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What It's Like To Be A Closeted Apostate At Meetings

 

It’s been a little more than two months since I became a closet apostate, and meetings are becoming more and more dreary. Maybe I’m paranoid, maybe it’s bad timing, but I’ve heard more about apostates from the Watchtower Society publications in these two months than ever before. 621 more words

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Star Foster Is Back In The Garden

One of my favorite hymns, since I was a child, is In The Garden. The very thought of a garden is comforting and relaxing, and has been since ancient times. 321 more words

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I’M EMBARRASSED ABOUT BEING EMBARRASSED

I don’t apologize for being me. I don’t apologize for my weight, my fashion sense, my politics, or my culinary tastes. And although I am not comfortable with a lot of my past, I don’t feel a need to apologize for most of the road that has led me where I am today. 980 more words

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THE FLUIDITY OF PRACTICE

Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find; knock and the door will be opened to you. 8 For everyone who asks receives; the one who seeks finds; and to the one who knocks, the door will be opened.

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HOW EXPENSIVE ARE YOU?

I believe in service and duty and honoring those who are your elders. I believe in proving yourself worthy to have a voice in particular contexts and I believe in the joy of humble work. 989 more words

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WHY I LIKE MY CHURCH

I am by nature an organized person. I hate being late. I like having a plan. I like having a plan of action. A mapped route. 1,295 more words

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THIS AIN’T THE ROAD TO DAMASCUS

I have seen no bright light. No ChiRho graced the sunrise over my bus stop. I am not Saul.

When I converted to Paganism I did so because I was certain Christianity was wrong. 1,180 more words

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