We are a group of people in the North Central West Virginia area who love science, skepticism, critical thinking, who believe in the separation of church and state, and are freethinkers, atheists, agnostics, skeptics, naturalists and humanists.
Anyone with an open mind is invited.
We will be meeting regularly in Fairmont, Morgantown, and hopefully other cities in north central West Virginia, so feel free to come join us to expand your horizons, learn something interesting, meet and socialize with friends, and generally have a good times.
Monongahela Freethinkers are a dynamic group of freethinkers, atheists, agnostics, humanists, and skeptics, who love reason, science and learning. We talk about religion, atheism, science, philosophy, current events and much much more. Find us on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/home.php?sk=group_160616363959389&ap=1).
to develop and support the atheist community
to provide opportunities for socializing and friendship
to help those who want to "come out of the religious closet"
to promote critical thinking, education and science
to promote secular viewpoints
to encourage positive atheist culture
to defend the first amendment principle of church-state separation
to oppose discrimination against atheists
to help others and offer public service
to work with other organizations in pursuit of common goals
We define atheism as a lack of belief in gods. This definition also encompasses what most people call agnosticism.