Local pastor under fire for mentioning God in 9/11 speech at school

Local pastor under fire for mentioning God in 9/11 speech at school

October 9th, 2013 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local - Breaking News

Sale Creek School

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Alan Stewart

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Rechoboth Baptist Church pastor, Alan Stewart, was trying to inspire students during a 9/11 speech at Sale Creek Middle-High School.

"Did I mention God in the speech that day, I sure did," he says.

That speech has him and the Hamilton County Board of Education in the cross-hairs of a national group that works against that sort of thing.

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