"But if they hadn't been sent for organ donation it might not have been noticed they were alive (presumably if you get to the stage where doctors declare you dead, you're in a pretty bad state so left alone you would die anyway or worst…"
"When you call yourself an atheist people know what you mean. Whereas with humanism, naturalism, brights or any other similar labels most people won't know what you're talking about.
However, it comes with its down sides as people have…"
"I'm also sorry to hear of your loss, my grandmother also died recently. She was a very dedicated Christian, and the church service is exactly what she wanted and anything else wouldn't have felt right. In the UK we don't often get…"
"I don't see any problem celebrating Christmas, although my boyfriend disagrees and thinks it is hypocritical. However, the only part of Christmas I would really miss is the roast turkey dinner.
Last year I even went to a church, one of my…"
Hello from an Englishman
Welcome to Atheist Nexus with its >11,000 good friends and discussion groups.
Among the groups, you might try the busy group “ORIGINS: Universe, Life, Humans, Evolution, Religion.....” with its 180 commonsense topics whose discussions rebuff religious nonsense. You will be welcome to this group that I founded 12 months ago.
Terry Meaden (an ardent atheist, 60+, British, archaeologist, physicist, check my profile and you will see)