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Posted on July 14, 2011 at 7:18pm 1 Comment

so the governor of oklahoma has asked all residents to set aside time on sunday to pray for rain.



i want to throw a fit. a literal tantrum. i want to jump up and down and scream until my face turns blue. why? fuck if i know... ok so i have an idea why.



why should that be acceptable behavior for an elected official?? if the governor were to suggest we should sacrifice a goat to bring rain they would be ran outta office quicker than shit. probably the same scenario would… Continue

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Posted on July 4, 2011 at 10:19pm 1 Comment

this is something that i have asked at least a few believers, but have never gotten anything near a "real" answer for...



why would anyone pray for another person? or for anything for that matter? because: 1) god already knows about the situation. 2) god already knows whats best and will do it his way regardless... and if either one of those (or both) assumptions are false then god is not omnipotent.



here's an example i use when asking this question: there are 2 people. one… Continue

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At 12:30pm on July 21, 2011, Misty Dawn Sparkman said…
Good point. I pray but it really is not praying, I guess...just thoughts, positive thoughts.
At 8:45pm on July 14, 2011, Joe Running said…
I'm too old and feeble to be stalked! lol I understand not necessarily wanting to 'out' yourself, especially around here. On the other hand, other than Mormons, I've never had any problems. they confronted me in front of my house one day, and I flat told them "I'm an atheist", and the actually took a step back as if lightning was about to strike!
At 12:45pm on July 5, 2011, Ken said…
Hello and welcome.  We are certainly glad to have you join us on the Nexus.
At 5:45pm on July 4, 2011, Dr. Terence Meaden said…

Hi Rebecca, and welcome to the rational world of Internet atheism---a haven of truth and peace from the superstitions and fictional gods of the masses. 

"Well-founded common sense helped by science leads to atheist wisdom."

We invite you to make good friends by joining the busy group "ORIGINS: Universe, Astronomy, Life, Earth, Humans, Religion, Gods, Atheism, Evolution, Darwin..." with 500 discussion topics and 2800 members.

http://www.atheistnexus.org/group/originsuniverselifehumankindanddarwin

Terence 

At 4:45pm on July 4, 2011, Misty Dawn Sparkman said…
lol. at least we can still honestly answer that question...and who says we are not 22??
At 9:31am on July 4, 2011, Brent Feeney said…
Welcome aboard! =) Hope all is well for you, have a great week...
At 8:32pm on July 3, 2011, Ruth Anthony-Gardner said…

Welcome, Rebecca! Glad you could join us. :D

Please consider joining a group to meet people and talk about anything that's on your mind, Hang With Friends.

 
 
 

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