I, and many other teens, read it. And yes, the play we did was at an Adventist school -- it was a fundraiser, actually -- which reminded everyone that they were likely going to hell if they didn't…"
"I tried, again and again, to read Ellen White because I thought I should, but I found everything she wrote utterly boring and unreadable. I do remember Project Sunlight a lot -- the story of a woman, told from an angel's point of view, who is…"
"I tried to avoid camp meetings. I went to youth rallies and bible camps, but never camp meetings. But then again, I went to an Adventist school, so I got PLENTY of socializing with Adventists. I'm sure if my parents had wanted to, they would…"
"I haven't seen it but I did "like" the film on Facebook, so I see updates from them often. I'm kind of torn -- I love the idea that that they're bucking the Adventist establishment, especially on a no-brainer like gay…"
"Funny, I don't remember evolution being broached at all. It's almost as if they just ignored that major part of science hoping we wouldn't ask about it... Once I became an atheist, I started looking back and trying to see what we…"
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Hi Glorianne Nice to have you join us. Welcome to this internet world of rationality and peace of mind--common sense and freethinking wisdom--that unites non-believers and critical thinkers like you and us.