Jesus in the front, guns in the back? That isn’t Rocky Mount United Methodist Church’s official motto, but maybe it should be

The Jemison, Alabama church has taken an unorthodox approach to attracting new members by transforming what used to be a backyard gully into a gun range for parishioners.

“There are a lot of people that are interested in enjoying themselves in a safe fellowship environment with a gun,” pastor Phillip Guin, told Mashable. “This is not anything about some radical form of militant Christianity. It is a bit unique out of the box as church ministry goes, but we see it no differently as a church having a softball team or hosting camping ministries.” Read more…

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