Where’s Jesus? Check Aisle 5 October 7, 2014

Where’s Jesus? Check Aisle 5

If you were to visit the Independent Grocers Alliance (IGA) store in Paxton, Illinois, you might notice something interesting in Aisle 5:

Those pictures were taken by reader garman, who now has a hankering for “Jesus is the Way” bagged cereal. Which I assume tastes pretty bland unless you coat it with a lot of sugar.

I contacted IGA national two days ago to find out about their proselytization policies. Are store owners allowed to preach the gospel through their stores, or was this the work of a rogue Christian manager? A spokesperson for the organization told me via email: “The Independent Grocers Alliance (IGA) has no policy regarding religion as each store is independently owned and operated.”


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