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Monday, April 28, 2014
Audience Responds to Punches, the Gospel at Georgia Church's Mixed Martial Arts Event (VIDEO)

Audience Responds to Punches, the Gospel at Georgia Church's Mixed Martial Arts Event (VIDEO)

Most successful church events implement the trinity of F's: Food, Fun and Fellowship. Last Friday night, a Georgia church drew hundreds to their outreach gathering by adding an uncommon fourth: Fighting.

New Season Church in Hiram, Ga. put on "Fight Club," a mixed martial arts event much like a night of UFC under a big tent. About 400 men came to watch fighters contend for victory. The fight card was presented with a barbecue dinner and the Gospel, to which many reportedly responded and decided to follow Christ.

Church and MMA are apparently having a moment right now. We previously looked at the documentary "Fight Church," which follows pastors who seek to knock each other out in the ring.

H/T: The Grio

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