Repackaging Jesus

By Tim Watkin In Uncategorized

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25th December, 2004
Among the unholy trinity of work deadlines, Christmas shopping and holiday planning, December is one of the few times of year that non-churchgoers consider catching a church service. Whether you're looking for some meaning among the mall-trawls and mistletoe, wanting to give your kids a bit of baby Jesus and all that tradition, or after just a few minutes' peace, you might be shopping for a church about now, alongside the stocking fillers. Just like the retailers, the churches are chasing your business. They, too, have been spending on their marketing and promotions and organising some ...

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