By Lonnie Wilkey
Editor, Baptist and Reflector
On Sunday, Nov. 5, a Texas man entered First Baptist Church, Sutherland Springs, Texas (about 35 miles southeast of San Antonio), and killed 26 innocent people and wounded about 20 others.
This occurred roughly five weeks after a man killed a woman in an Antioch, Tenn., church parking lot and then wounded seven people inside the church.
In the case of the most recent shooting, CNN reported that one family lost eight members. Among those reportedly killed was the 14-year-old daughter of the church’s pastor, Frank Pomeroy who, along with his wife, was out of town on Sunday. The visiting pastor reportedly was among those killed. [Read more…]