Seventh-Day Atheist Podcast

Abby, Ami, and Misty talk about Christmas traditions and gift ideas from the ABC.

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Ami, Alex, and Abby talk about dinosaurs, the flood, evolution, antediluvian genetic technology, and so much more.

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Ami and Abby talk about jewlry, make-up, and the concept that your body doesn't belong to you.

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Abby and Ami respond to feedback and read delightful excerpts from Adventist mailings.

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Ami and Alex talk about the church's attitude towards the environment, conservation, and Sam Campbell.

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Ami talks to three recovering Catholic friends about their experiences in religion. Turns out, they're not too different from ours.

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Abby and her brother continue their discussion of experiences alcohol for the first time as adults - reality vs what they were taught. They also discuss the desire to model responsible drinking for children in their lives.

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Abby and her brother talk about the experience of drinking for the first time in their 30's. As it turns out, we were totally oversold on the whole thing.

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We talk around bon fire (bone fire?) about our experiences of Halloween. This one is a little loud, guys, but there's some fun stuff if you're patient.

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Amy, Mistie, Alex, and Ryan talk about how they were raised vs how they are raising their children. They talk about the challenges of raising your child differently from how you were raised, as well as the rewards. Listen to the afterparty for the dildo story (along with a few more stories of Adventist upbringing ;).

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Ami, Alex, and Abby discuss marital expectations within the Adventist church. They talk about Adventist marital counseling and the different messages given to men and women.

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Ami and Abby talk about Adventist dating. They talk about dating experiences both inside and outside the church. Listen through the outro to hear everyone tell their best and worst Banquet stories.

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Abby and Ami talk about Jesus, Hippy Jesus, prayer, invissible friends, and swearing. Stick around after the outro to listen to our friends' favorite Jesus swears.

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Abby, Ami, and Misty talk about growing up in a Dooms Day cult, Daniel and Revelation Seminars, childhood nightmares, fear of the Little Horn, and learning survivalist skills...because #timeoftrouble.

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Ami, Alex, and Abby read some selections from SDA publications that the conference so generously sends them (no matter where you hide, the Southern Tidings will find you). They also read and respond to a couple of intense listener emails.

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Alex, Ryan, Ami, and Abby talk about dorm life in Adventist boarding accademy. They discuss the ways in which this system molds people. More stories, funnier this time. Part 3 of 3.

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Alex, Ryan, Ami, and Abby talk about dorm life in Adventist boarding academy. More hair-raising stories. Part 2 of 3.

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Alex, Ryan, Ami, and Abby talk about the Adventist school system in general and the dorm system in particular. They tell some hair-raising stories. Part 1 of 3.

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Ami, Abby, and Alex talk about their experiences with church music, worldly music, hypocrisy, and just plain weirdness.

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Ami and Abby talk about their memories of Camp Meeting. This is a mostly-positive episode with some weird bits thrown in. Carob, anyone?

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Abby and Ami talk about bigotry in the Seventh-Day Adventist church and particularly in the southern United States culture of the church. The conversation covers racism, homophobia, dating, trans issues, segregated conferences, and "the amalgamation of man and beast." This is a really awkward show, guys. It was difficult for us. We apologize for our stammering.

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Ami and Abby respond and commiserate with listeners about dealing with family, casual religiosity, literature...and tattoos of Ellen White on the inner thigh.

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Ami, Abby, and Misty talk about worldly literature, fiction, and the church. They discuss their experiences with forbidden books and the Adventist attitude towards fiction in general.

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Abby, Ami, and Alex talk more about issues with raising your own children when your family wants to proselytize them. They talk about issues with aging parents and the question of whether people are happier with or without religion, regardless of whether it’s true.

 

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Ami, Abby, and Alex talk about dealing with family who are still in the church. They talk about issues with the previous generation, as well as issues with child-rearing and the next generation.

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Hey, another sex episode! You can never get enough of those, right? Ami, Abby, and Alex discuss sex ed in the Adventist church. They touch on dorm life, contraceptives, and the experience of growing up in a fundamentalist faith during the AIDS crisis. They ask their friends: What, if any, sex ed did you receive?

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Ami and Abby talk about early Seventh-day Adventist attitudes towards sex, more modern attitudes, and their own experiences with sex education growing up in the church. They ask their friends: When did you learn what sex was?

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Abby, Ami, and Alex talk about Adventist culture, diet, and the sabbath. They muse on the good and the bad aspects of these things. They ask their friends: What's your favorite veggie meat? Naturally, a couple of guys nearly come to blows over the relative merits of big franks vs veggie links vs linkets. Everyone agrees that breakfast patties are superior to all other meat and non-meat products.

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Ami and Abby talk about death, heaven, hell, and Adventist eschatology. They ask their friends the vital question: Were you taught that animals go to heaven?

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Ami and Abby discuss their plans for the podcast, their backgrounds, and the circumstances of their leaving the church. They ask their friends the question: When did you know that god wasn't real?

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