A support group for those who have recently broke free from religion and are finding difficulty coping or who are struggling to leave their faith and need guidance and advice. This group was formed and operated by the Chicago Freethought Project.

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Recent Meetups

  • January 12, 2013 · 1:00 PM

    Secular Coalition for Illinois: Conference Call

    7 Members | 5.00 5.001

    Some of the most egregious violations of separation of church and state are being promoted and passed at the state level. We need your help in starting up the Secular... Learn more
  • October 20, 2012 · 4:30 PM

    Light the Night Walk

    6 Members

    Recovering From Religion Chicagoland and it's parent organization, The Chicago Freethought Project will join the The Foundation Beyond Belief on Saturday, October 20th... Learn more
  • September 13, 2012 · 2:00 PM

    Conference Call: Pseudoscience- and religion-based laws in Illinois

    3 Members | 5.00 5.001

    No, we're not in Louisiana where tax dollars pay for students to be taught that the existence of the Loch Ness Monster disproves evolution, but Illinois has current laws... Learn more
  • April 28, 2012 · 12:30 PM

    Kopi Cafe

    4 Members | 4.00 4.001

    Sorry for the 4th change on this event.  The Hala Kahiki coffee house apparently does not open until 4pm.  Let's make it Kopi's, final answer.
  • February 8, 2012 · 6:30 PM

    Meet & Greet & Eat

    7 Members | 4.00 4.005

    We had a decent turn out in December.  We hope to see more of you next month to share your stories!
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What's new

  • New Member
    J. Pierson J. Pierson joined
    6 days ago
    J. Pierson
    "My name is John. I live in Chicago. I'm an Atheist. I work for my family's business."
  • New Member
    Joel Joel­ joined
    April 5
    "I am a grad student at Northwestern coming out of an evangelical upbringing"
  • New Member
    Scott Scott­ joined
    March 8
    "I was raised in Christian Science. I was very ill as a kid and received no medical care. I have never been able to forgive my family for this."
  • New Member
    Dee Dee­ joined
    January 13
    "My name is Dee and I am 28 years old."
  • New Member
    Steve Steve­ joined
    December 28
    "I'm 48, and I'm still figuring life out. I work in software, I write as a hobby, and I love to think and talk about life's big questions."
  • New Member
    Dreanki Cameron Dreanki Cameron joined
    December 16
    Dreanki Cameron
    "Born into a cult, heavy indoctrination,­ still dealing with the after affects."
  • New Member
    JRazor JRazor­ joined
    December 14
  • New Member
    Lola Campos Lola Campos joined
    December 11
    Lola Campos
    "It is good to know that one is not alone."
  • New RSVP
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