fullermingjr

  • fullermingjr posted an update in the group Group logo of Sunday SchoolSunday School 3 months ago

    I just read the article linked and titled, “The Japanese had very little time for Jesus.” It did not promote atheistic principles – if anything, it showed how evil the Japanese were. I happened to be a theist and wondered why this was included in the list. Thanks!

  • @regthefronkeyfarmer, you said, “Atheism is a lack of belief, not a denial of anything.” What do you mean?  I am a Theist and I thought that Atheism is indeed denying the existence of God; an affirmation that there is no God reflected well by the statement, “I deny that God exists”  I thought Atheism was a rejection of all religious claims of trut…[Read more]

  • Fascinating!  I too hope to write and publish, too, although I would be coming from a completely different perspective! (I’m a Theist – of the Christian variety).  I may not be as well connected as you.  Based on your statement, “I’m working with on reviewing and promoting the book, but its most of the big names in the field.”.   Your claim is tha…[Read more]

  • fullermingjr posted a new activity comment 1 year, 5 months ago

    Greetings PopeBeanie (funny name- I do get it!). As an American, I value freedom and the generalized points you made, even regarding religious extremists. As a theist, of the Christian variety, I strongly desire the market-place of ideas and philosophies to be accessible to all. How else can one examine the reasonableness of any philosophy or…[Read more]

  • Who is Earle and how do I find the misleading quotes he has provided?

  • fullermingjr replied to the topic Religious Parents in the forum Advice 1 year, 6 months ago

    As a theist parent myself, my advice is NOT to go along to get along but to tell your parents the truth- that you do not believe in God.

    You must, however, be prepared. If they are irrational believers (like you mom kinda sounds) you must stay calm. Find ADULT words, avoid sarcasm, tell them you still love them and plan to be a respectful and…[Read more]

  • I am a Thiest. Is there a peaceful and loving we we can coexists?

    • Sure, Fuller! We atheists aren’t all the same, so this is just my personal response. 1) I’ll fight against any government sponsorship of any specific religion because history proves it restricts the freedom of other religions, and the rest of us; 2) As for who your biggest enemy might be, it’s likely they are religious extremists who will fight to…[Read more]

      • Greetings PopeBeanie (funny name- I do get it!). As an American, I value freedom and the generalized points you made, even regarding religious extremists. As a theist, of the Christian variety, I strongly desire the market-place of ideas and philosophies to be accessible to all. How else can one examine the reasonableness of any philosophy or…[Read more]