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Church Posts 'Strip for Me' Sign Near Strip Club

Birmingham pastor gets his message across
By John Johnson,  Newser Staff
Posted Mar 26, 2013 12:01 PM CDT
Church Posts 'Strip for Me' Sign Near Strip Club
A frame grab of the sign from video at WBRC.   (WBRC)

(Newser) – A billboard near a "gentlemen's club" in Birmingham screams out "strip for me" to passersby, which is notable mainly because it was put up not by the club but by a local church, reports WBRC. The pastor of Rock Church is paraphrasing a line from the Bible's book of Hebrews I, in which people are asked to strip away their sins and encumbrances to serve Jesus. The pastor says his attention-grabbing stunt has a simple purpose: He wants guys to think twice about going into the club and spend that time with their families instead. (Read more strip club stories.)

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