The Deceitfulness of Atheist Advertising

Atheist activists are making headlines for recent advertising efforts, this time in the southern states of America. Several years ago a similar effort in the United Kingdom caused some degree of consternation among British evangelicals. I was living in Scotland at the time, and came face to face with one of the public advertisements (pronounced ad-VERT-is-mints) promoting atheism before I ever heard about them on the news. I remember the moment quite well. I was parked across the street from the Aberdeen Royal Infirmary at 7 a.m., waiting to pick my wife up from a night shift at the hospital, when a bright red double decker bus pulled into the hospital bus stop immediately across from me. Written large across the bus (where one would normally expect an ad for the latest film) were the words: “There’s probably no God. Now stop worrying and enjoy your life.” – See more at: http://www.reformation21.org/blog/2014/12/the-deceitfulness-of-atheist-a.php#sthash.rjGuhMA3.dpuf
Atheist activists are making headlines for recent advertising efforts, this time in the southern states of America. Several years ago a similar effort in the United Kingdom caused some degree of consternation among British evangelicals. I was living in Scotland at the time, and came face to face with one of the public advertisements (pronounced ad-VERT-is-mints) promoting atheism before I ever heard about them on the news. I remember the moment quite well. I was parked across the street from the Aberdeen Royal Infirmary at 7 a.m., waiting to pick my wife up from a night shift at the hospital, when a bright red double decker bus pulled into the hospital bus stop immediately across from me. Written large across the bus (where one would normally expect an ad for the latest film) were the words: “There’s probably no God. Now stop worrying and enjoy your life.” – See more at: http://www.reformation21.org/blog/2014/12/the-deceitfulness-of-atheist-a.php#sthash.rjGuhMA3.dpuf

Aaron Denlinger over at Reformation 21 has an interesting and insightful post about the new phenomenon of atheist billboards.

The Deceitfulness of Atheist Advertising – Reformation21 Blog.