Seventh-Day Atheist Podcast

Ami and Abby interview Renia Carsillo about her new memior. She talks about growing up Southern and Adventist. The book is Born Hungry: Stories about sweet love, bitter greens and losing my religion. It's available on Kindle.

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Abby, Ami, and Alex invite a guest on the show, Aaron, to talk about his experiences growing up gay in the Seventh-Day Adventist Church. They talk about bullying, gay acts vs gay identity, issues with parents, and the difficulty of coming out atheist after coming out gay.

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Ami and Abby talk read listener feedback and talk about the emotional manipulation of the classic alter call and its many iterations. They also announce a new Goodreads Account and a Patreon Page! Go watch the video if you want to see us look awkward on camera.  

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Ami, Abby, and Ryan talk about their impressions of organized atheism, both immediately after leaving the SDA church and now. They talk about the good these organizations do, but also their conflicted feelings about joining anything that feels church-like or brings people together over shared ideology.

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Abby and Ami share some SDA mailings, along with comments from listeners. They discuss the phenomena of self-editing for the comfort of SDA relatives and friends. They also read a very brave listener’s letter about dating and relationships. Afterward, their friends discuss fear of the occult.

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