Getting up for Church

John Fletcher was a Church of England pastor in the 1700’s. He got tired of people telling him they couldn’t make it to church because they couldn’t get up early enough to get their families ready. Here’s his solution:

“Taking a bell in his hand, he set out every Sunday for some months at five in the morning, and went round the most distant parts of the parish inviting all inhabitants to the house of God.”

Awesome.

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