Pastor Greg Locke tells congregants ‘take them stupid masks off’ during Easter service

By The Christian Post

Pastor of Global Vision Bible Church in Tennessee, Greg Locke, preaches on Easter Sunday 2021. | Facebook/Pastor Greg Locke

Despite federal guidance urging the wearing of masks to control the spread of COVID-19, popular internet personality Greg Locke, who leads the Global Vision Bible Church in Tennessee, mocked some of his congregants for following that advice “like sheep” on Easter Sunday before telling them to “take them stupid masks off!”

“Unless you’re under a doctor’s orders — and a few of you are — take them stupid masks off when you come to Global Vision! There, I said it on Easter. Take them stupid masks off,” Locke declared during his Holy Week sermon. “Call me crazy? You come, pull up in the parking lot wearing two masks in a car by yourself. Call me crazy? That’s crack-smoking crazy is what that is.“

His shot at his mask-wearing attendees came after he referenced Isaiah 53:6, which says: “All we like sheep have gone astray; we have turned everyone to his own way; and the Lord hath laid on him the iniquity of us all.”

“It’s interesting God calls us that [sheep]. Not much has changed, has it? You remember this time last year?  This time last year, they were like, ‘Oh my goodness! You cannot have resurrection service; you will kill everybody. You are going to kill everybody within 250 miles.’ We ain’t killed nobody yet, by the way,” the pastor said. 

Source:The Christian Post