August 20, 2013 – Chicago- Three men in a white vehicle fired gunshots at a group of people on the steps of the Uptown Baptist Church, Monday evening. Witnesses told police that one gunman fired as many as 20 shots from the vehicle. Police say that the shooting was gang related. Three of the people who were shot were listed from stable to critical condition. One person received minor injuries and was treated and released from the hospital and one of the persons shot was in critical condition and on life support, and was not expected to survive. Please join Church Security in praying for the victims, their families and the safety of Uptown Baptist Church as the surrounding community.