"You have heard that it was said, 'Love your neighbor and hate your enemy.' But I tell you: Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you" (Matthew 5:43-44, NIV).
In The Lookout magazine this week, Tim Woodroof has a good article titled Atheist Chic which describes the growing popularity of militant atheism in American culture. Mr. Woodroof also describes some good ways to respond to the trend. The article may be read at http://lookoutmag.com/articles/culture.asp. If his article has been replaced, scroll down and you should be able to find a link to it among the previously published articles. The Lookout is among the best Christian magazines available online.