Hi everyone. I’ve been out sick for a couple of weeks and have gotten terribly behind on our reading selections. I’ve just askedÂ Dale McGowan, author/editor ofÂ Parenting Beyond BeliefÂ to help me get caught up by writing a guest post about finding good non-religious reading selections for children. After I post that in a week or so and we have a little discussion about The Ghost on Saturday Night, we’ll move on to our next selections.
Also, here’s a short excerpt from a post I wrote for The Atheist’s Way:
I constantly have to fight the black-and-white mentality that I adhered to as a fundamentalist. Being an ex-fundamentalist is being like a recovering-alcoholic. Youâ€™re never quite free of that past, never able to relax and have just one beer, just one thought. You have to be on guard all the time. In my flight away from fundamentalist Christianity, I found myself with the tendency to fall into a kind of fundamentalist atheism.Â
Read the rest here.