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Announcing the new Nashville Humanist Group! - We are excited to be expanding our group and are giving “Nashville Humanist” an official Meetup as a sub-group to the Humanist Association of Middle Tennessee! A little history... in 2013 Bill Conte started the Humanist Association of Middle Tenne Jim P. Jul 8, 2017 9:49 PM
Check out our reading list! - Greetings fellow humanists! As requested, We have put together a reading list. Please contact us with any books or related content that you think would be helpful to add! Over time, we suspect this list will continue to grow and encourage your Kayleen Shephard O. Jun 26, 2017 7:41 PM
Re: [NashvilleHumanist] Start With Humanism - Humanist Plus - Carla,    I am sorry that I may of given you a false impression of the group. I have recently joined and know very little about the group, and so have never attended a meeting or met any other members. I thought I would forward some a Doug K. Jun 21, 2017 9:45 PM
Group Email's - Greeting fellow humanists!   We have recently updated our group settings to restrict the mailing list feature to organizers only. If you would like to share content, please do so on the discussion board.   Thank you! Kayleen Shephard O. Jun 21, 2017 9:39 PM
Re: [NashvilleHumanist] Start With Humanism - Humanist Plus - I'm getting the impression this Meetup group may not necessarily be clear on its own identity. I need to know that I can attend one of the meetups, be hyper critical and condemning of religion and faith based belief systems, specificall Carla L. Jun 21, 2017 3:57 PM
Sympathetic Atheists - “Sympathetic Atheists” are Atheists who value of community, moral culture, and reflective living just like Theists do.  Further, Sympathetic Atheists acknowledge that religion can indeed do well to encourage these values.  Thus Sympat Doug K. Jun 21, 2017 3:54 PM
Re: [NashvilleHumanist] Start With Humanism - Humanist Plus - I think it has to do with how one defines "Christian" or "God" for that matter. I might consider myself Christian b Pookie L. Jun 21, 2017 3:08 PM
What is Humanism? - Charles S. Jun 21, 2017 2:50 PM
Re: [NashvilleHumanist] Start With Humanism - Humanist Plus - Christian humanism - Wikipedia Christian humanism emphasizes the humanity of Jesus, his social teachings and his propensity to synthesize human spirituality and materialism. It regards humanist principles like universal human Doug K. Jun 21, 2017 2:45 PM
Re: [NashvilleHumanist] Start With Humanism - Humanist Plus - What Else Can We Call A Humanist? - Humanist Plus A Humanist may refuse designations offered by religionists because religionists tend to cast Humanists in, shall we say, watchful terms. A Humanist may refuse Doug K. Jun 21, 2017 2:40 PM
Re: [NashvilleHumanist] Start With Humanism - Humanist Plus - I'm kind of scratching my head as this is contrary to my understanding of Humanism and is in contradiction to the definition of Humanism put forth by the American Humanist Association. Carla L. Jun 21, 2017 1:19 PM
Start With Humanism - Humanist Plus - Start with Humanism. For your own self-designation, begin with the broadest most relevant category and call yourself a Humanist. This classification encompasses all others. After the word Humanist you may add your preferred subset label: Hu Doug K. Jun 21, 2017 12:52 PM
Correction: Meeting Place for Wednesday, June 21st Meetup - In a message that went out earlier today, the location for the Wednesday, June 21st Meetup was incorrect. The message said the meeting location was the Brentwood Library. It is true that our group sometimes meets at the Brentwood Library, but the Wedne Jim P. Jun 19, 2017 7:16 PM
It's good to be a humanist! - Kermit said it's not easy being green. Well, if you're a humanist living in Nashville - the buckle of the bible-belt - it's not easy being humanist. "Where do you go to church?" We've all heard that... like 10 million times. "I'll pray for you." That's Jim P. Jun 19, 2017 4:49 PM
Camp Quest Counselors Needed! - Camp Quest is a summer camp in East Tennessee for youth (primarily from freethinking families, though all are welcome) that values critical thinking, empathy, respect, and curiosity. We are currently seeki Kayleen Shephard O. Jun 14, 2017 5:28 PM
T-Shirt Orders closing tonight at 9pm! - Greetings fellow humanist! Since we have a group of people interested in representing the Nashville Humanist Group at the Rise Up Nashville Rally on June 11th, we must close and place our t-shirt order tonight by 9pm to receive the shirts in ti Kayleen Shephard O. May 26, 2017 10:59 AM
Nashville Humanist T-Shirts are here! - Hello Members! Click the link below to order your Nashville Humanist T-Shirt today! We need a minimum of 6 orders to move forward with printing the shirts. This order will close in 14 days so be sure to act fast! Show your support and pride for Kayleen Shephard O. May 22, 2017 4:07 PM
THE NEW Nashville Humanist Group! - Greetings fellow Humanist , We are thrilled to announce that we have established several new organizers to the Nashville Humanist Group! We have also moved our meetings to a new location tha Kayleen Shephard O. May 12, 2017 9:39 AM
Re: [Humanist-Association-of-Middl­e-Tennessee] Free tickets to NaNoCon - I am coming! I am bringing Mandy Grayson Kalai Mar 13, 2017 4:46 PM
Free tickets to NaNoCon - FREE! I have five sets of two tickets each to NaNoCon convention on 18 March 2017 Saturday at Unity Center. I can give away to the first five callers. If you and your significant other have been wanting to go but put it off this is you Bill C. Mar 13, 2017 1:48 PM
NaNoCon 2017 location changed -- again - I just learned that NaNoCon will be at Unity of Nashville located at 5125 Franklin Pike Nashville TN 37220. Same day 18 March 2017 - Saturday from 9:00 to 7:00 pm Please change your calendar! Bill C. Feb 27, 2017 1:04 PM
Re: [Humanist-Association-of-Middl­e-Tennessee] New Survey Shows Far Too Many Americans Believe God Influences Sports and Politics - Kalai Feb 2, 2017 7:09 PM
New Survey Shows Far Too Many Americans Believe God Influences Sports and Politics - According to a new survey out today from the Public Religion Research Institute, a quarter of all Americans believe God plays a role in determining which team wins a sporting event. And half of all Americans believe God helps pious athletes Doug K. Feb 2, 2017 6:16 PM
I found it! - Eddie B. May 28, 2016 7:39 AM
RE: [Humanist-Association-of-Middl­e-Tennessee] Help plan the future of Humanism in Music City - Preview not available Gayle J. Aug 31, 2015 1:56 PM
RE: [Humanist-Association-of-Middl­e-Tennessee] Help plan the future of Humanism in Music City - Bill C. Aug 31, 2015 11:58 AM
Re: [Humanist-Association-of-Middl­e-Tennessee] Help plan the future of Humanism in Music City - Hi All, I would very much like to help organize! My availability hours are flexible due to the nature of my dissertation work, except for when I teach at Vanderbilt in the mornings on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays. I&# Lisa B. Aug 28, 2015 6:27 PM
Re: [Humanist-Association-of-Middl­e-Tennessee] Help plan the future of Humanism in Music City - http://larrywomack.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/Dont-Save-Me-September-1.pdf From www.larrywomack.com Sent from my iPad > On Aug 28, 2015, at 2:30 PM, Kalai wrote: > > I am in to organize. I like to support, but, seldom I Larry W. Aug 28, 2015 2:35 PM
Re: [Humanist-Association-of-Middl­e-Tennessee] Help plan the future of Humanism in Music City - I am in to organize. I like to support, but, seldom I can meet in the evenings given the children. Please use me as appropriate as I believe many Humanists are closeted Humanists. sincerely, Kalai ------------------------------­-------------- Kalai Aug 28, 2015 2:29 PM
Help plan the future of Humanism in Music City - Hello Humanists! My name is Clayton Davis, and although I am a relative newcomer to this group, I am excited about the prospects for an active Humanist community in the area.  Some of us have been meeting in Bellevue for a few months, Clayton D. Aug 28, 2015 12:39 AM
FW: Pluto's Heart, Humanist Criminology, Is Sarah Jessica Parker a Humanist? - Bill C. Jul 17, 2015 12:16 PM
FW: Big New Benefit for Local CoRs - Bill C. Jun 26, 2015 1:14 PM
FW: A Victory for Love, Presidential Quiz, Should We Praise the Pope? - Bill C. Jun 26, 2015 12:15 PM
Re: [Humanist-Association-of-Middl­e-Tennessee] Correction to next meeting - 20 June 2015 Saturday - Ok, no problem. :-) Sent from my iPhone 6 On Jun 3, 2015, at 1:05 PM, Bill Conte < Bill Jun 3, 2015 2:46 PM
Correction to next meeting - 20 June 2015 Saturday - I made a mistake listing the wrong date for the next symposium style meeting. The correct date is 20 June 2015 hours 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm Just didn't want someone showing up on the wrong day. Thanks for understanding. Bill Bill C. Jun 3, 2015 1:05 PM
Re: [Humanist-Association-of-Middl­e-Tennessee] FW: Wyoming AHA Affiliate or Chapter Start up - Please put the recipient email addresses in the bcc (blind carbon copy) section so everyone's email is not visible to everyone else. Otherwis Bill Jun 2, 2015 11:24 PM
FW: New messages in ? Chrystine & Dylan (Humanist Association of Middle Tennessee) - Bill C. Jun 2, 2015 10:46 AM
FW: Wyoming AHA Affiliate or Chapter Start up - Bill C. Jun 2, 2015 10:43 AM
RE: [Humanist-Association-of-Middl­e-Tennessee] Humanist Celebrants - Bill C. Nov 5, 2014 3:46 PM
Re: [Humanist-Association-of-Middl­e-Tennessee] Humanist Celebrants - Ok and? I am "ordained" to do legal marriages etc. Sent from somewhere in the universe On Nov 5, 2014, at 1:46 PM, Bill Jenna R. Nov 5, 2014 1:50 PM
Humanist Celebrants - Bill C. Nov 5, 2014 1:46 PM
Congratulations to Marija - Marija has stepped down as the main organizer of the group, mainly due to becoming President of Americans United here in Nashville but she is still a valued member of our group. She brought a lot of energy and vitality to the Humanist Assoc. of Middle Bill C. Aug 6, 2014 3:13 PM
Stepping down - Dear members! Due to my other commitments , I haven't be able to d evote the necessary time to our group activities. Mr. Bill Conte, one of the Marija Aug 6, 2014 2:44 AM
Re: [Humanist-Association-of-Middl­e-Tennessee] Humanism 101 symposium - The purpose of the survey is solely to identify persons w Larry W. Jul 3, 2014 4:24 PM
Re: [Humanist-Association-of-Middl­e-Tennessee] Humanism 101 symposium - On 7/3/[masked]:19 PM, Harry Purdy wrote: Harry P. Jul 3, 2014 12:29 PM
Humanism 101 symposium - This might should have been a poll question except I don't know how to do that. I'm asking everyone to tell me if they would be interested in having a short session to thoroughly explore Humanism. It would be an introductory session with more to follow Bill C. Jun 30, 2014 12:20 PM

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