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TTWMN 039: Christians and Boycotts

MERRY CHRISTMAS! For a few years now, those two words and their avoidance by the secular world have stirred some Christians to relentless rants and righteous boycotts. Jesus promised that the world would hate his followers, as it hated him. So why do we continue to be surprised when businesses and organizations seek to remove any mention of His name from public view, or prevent their employees from mentioning it? And what should we do about it? (hint, did you hear our show this week on politics?)

 

Discussed on this episode

This video from Joshua Feuerstein that sparked the entire debate about the red cups.

 

No serious Christians aren’t worried about the stupid Starbucks cups (The Blaze)

Rating the Top Retailers and How They Market to Christmas Shoppers (AFA.net)