This is not some insidious attempt to corrupt your religion. Or your children. Or your basic grasp of what's good and evil in this world. It is NOT a subtle organized campaign to remove Christ from your life and holiday, while secretly putting BEER in your refrigerator.
It's Greek. It is part of an alphabet that...GASP!...existed BEFORE a bunch of self-righteous and extremely ignorant people with power-issues moved into the Southern United States and proceeded to re-write the Bible in order to best suit their own misguided delusions of what constitutes good, bad, evil and WRONG.
And honey, writing an article in a newspaper CONDEMNING this usage? Because you think it's a "plot"? Now, THAT'S wrong.