“There is no elegant way to protect the sheep from hungry wolves.”
We have once again been reminded how hate filled cowards take advantage of soft targets.
11 Killed in Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting
Sunday, October 28, 2018
“The shooter stormed the building during a Saturday morning service, fatally shooting 11 mostly elderly people and wounding six others including four police officers, before he was arrested.”
Kroger store shooting suspect tried to first access church
10/26/2018 – Associated Press
JEFFERSONTOWN, Ky. — A man with a history of violence and mental illness was recorded on surveillance video apparently trying to get inside a church in Kentucky before he went to a grocery store and fatally shot two store patrons, police said.
After releasing a photo of the suspect, authorities received a tip from an employee of the city of Jeffersontown who said he thought he saw Gregory Bush outside the First Baptist church prior to Wednesday’s shooting, city police chief Sam Rogers said. The video confirmed Bush’s presence about 10 to 15 minutes before he went to the grocery store, Rogers said.
“We prayed to our God and posted a guard . . .” Nehemiah 4:9
It is regrettable, but the wolves choose soft targets. It is our responsibility to make chosen targets as undesirable as possible by hardening the target. We harden the target by preparing ourselves for an unwanted attack.
It is understood that a good many members of any congregation possess a concealed carry license and may even carry a firearm during services. However, are they qualified to carry a deadly weapon in public?
There is more to carrying a firearm in public then just knowing how to pull a trigger and shooting holes in a paper target.
Successful completion of our GUARDIAN TRAINING PROGRAM provides the participant with an official NRA, nationally recognized certificate of training that can be used for both applying for
- a Florida concealed carry weapons license and
- applying for a reduction in liability insurance premiums
With the successful completion of our GUARDIAN TRAINING PROGRAM all members of a congregation’s “security/watch team” will have the uniform training, know the abilities and capabilities of its members.
You or members of your congregation may have received ALICE training, from a local law enforcement agency and either thought that was all there is available or wondered where could you or members of your “security/watch team” get more or practical defense training.
Contact us for practical training that will harden your soft target and make it undesirable prey for the hate filled wolves.