What happens when you dumb down religion? Posted By: ricksteroni 12/11/2012 12:49:02 PM Brutally Honest, by Rick Original Article
A Lutheran church in Wisconsin finds out:
A Waunakee church that pushed the concept of “casual worship” to new levels didn’t draw enough interest and has closed.
St. Andrew Lutheran Church, 5757 Emerald Grove Lane, sought to attract people put off by the rituals and trappings of traditional worship services. Parishioners ripped out the church’s pews, pulpit and communion rail four years ago and installed coffeehouse tables, easy chairs and a cappuccino machine...