Nativity Naivety

Thanks for the comments you’ve posted to the previous “Post” I am disappointed that you so easily conceded defeat but I couldn’t find anything to trump it either. I throw in a scene that is right up there in terms of cheesiness but lacks the previous level of sickening crassness
On a more serious note though. How do we get away from the Christmas Card dung free perfection that looks like being born in a stable was a jolly lovely alfresco alternative? The fact that God’s son was born into extreme poverty, discomfort and danger is a potent opening statement in God’s rescue plan that gets so easily lost eh?
If you’ve managed a teaching session with your group where there was real engagment with this, I’d love to hear about it!
I’ve got a great title for the session: “Time to STOP cutting the Crap!