011: Surfin' With The Atheist (with Tim Malins) - MindShift


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What’s it like to attend a Christian school? And what happens if you’ve never had any experience of Christianity or the Bible?

This week’s guest, Tim Malins, is an old friend from way back–he moved up from Southern California to Washington State at the tender age of just 12 or 13. We met at the Christian fundamentalist school I and several other church friends attended.

This is Tim’s story: how fundamentalism affected his mental health; introduced conflicted thinking via the concepts of “secularism;” scared him with end-times prophecy; avoided evolution and touted creationism, and more.

He’s since become an atheist…

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