Re: I just recently joined and would like to throw in my two cents :)
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, stryped_soxx <no_reply@...> wrote:
>You were still a Christian at some point in your life even if your
> --- In email@example.com, bestonnet_00 <no_reply@>
> > Spite is often a factor in a lot of deconversions.
> > When someone has been brainwashed by their parents into believing
> > there is a being in the sky who will do things for them they can
> > often be very angry when they realise it's not true.
> Actually, I was not raised a christian, for your info. My mother
> was an atheist and my father did not become a christian until he
> became sober which was about 7 years ago. I became a christian at
> my own will around 16 years old and left the church that same
> year. I am now 21.
parents didn't brainwash you.
Besides, I was speaking in generalities and how things often turn out
without actually knowing very much about your situation.