But Why Would You Need a Gun in a Church? Self-defense, That’s Why

Don’t bring a hammer to gunfight. Detroit pastor shoots, kills hammer-wielding church intruder | Fox News

Cops say Deante Smith, 25, attacked the unidentified pastor and threatened several parishioners of The City of God church with a brick and hammer, FOX2 reported. Police said the attack was not random; the pastor and Smith knew each other and the two have had problems in the past.

The guy comes into the service threatening mayhem. The pastor pulls out a GLOCK and fires “several” shots, hitting the miscreant 4 or 5 times.