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Church Holds Second Amendment Sunday

During the membership classes for the church we go to the pastor assures people that their kids are safe in Sunday School because the members of the security team all have their concealed carry permits. I know that they do carry because one warm Sunday the guy at the check-in was printing so badly that I could almost read the logo on his full-size, double-stack pistol.

God and guns go hand-in-hand according to a Chicago-area pastor who hosted a Second Amendment Sunday in his church – that included a cake decorated with an edible chocolate Glock emblazoned with the phrase, “Blessed Are the Peacemakers.”

“Jesus was not a pacifist,” said John Kirkwood, pastor of Grace Gospel Fellowship in Bensenville, Ill. “The idea that the gun is evil – that’s a myth that’s been perpetrated by the left. It’s sad to me as a pastor to see that.”

Kirkwood said he has been disturbed by a series of incidents involving school children punished for playing cops and robbers,...