Local Christians Condemn Westboro Group

Local Christians Condemn Westboro Group

Dismay, sadness and horror are just a few of the reactions expressed by community members and those “of faith” in reaction to the news that protesters from the Westboro Church may attend services in Sheridan this week.

Though they call themselves “Primitive Baptists,” mainstream Baptists have been adamant in condemning the actions of the Westboros. Senior Pastor at First Baptist Church in Sheridan, Pastor John Craft, is one:

Pastor Craft adds that he is “troubled” and “concerned” by the protests of the Westboros and is “so grieved for the family of Private Cerwick” and says that he has “been praying for them.”

Eye Care of the Big Horns
view counter
We will soon be requiring people to use their real names for comments. Please take a couple moments to edit your Disqus accounts to reflect this change. You can edit your user name here.

Send us a News Tip!

Have a news tip?
Use our anonymous form to let us know.