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At the SE Christian Church in Louisville, KY, Bob Russell tells of the time he had been entering the changing room with a candidate for baptism. As he opened the door, another man was in the process of taking off his coat preparing to baptize still another candidate. This man was a local police officer who carried a revolver in a holster beneath his coat at all times. When Bob’s candidate saw the gun he gaped in astonishment, to which the policeman commented, “Oh, didn’t they tell you? We have a ‘no back out’ policy with regard to baptism.”