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

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.

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

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

Why Live https://youtu.be/DU6bc_Gsp7s

Find/Start A Local Group

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

American Ethical Union Member Societies

American Humanist Association Affiliates and Chapters

Atheists of Florida http://atheistsoffloridainc.org/

Kansas City Atheist Coalition http://www.kcatheists.org/

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 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/

A Nonbeliever Mourning Facebook group - grieving those with addiction, mental illness, or both 
To join this group follow the link to their Facebook page and follow the directions in the pinned post. One of the admins will send you a message so be sure to check your Message Requests in your Facebook inbox to find the message. 


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

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/

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

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

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

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

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

Secular Family Resources

After School Satan https://afterschoolsatan.com/

Camp Quest http://campquest.org/

First Generation Atheist Parents

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