Elzora Ott colors, cuts out and poses with the Flat Jesus she created Friday night, June 5, at the United Methodist Church’s Pie and Ice Cream Social during the Buffalo Days Celebration. “If Flat Stanley can go anywhere, you can take Jesus everywhere,” Ott said.

'Flat Jesus' debuts at Buffalo Days

Luverne’s United Methodist Church is using crayons and paper to convey an important message.

“We’re committed to bringing more life to the love of Jesus in the community,” said Pastor Dorie Hall.

Called “Flat Jesus,” the message Hall conveyed to audience members at Sunday’s ecumenical church service was to color and cut out the caricature likeness of Jesus.


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