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How To Discuss Atheism

Whether you plan to talk with peers, relatives, or others about atheism, or simply want to learn more about how to discuss the subject, come join us as we learn the 'talking points' of being atheist. Too often we are caught off-guard when someone brings up religion or atheism. In this supportive, friendly atmosphere of like-minded people, we will learn the basic tools of talking atheism. Feel free to just sit back and listen, or participate if and when you feel ready. It's all good. Every level of experience is welcome.

--  Logical fallacies explained, with examples

--  Problems with the Christian bible in particular

--  Common believer comebacks

--  Why it's important to speak up when you're ready

--  How to speak up in different situations

--  Reading your listener - is each discussion worth it?


Every fourth Thursday of the month, hone your skills, share your experience, or just listen in.

The largest part of being well-spoken is being prepared. This is where you prepare.


July workshop: Steve Thoreson on "Pagan Origins of the Christian Myth", Gary Alexander on "Common Questions Atheists Always Get Asked, and How To Answer Them", Tool Box tips, and whole group discussion.

Homework (optional): Visit to browse. Take your time, no need to see pages in order, but if you do you will get a surprise at the end.

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  • Tony G.

    Thanks for a great time... I learned a LOT!!

    July 26, 2013

  • Judy S.

    These just keep getting better and better! Great discussions, great people, great information ... Let's do this again next month! :-)

    3 · July 25, 2013

    • Derek M.

      And your enthusiastic optimism certainly contributes to our upward momentum. :) Kudos for tireless energy!

      3 · July 25, 2013

    • Tony G.

      My first, and definitely not my last!!

      July 26, 2013

  • GaryA

    This was a lot of fun, thanks for buying into my false premise of giving a "presentation" which allowed me to ramble infront of a obliged audience. :)

    2 · July 26, 2013

    • David D.

      +300 Presentation Points. You've earned a level up! +3 Charisma, +1 Speed, +20 HP.

      You found a Cursed Microphone of Great Speaking.

      2 · July 26, 2013

    • Tony G.

      Well done!

      July 26, 2013

  • Kira D.

    I was very much looking forward to this, but I can't get there tonight. :( Aiming for the next one.

    July 25, 2013

  • Kira D.

    Almost positive I can make it!

    1 · July 22, 2013

  • Tony G.

    Looking forward to learning...

    July 16, 2013

  • Miss K.

    sorry I missed it last month I was still in the middle of my move. Look forward to this next installment.

    July 16, 2013

  • Janet T

    Thanks for the great homework resources, Judy! I may not be able to come this time.

    1 · July 15, 2013

  • Jason D.

    I need help with this!

    1 · July 6, 2013

  • David D.

    Can't go to this one. I'll be at Camp Quest West.

    July 2, 2013

  • Judy S.

    This was recommended, called "Why the Arguments for God Fail". Let's check it out together. I haven't seen it yet. 27 minute video.

    3 · July 1, 2013

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