February 04, 2004

Gadgets for God

And now . . . this, courtesy of the Beeb:

Nine new church products, including a karaoke hymn player, will be battling it out for a new award at an exhibition in Devon.

A solar-powered electronic Bible and a JCUK (Jesus Christ, United King) T-shirt are among the products pitching to win the first My Church Needs One of Those (McNoot) Award to be held in Exeter on 5 February. . . .

Church leaders hope the new ideas will appeal to the younger generation and reverse the steep decline in church attendances.

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Yeah, nothing says "Generation Y" quite like a karaoke hymn player.