Given a moment's thought, most of us can almost certainly think of questions for which we've not yet discovered a fully satisfying answer. Most of us can identify significant issues that have no obvious resolution. Join us as we consider a variety of relevant topics in an atmosphere that facilitates an exchange of ideas ... the sharing of alternative points of view. If you think you MIGHT have an answer worth considering, come share it with us. If you KNOW you have THE one and only answer, this might not be the group for you. The "With an Open Mind" Discussion Group uses a "moderated" discussion format. The discussion leader will keep the discussion focused and encourage adherence to established ground rules that give EVERY participant the opportunity to share his or her thoughts in a non-confrontational manner. No advance preparation is required. No political or religious perspective is assumed or excluded. The expectation is that all who participate will, during the course of the discussion, further develop their own, personal views through publically voicing their current thinking and respectfully listening to the thoughts of others.

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  • April 27 · 6:30 PM

    Do You Want To Live "Forever"?

    8 Philosophers, Seekers

    Do you want to live “forever”?  Do you want to at least live longer than the biblical “three-score and ten”?  Do you want to live “longer” only because you’re, in some... Learn more
  • April 13 · 6:30 PM

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    15 Philosophers, Seekers | 4.50

    Some believe there is no god.  Others believe there is a god, but they often disagree on the nature of god.  Still others believe there are many gods.  And, finally,... Learn more
  • March 23 · 6:30 PM

    Waging War In The Modern World

    11 Philosophers, Seekers | 4.00

    War has been simplistically defined as “a state of armed conflict between different nations or states or different groups within a nation or state.” But does that... Learn more
  • February 23 · 6:30 PM

    "American Sniper, The Movie"

    4 Philosophers, Seekers

    If you’ve seen the movie, what did you think of it?  If you’ve not seen it, why did you choose not to see it?  In either case, what does the box office success of the... Learn more
  • February 9 · 6:30 PM

    Privacy -- A Changing Definition?

    7 Philosophers, Seekers

    There’s been much talk in recent months of the invasion of our privacy by various governmental agencies.  But an equally important issue is our changing definition of... Learn more
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We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

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