United States: Abundant Life Christian Center in La Marque, near Houston have resorted to bribery to get bums on seats.
...give away a new Chrysler PT Cruiser to a woman and a Harley Davidson Sportster to a man at its New Year's Eve service.
Parishioners and visitors have been eligible to enter for the free drawings each time they attended a service in recent weeks, and members who brought visitors could enter twice...
...The winners must be at Wednesday's service to drive them away
I'd like to hear the sermon on gambling from this church.
Church gives away car, Harley to draw crowd - Associated Press, 29th December 2003.