We know that demographic trends show a rising percentage of Nones in America. People are dropping their religious labels faster than ever before, and that’s a cause for concern for many church leaders and churchgoers.
Shane Hayes is an Christian who believes he can reach out to atheists in a way that’s far more effective than the usual breed of apologists — Good luck with that — in part because he used to be an atheist, too.
His new book, out this week, is called The End of Unbelief: A new approach to the question of God (Leafwood Publishers, 2014):
In the excerpt below, Hayes makes what he calls an Agnostic argument for faith: