Drew Bekius is a former Evangelical Pastor who came out as an Atheist a few years ago. He went back to his seminary to be interviewed by students curious about how a Christian pastor should counsel an atheist. The resulting video is simply the best explanation of what it means to be an atheist, at least in a way that a conservative Christian could understand. If you want Christians to understand you, you know, those that keep “praying for you” and the Christians who just don’t seem to understand you; send them this video. But you should also read the blog. Check out this little gem:
During the interview, I found one moment more striking than any other. And it wasn’t anything I had said. After being asked about the influences that led to my atheism, my interviewer turned his camera off and responded in a moment of disbelief:
“Wow, this disproves everything we normally believe about atheism.”
Yes. Yes, it does, my friend. Yes, it most certainly does…
Check it out, it’s worth your time.