I saw your post about raising kids in this God soaked society and I just wanted to give a quick summary of my own experiences with this. I have 4 kids, all over 20 now, the oldest 31. I always have only taught them to think for themselves, and to not accept anything on faith. I wasn't an Atheist activist back then, but i was always a non believer. I've been touched by every single one of them coming to me on separate and random occasions, and telling me how thankful they are to have not had ridiculous beliefs forced on them. They each have been able to see for themselves the mental handicap that being raised in such a family has placed on their friends and coworkers. Their free, unencumbered and rational thought, stands out in sharp contrast, even to themselves. I hope this has helped, and welcome to AN.
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