We debate origins of the Universe, life, Earth, humans, religion, atheism, using common sense, evolution, cosmology, geology, archaeology, and other sciences, to repel biblical creationism and other religious beliefs.
"Okay...I have a story for you.
About 2 years ago I was living in an apartment in Corona, CA with my two kids (then 5 and 3). It was 10:30pm on a Tues night in May. The weather was warm in the day and cool at night, so I removed the safety bar and…"
"Death does not scare me one bit. Call me crazy, but I cant wait to see what happens!!! There are so many "What ifs" What if we all get reincarnated?? Or what if there is a special afterlife?? Or what if it's just nothing?? It truly is…"
"Raised in a very strict Roman Catholic household. I was always the rebellious one, the black sheep in my family (still am). When I moved out I started church hopping looking for something that I always felt was missing in the whole god equation.…"
"I haven't gone to Sunday school since my brother told the visiting bishop that he refused to be a cannibal or vampire.
I love that!! LOL!! I wish I would have said something clever like that. Maybe I'll steal his line someday if the topic…"
"I would wave my magic wand and in one swoosh I'd eliminate the influence religion has on religious individuals independence. I feel that people should have faith in themselves, rather than depend on a mystical being, and I would definitely add…"
"I was raised a strict catholic and then moved on to baptist then non-denom christianity always searching for something more. But it was never big enough for me. During a difficult time in my life I got really pissed off at god. How could god let me…"
Greetings, Ursula! I notice you haven't been active at Atheist Nexus since Oct 2009. <sigh> Sometimes it can seem a bit fragmented, with different groups for every interest. Please consider a group for socializing, where we talk about whatever's on our minds, Hang With Friends. :D You might feel more at home.
Welcome to Atheist Nexus, the world of good sense where we recognise that gods exist only as fictions inside people's heads.
Terry Meaden (archaeologist; physicist; Oxford)
founder of the busy group
"ORIGINS: Universe, Life, Earth, Humankind, Religion, Evolution, Darwin..." with its 200 discussion topics.
The science-based group seeks to understand and explain the world’s great mysteries including how life and humans, religion and faith, and everything else began