"I grew up as a Jehovah's Witness and I can tell you that long after I was out, I was still having those feelings. I was so branded. So brainwashed. It took 15 years for me to even get the courage up to question those feelings. But once I did, I…"
Unless you were raised by atheist parents, you probably had some recovering to do when you left religion. The purpose of RR is to provide a landing place for people when they jump from religion. With local support groups throughout the US, Canada, UK, and Australia, and real-time resources accessible to everyone, RR is where to turn when faith has lost its luster.See More
The American Humanist Association advocates progressive values and equality for humanists, atheists and freethinkers in the United States. We work to promote humanism--the idea that you can be good without a god.See More
The AHS is a national student organisation, designed to provide support, resources and a representative voice for all non-religious university societies in the UK. We're here for UK student atheists, so get involved and make a difference!See More
Greetings, Jennifer! I see you haven't been active at Atheist Nexus since 2009. We have a new group where you might feel more at home. Please consider joining Hang With Friends , where we can share our stories and laugh, and discuss anything on our minds.
Thanks for joining Recovering from Religion. I hope you will look at our website www.recoveringreligionists.com. If you are interested in starting a group in your area, let me know. Also, read The God Virus: How Religion Infects Our Lives and Culture.
Darrel Ray, founder
Oh you have done so well to escape the brainwashing of your young years.
Welcome to this fine international site and its many thousands of bright people like you who recognise religion for the giant fraud that it is. Gods exist only inside human heads where too much of the brain space is taken up by illogical rubbish.