… say the athesists of Louisville, Kentucky.
Since she was a teen, she had harbored growing doubts about the conservative Christian faith, “but I was so programmed against the word atheist,” she said.
When she eventually decided she was one, a “feeling of almost euphoria” descended upon her, said Childers, now 28.
“I no longer had to justify why a good and loving God would allow (bad) things to happen,” …
Here is a nice article on the Freethinkers and Atheists of Louisville.
Oh, and while I’ve got your attention, please have a look at this post if you have not already. I don’t want it buried in all the other fun stuff:
Science Standards With a Hole You Can Drive a Truck Through?
Hat tip: Joe