Baltimore Pastor Rips City’s Cease and Desist Order: “God tells us how to worship Him, nobody else gets to do that.”
A pastor in Baltimore ripped up the city’s cease and desist letter mandating his church stop conducting in-person services or face a steep fine.
On Wednesday, Calvary Baptist Church pastor Stacey Shiflett preached to his congregation passionately rejecting Baltimore County’s orders, prior to tearing up the city’s letter.
— Stacey Shiflett 🇺🇸 (@staceyshiflett) May 21, 2020
“News flash: Pharoah doesn’t get to dictate to God’s people how they worship their God,” Shiflett told church members. “God’s the one that defines the parameters.”
Pastor Shiflett went on to remark churches during this time should