Preach Better Sermons


Christianity Today’s Christian History email newsletter dropped a nice gem in my inbox this morning. On this date in history:

May 3, 1675: A Massachusetts law goes into effect requiring church doors to be locked during services. Officials enacted the law because too many people were leaving before sermons were over.

Here’s an idea: Instead of passing a law, preach better sermons.

One thought on “Preach Better Sermons

  1. Yes, I totally agree. Who would want to go knowing they would be locked in?! A bit much…

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