The following excerpt is from an article that originally appeared on Keep and Bear
The media seems unsure what to make of the American church’s move toward arming itself in the wake of a series of church centered shootings.
Some in the media seem ready to mock Christians for not being filled with enough faith to trust that God will keep them from harm. Others seem oddly gleeful at the fact that Christians feel uncomfortable enough that this conversation is happening at all. Still others are ready to push for legislation to keep churches from protecting themselves and their parishioners by passing new laws to keep guns out of places of worship.
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A church in Texas has started a ministry team to provide defense for the church:
The First Baptist Church in southeastern Texas is like any other, meant to be a place of reverence, a safe haven for anyone to pray and expresspost was originally published on this site