"It is important that we show compassion and love towards our brother Dennis Rader. If what is claimed to be true, we should be about the business of asking for God's help in healing of heart and soul," he told them during his sermon. "The truth from God will free us from the anger, the pain, the bitterness, the hardened heart, the release from being lost and confused."
Meanwhile, in Florida:
The case has had some impact on the private life of the judge. On March 17, Judge Greer withdrew from Calvary Baptist Church in Clearwater after its pastor, the Rev. William Rice, asked him to clarify whether he was still a member.