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

     
 
 
 
    

 

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