Our Own Conception
March 2020 | Puzzled

Our Own Conception

A member raised in the “Bible belt” feels that religious beliefs are better left outside of meetings

The worst five years of my drinking, as well as my last drink, all occurred in the north part of South Carolina. For those not familiar with the area, it’s not only part of the “Bible belt,” it’s the buckle. I’ve lived in cities where there are bars on all four corners of every intersection. The part of South Carolina where I lived is like that, except it has churches at every intersection. 


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