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Rachel Held Evans: You don’t have to give away iPads at church to reach millennials

Nov 19, 2015

St. Lydia’s is a Lutheran church in Brooklyn, N.Y., that does a whole service around an actual shared meal; it’s called a dinner church. Going back to the very ancient practice of Communion, but in a way that kind of hasn’t been done in a long time. You don’t have to put on a show, you don’t have to give away iPads. That stuff rings kind of hollow. It’s more about recovering these ancient practices, but expressing them to a new generation in a new way.

 

Read the full interview with Rachel Held Evans in the Charlotte Observer here