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Monday, December 21, 2009

David Jackson, associate pastor at First Baptist Church in Sikeston, straightens the plants on the church's poinsettia tree.
(Photo by Leonna Heuring, Staff)
Bringing beauty to the worship place


SIKESTON -- Christian churches may have their different beliefs, but during the Christmas season, they share a common goal: to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ through their various decorations.

"Christmas is an easy time, especially in worship space, to bring beauty in, and people really appreciate when they see beautiful things," said Jeremiah Reeve, associate pastor of First United Methodist Church in Sikeston. "The trees and lights add to people's experiences."

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