The Story of Jesus Bracelet

The story of Jesus bracelet (See Appendix) is a bracelet of glass, wood, and acrylic beads with metal charms, including a star and a cross. Each of the beads and charms pertains to His Story or the life of Christ. The immediate function of the artifact is to remind wearers and observers of the life of Christ, from his birth (3 white beads represent the wise men) to his crucifixion (a silver cross) and resurrection (a dove charm) that demonstrate his love for us (a heart bead). The artifact is not just a piece of jewelry but it serves as a symbol of Christian community as well as reminding wearers and observers of the spiritual nature of a life modeled on Christ's.

The Jesus bracelet is a strong symbol of community among Christians, with the bracelet offered for sale to Christian groups and organizations in order to help spread the word and message of Christ. It serves as a spiritual reminder for wearers of Christ's sacrifice for humans as well as a reminder to remain spiritual by modeling the example of Christ. As McDannell (1) maintains, "People b



Related Essays

Galilee, Jesus and The Gospels .... When we consider, then, the book's strongest points, we must first appreciate the delight which is inherent in the story of Jesus with respect to these ironic .... (1537 6 )

Gospel according to Mark .... Kelber, Werner H. Mark's Story of Jesus. Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1979. .... Kelber, Werner H. Mark's Story of Jesus. Philadelphia: Fortress Press, 1979. .... (2221 9 )

John Shea's Stories of God .... With regard to Christianity and myth, Shea takes the position that the story of Jesus is really the story of God: "The good news is not about Jesus but about .... (1291 5 )

The film Ben-Hur (1959) .... But the movie also has a subtitle, which is "A Story of the Christ," and it combines the story of Jesus Christ with the story of Ben-Hur. .... (1820 7 )

Ched Myers Liberal Christianity .... in radicalism/liberalism/political activism has been brought to his Binding the Strong Man: A Political Reading of Mark's Story of Jesus (Maryknoll, NY: Orbis .... (1371 5 )

Category: Arts - T
Common Topics
Click Here to Get Instant Access to over 32,000 Professionally Written Papers!!!
Join Now  
Saved Papers  
Save your essays here so you can locate them quickly!
"Thank you for making such a high quality site! Your papers are the best I have seen around"
Debbie B.
"Your site was very helpful and gave me the details I needed in order to complete my essay!!!"
Mike F.
"This site is an excellent vehicle for quick referrences. Thanks a bunch!"
Carla T.
"Great site, I got a lot of new ideas I would have never thought of before."
Nate A.
"I love this site!!!"
Marie H.
Copyright © 2007 - 2014 Lots of Essays. All Rights Reserved. DMCA