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If you are one of the many people who have determined that religion no longer has a place in their life, but are still dealing with the after-effects in some way or another, Recovering From Religion may be just the right spot for you.  Many people come to a point that they no longer accept the supernatural explanations for the world around them, or they realize just how much conflict religious belief creates. It can be difficult to leave religion because family and culture put so much pressure on us to stay and pretend to believe the unbelievable.  If this is you, we want to help you find your way out.  Don't let people convince you that you just didn't have 'enough' faith, or that you just haven't found the "right" religion.

As Mark Twain famously said, "Faith is believing what you know ain't so."

RR is made up of people who have all given religion our best shot, but we can't bring ourselves to accept the unacceptable any longer. If you've ever questioned the archaic edicts and laws of holy books, the inconsistent morality and questionable motive of ancient teachings (along with their many modern interpretations); if you've raised an eyebrow to virgin births, or found the flaws in resurrections, bronze age "miracles" and the ridiculously misguided “power of prayer;” then Recovering From Religion is the place for you. We are recovering from every imagineable religion: Baptists, Mormons, Catholics, Jehovah's Witnesses, Hindus, Muslims, Lutherans, Pentecostals, Evangelicals, and many more. We are happy, we are healthy, and we warmly welcome you to a life free of the confines of faith.


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Welcome to Recovering from Religion

Recent Meetups

  • Dec 23, 2015 · 6:30 PM

    RR Monthly meetup

    5 Recovering Religionists

    Having problems with religion? Need a sounding board and ideas for how to deal with family members, friends, co-workers? Or do you just want to share your story about... Learn more
  • Oct 28, 2015 · 6:30 PM

    RR Monthly meetup

    3 Recovering Religionists

    Having problems with religion? Need a sounding board and ideas for how to deal with family members, friends, co-workers? Or do you just want to share your story about... Learn more
  • Jul 22, 2015 · 6:30 PM

    RR Monthly meetup

    6 Recovering Religionists

    Having problems with religion? Need a sounding board and ideas for how to deal with family members, friends, co-workers? Or do you just want to share your story about... Learn more
  • Jul 5, 2015 · 11:00 AM

    KC Oasis Sunday Gathering Featuring - TBD

    2 Recovering Religionists

    An innovative community is forming. Right here in Kansas City. It’s called Oasis. And it’s where freethinkers will have a safe place to learn, celebrate life, find... Learn more
  • May 24, 2015 · 4:00 PM

    Memorial Day Weekend party

    3 Recovering Religionists

    Memorial Day Party at Darrel's: IMPORTANT: the bridge is out on Kansas Ave, so you will need to come one of two alternative ways. It is time for our annual Memorial Day ... Learn more
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