Nativity Trayvon*Whoa. Talk about making a powerful (and courageous) statement!

A congregation member at  Claremont (CA) United Methodist Church created a nativity scene that does just that.

The scene replaces the baby Jesus with a Trayvon Martin figure in its place. With a designated intent to make a statement on the repercussions of gun violence, the scene shows a mannequin wearing a black hooded sweatshirt with blood spilling from its chest and pooling on the ground.

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