According to Jill McDevitt, owner of Feminique Boutique, her business doubled since the church filed their complaint. And there was even more good news for Ms. McDevitt.
Since then, she said, she has received hundreds of supportive phone calls and e-mails - including one from France and one from China - donations for legal expenses, and multiple interview requests.At the risk of over-interpreting this situation, I cannot resist suggesting that increasing numbers of people may be tiring of the whole morality police thing. Religion has long attempted to insert itself in the sex lives of consenting adults, despite the obvious inappropriateness of this (at least to me). Could there be a lesson for the church in this?