Celebrants & Secular Weddings

Find a Humanist Celebrant - The Humanist Society
The Humanist Society Humanist Celebrants can solemnize weddings in most states. Be sure to check with your local county clerk's office for more accurate information.

Find a Secular Celebrant - CFI
Please note that not all CFI celebrants can solemnize a wedding. Be sure to check with a celebrant you find through CFI if you require your marriage license to be signed by someone with legal rights to solemnize your marriage. You can also check with your local county clerk's office for more information.

Guide to Non-Religious and Humanist Wedding Vows

Coming Out Resources

5 Mistakes People Make When Coming Out Atheist https://youtu.be/ZPPDb9IIkHU

5 Reasons to Hide Your Atheism https://youtu.be/4SOgrafSHRs

Coming Out Things to consider before coming out. http://youtu.be/MJ-8ocmtb_8

Coming Out Atheist: How to do it, How to help each other, and why
Find this book on Amazon.

How do you tell your parents you don't believe in God? (Humanize Me! Episode 103) 

Life After God http://www.lifeaftergod.org/

Mom, Dad, I'm an Atheist: The Guide to Coming Out as a Non-believer
Find this book on Amazon.

Openly Secular http://openlysecular.org/

Religious Trauma Syndrome - Find out about Religious Trauma Syndrome HERE
Journey Free http://journeyfree.org/
Leaving the Fold Find this book on Amazon

Revealing Your Atheism: Should you come out of the closet as an atheist?

Ways to Support a Loved One Who is Losing Their Faith

Finding Meaning

Afterlife https://youtu.be/eeMoOJpvUlU

Atheism, Meaning, and the Absurdity of It All (Can life have meaning without belief in God?) 

Good Without God: What a Billion Nonreligious People Do Believe
Find this book on Amazon

How Can I Be Happy? https://youtu.be/Tvz0mmF6NW4

I asked atheists how they find meaning in a purposeless universe

Life Driven Purpose: How an Atheist Finds Meaning
Find this book on Amazon

Living Without God: New Directions for Atheists, Agnostics, Secularists, and the Undecided Find this book on Amazon

Sex, Death and the Meaning of Life Episode 3. https://youtu.be/SIfMuSpwfBQ

So You've Decided There's No God - Now What? Finding Love, Meaning and Purpose in Atheist World

The Way of the Heathen: Practicing Atheism in Everyday Life Find this book on Amazon

Why Live https://youtu.be/DU6bc_Gsp7s

Find/Start A Local Group

Recovering from Religion Support Group Meetups https://www.meetup.com/pro/recovering-from-religion/

American Atheist Local Partners and Affiliates https://www.atheists.org/affiliates

American Ethical Union Member Societies

American Humanist Association Affiliates and Chapters

Meetup.com - Humanist Groups Search http://humanism.meetup.com/

Sunday Assembly http://www.sundayassembly.com/assemblies

The Secular Directory - Finding a Local Group http://www.seculardirectory.org/local/

The Secular Directory - Groups and Organizations

The Secular Directory - How to Start Your Own Group

The Secular Policy Institute - national and international groups

The Secular Web - Local Organizations Around the World

United Coalition of Reason

Unitarian Universalist Humanist Association - find a local group http://huumanists.org/local-groups/list


Grief Beyond Belief http://www.griefbeyondbelief.org/

Grief Beyond Belief Facebook Group https://www.facebook.com/groups/GBBGroup/

Grief Beyond Belief Pet Sector https://www.facebook.com/groups/GBBPets/

Nonbeliever Mourning Facebook Group - grieving those with addiction/mental illness
To join this group go to their Facebook page and follow the directions in the pinned post. 


Being Openly Secular During the Holidays

Christmas: Behind the Curtain https://youtu.be/kenbgMjRvlY

Happy Holidays from the Secular Coalition of America

White Wine in the Sun by Tim Minchin https://youtu.be/fCNvZqpa-7Q

Maintaining Relationships with Believers

I Live With A Believer Episode 114 of The Thinking Atheist

Street Epistemology https://streetepistemology.com/
This could be a tool to use if you want to see why someone holds the belief that they hold.

The Rise and Fall of Faith: A God-to-Godless Story for Christians and Atheists
Find this book on Amazon

Why I Left, Why I Stayed: Conversations on Christianity Between Evangelical Father and His Humanist Son Find this book on Amazon

Personal Stories

A Better Life https://www.theatheistbook.com/
A Better Life Podcast https://www.theatheistbook.com/pages/podcast

All Who Go Do Not Return: A Memoir (A moving and revealing exploration of Hasidic life, and one man's struggle with faith, family, and community.)
Find this book on Amazon.

Apostasy Project http://newhumanist.org.uk/series/apostasy-project

Deconverted: A Journey from Religion to Reason Find this book on Amazon

Ex-Files: Ciera Ramirez and Dealing with Depression 

Faith to Faithless - They share the stories of ex-religious people.

From Apostle to Apostate: The Story of the Clergy Project 
Find this book on Amazon

Israel Story Episode 24: Losing My Religion

It's Okay To Go http://www.itsokaytogo.com/

Leaving God: Why I left God and why so many others are too

Letting Go of God Julia Sweeney's story of leaving faith.https://youtu.be/uJxambLV5Ks

Losing My Religion: How I Lost My Faith Reporting on Religion in America - and Found Unexpected Peace Find this book on Amazon

Out of God's Closet Find this book on Amazon

Voices of Deconversion http://voicesofdeconversion.com/home/

Why I believed: Reflections of a Former Missionary
Find this book online here.

Women Beyond Belief Podcast http://womenbeyondbelief.com/

Secular Family Resources

After School Satan https://afterschoolsatan.com/

Ask an Atheist: Raising Hell? Secular & Atheist Parenting https://youtu.be/53M8TYjChvo

Black Homeschooling for Freethinkers - Facebook Group

Camp Quest http://campquest.org/

First Generation Atheist Parents

F.R.E.S.H (Free Resources & Ebooks for Secular Homeschoolers) - Facebook Group

Homeschooling Freethinkers - Facebook Group

In Faith and In Doubt: How Religious believers and nonbelievers can create strong marriages and loving families Find this book on Amazon

Kids Without God http://www.kidswithoutgod.com/

Long Island Secular Parenting Forum http://secularparentingforum.org/

Losing Our Religion: How Unaffiliated Parents Are Raising Their Children
Find this book on Amazon

Parenting Beyond Belief Find this book on Amazon

Parenting Without God: how to raise moral, ethical and intelligent children, free from religious dogma Find this book on Amazon

Relax, It's Just God Find this book on Amazon

Secular-Parenting http://www.secular-parenting.com/

The Parents' Corner of The Secular Web http://infidels.org/families/parents/

Till Death Do Us Part - Interfaith Marriage and Marriage Beyond Faith

Young Skeptics http://www.youngskeptics.net/

Secular Funeral Planning

Nontheistic and Naturalistic World View Crisis counseling of nontheists by theists

Secular Memorials and Funerals Without God

Secular Online Communities

Atheist Forums https://atheistforums.org/

Atheist Nexus http://atheistnexus.org/

Atheist Republic http://www.atheistrepublic.com/

ExChristian.net http://new.exchristian.net/

International Skeptics Forum http://www.internationalskeptics.com/forums/

Secular Healthcare Workers - Facebook Group

Spiritual Trauma Survivors - Facebook Group

Support Group for Atheists Demonized or Abandoned by Friends or Family - Atheist Republic  http://www.atheistrepublic.com/support-group-for-atheists

Tarnished Spoonies - Facebook Group for nonreligious people with invisible illnesses like fibromyalgia, lupus, lyme disease, crohn's, RA, etc. 

Thinking Atheist http://www.thinkatheist.com/

The Secular Directory - Forum and Discussion Boards