Windsor Hills Baptist had to cancel its plan to give away a semiautomatic assault rifle to a teenager because one of the organizers hurt his foot. While the church has been ridiculed nationally for the event, it is planning to give away the assault rifle next year instead as part of its promotion for its weekend youth conference.
Youth pastor, Bob Ross, insists that he was just trying to bring teens to Jesus by offering them a chance to own an assault rife. The event highlights shooting competitions on the church website. They has since removed the guns-for-God event, click here.
However, Pastor emeritus Jim Vineyard injured his foot and wouldn’t be able to attend.
It is not clear what the kids are shooting at in their search for salvation. What is clear is that nothing says Jesus like a smokin’ semiautomatic assault rifle.
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