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Hello - March 26th 2010, 11:53 AM

Hey

Im Jazz and Im obviously new. A little background info to say why I am here...

I recently left a fundamentalist sect. Anyone who has gone down the same path knows that the leave is extremely painful. I want to offer advice to anyone who has made the decision to leave their fundamentalist church, or to gain comfort and advice with the millions of questions that I have reguarding this path that I have chosen.
   
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Re: Hello - March 26th 2010, 12:13 PM

Hey there Jazz and welcome to TH! I'm Megan and I'm a buddy here. I've already seen you in chat, I hope you enjoyed it in there.
Leaving the sect must of been hard and I admire you for coming out and telling us about it.
If you ever need anything at all, message me and I'll be happy to help.


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Re: Hello - March 26th 2010, 12:53 PM

Hey Jazz. I love your username.
My name is Kac and I'm a Buddy here. I am also the forum mod for Religion/Spirituality and Science and Philosophy, so I hope you come in there and make a post about leaving your sect. I don't know much about that kind of thing and I love to learn.
I'm here anytime you need me or if you have any questions--just send me a PM! I look forward to seeing you around!


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Re: Hello - March 26th 2010, 01:22 PM

Hi Jazz. My name is Laura, and I'm also another buddy. Welcome to TH! If you need anything, just let one of us know. Hope to see you around


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Re: Hello - March 26th 2010, 02:41 PM

Hey, Welcome to TH!

Just wanted to direct you to two threads that are stickies at the top of this forum which you may find helpful. How to use the forums and Obtaining Support and Advice. I'm sure you'll be able to find other users who will have some similar experiences to you or will at least have some valuable input.

If you have any questions let me know, you can contact any user through their profile page. I look forward to seeing you around!

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Re: Hello - March 26th 2010, 04:14 PM

Hey! Welcome to TeenHelp. My name is Briana and if you ever need anything, we are always here to help. Make sure you check out the chat rooms, they are a great place to meet the different users! I hope to see you around soon.


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Re: Hello - March 26th 2010, 04:37 PM

Hey Jazz,

Welcome to TH!!!
This is a really awesome site and everyone is really nice and helpful. It must have been hard to leave your sect, i can't say I know what that experience is like, but I will be glad to give you advice and support with anything.
I would also recommend checking out the chatroom, I don't enter there much but I hear it is awesome and I've find it awesome when I enter.
I hope you enjoy your time with us and if you ever need anything, you can PM me or send me a VM.
I hope to see you around sometime,
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Re: Hello - March 26th 2010, 06:02 PM

Hey Jazz.
I'm Angelina. Welcome to Teen Help.
I'm sure you will enjoy your time here.
As Kac has mentioned you may want to check out this: Religion and Spirituality forum
I'm sure you will get all the advice and help you need
Take care and i hope to see you around soon!

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Re: Hello - March 26th 2010, 07:07 PM

Hey Jazz,
Welcome to TH! I'm sure you'll meet lots of great people.
If you ever need anything, feel free to PM me.
Hope to see you around,
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Re: Hello - March 26th 2010, 07:24 PM

Jazz?!?!?!
I think we will start having to number all the Jazz's on this site. You can be number 3. Anyway, that's great you are offering to help others! I'm sure all your help will be much appreciated. Feel free to check out the blogs on this site. They are great for venting and just getting stuff off your chest. As I always feel better after letting things out somewhere. If you ever have any questions or just need a chat buddy, I'm always here!
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Re: Hello - March 26th 2010, 08:25 PM

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Re: Hello - March 26th 2010, 09:22 PM

Hi there Jazz ^_____^ Nice to meet you! Ahh that must be hard I hope you'll get all the advice/support you'll need here <3 -hugs-

I don't actually know an awful lot about fundamentalist churches but I'm sure a lot of members here do

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Re: Hello - March 27th 2010, 08:34 AM

Hi Jazz. Welcome to TH.

You sound like you're going to be a great addition to the ranks of TH, and I look forward to seeing you around.

Take care.
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